If the offers provided by buses do not suit your needs, trains and carpooling could represent a good alternative for this distance.
How many daily connections exist to go to Basel from Lugano by bus?
If you desire to go to Basel from Lugano by bus, 3 daily connections are available. Please know that there exist 2 direct lines versus 1 routes with at least one change. Therefore, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same bus for the whole trip. However, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute, choosing a route including one change or more could be better.
When are the buses of the line Lugano - Basel scheduled?
The average duration of the journey is 6 hours and 52 minutes, but the fastest bus connections get you to Basel in 6 hours and 10 minutes. The first bus is scheduled at 05:09 and the last one at 16:12.
Which bus companies serve the route Lugano - Basel?
There are many companies cooperating with virail, among which also FlixBus and Marino with buses to Basel.
Flixbus is undoubtedly one of the youngest and most famous bus companies in whole Europe. With more than 40 millions passengers only in 2017, Flixbus offers national and international bus connections, also with night buses.
Marino is an Italian company mostly active in Southern Italy, but providing bus connections driving up to Northern Italy and also to France, Switzerland and Germany.