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BlaBlaBus
With transfers
6h 16m
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FlixBus
With transfers
5h 25m
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FlixBus
With transfers
5h 40m
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FlixBus
With transfers
5h 25m
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5h 00m
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5h 00m
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Basel to Frankfurt am Main Airport bus information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and bus companies that offer buses from Basel to Frankfurt am Main Airport

Round-trip from

$34

One-way from

$11

Avg travel time

5h 22m

Popular bus line

FlixBus
Bus tickets from Basel to Frankfurt am Main Airport found within the last 3 days start at $34 round-trip
The cheapest one-way bus ticket starts at $11. This price was found within the last 3 days.
The average bus ride from Basel to Frankfurt am Main Airport is 5h 22m
FlixBus and BlaBlaBus service this route

Basel Bus Station Directory

Location of major bus stations in Basel
Basel Musical TheaterBasel, 47.56900778427121, 7.597578677246091
Basel HeiliggeistkircheBasel, 47.54194, 7.5982285
Basel Mulhouse Hertz Mulhouse DowntownBasel, 47.749504, 7.350879
Basel Customs Office Basel/St.Louis-AutobahnBasel, 47.57487, 7.565326
Basel Mulhouse Ibis Centre FilatureBasel, 47.753994, 7.348715

Frankfurt am Main Airport Bus Station Directory

Location of major bus stations in Frankfurt am Main Airport
Frankfurt am Main Wurzburg ResidenzplatzFrankfurt am Main, 49.793022, 9.936871
Frankfurt am Main Koblenz KoblenzFrankfurt am Main, 50.35357, 7.57884
Frankfurt am Main Saarbruecken SaarbrueckenFrankfurt am Main, 49.207546, 6.961167
Frankfurt am Main Koblenz KoblenzFrankfurt am Main, 50.35357, 7.57884
Frankfurt am Main Saarbruecken Saarbruecken Q-ParkFrankfurt am Main, 49.232773, 6.98246
Frankfurt am Main Fulda Weimarer StraßeFrankfurt am Main, 50.556866, 9.670118

Book round-trip bus tickets from Basel to Frankfurt am Main Airport

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip bus tickets from Basel to Frankfurt am Main Airport that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
FlixBus
Jun 16
3:05 amBasel SBB
5h 40m
8:45 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
Jun 28
3:35 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
5h 45m
9:20 amBasel SBB
FlixBus
Jun 6
3:00 amBasel SBB
5h 00m
8:00 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
Jun 8
3:35 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
5h 45m
9:20 amBasel SBB
FlixBus
Jun 13
3:00 amBasel SBB
5h 00m
8:00 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
Jun 16
8:00 pmFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
5h 00m
1:00 amBasel SBB
FlixBus
Jun 14
4:50 amBasel SBB
5h 40m
10:30 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
Jun 16
8:15 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
5h 20m
1:35 pmBasel SBB
FlixBus
Jun 13
3:00 amBasel SBB
5h 00m
8:00 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
Jun 15
3:35 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
5h 45m
9:20 amBasel SBB
FlixBus
Jun 14
6:35 pmBasel SBB
5h 45m
12:20 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
Jun 15
3:35 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
5h 45m
9:20 amBasel SBB

Book one-way bus tickets from Basel to Frankfurt am Main Airport

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way bus tickets from Basel to Frankfurt am Main Airport we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find bus tickets by date.
BlaBlaBus
Jun 8
10:45 amBasel SBB
6h 16m
5:01 pmFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
FlixBus
May 29
2:35 pmBasel SBB
5h 25m
8:00 pmFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
FlixBus
Jun 7
3:05 amBasel SBB
5h 40m
8:45 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
FlixBus
Jun 11
2:35 pmBasel SBB
5h 25m
8:00 pmFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
FlixBus
Jun 10
3:00 amBasel SBB
5h 00m
8:00 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
FlixBus
May 28
3:00 amBasel SBB
5h 00m
8:00 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof

FAQs for booking bus tickets from Basel to Frankfurt am Main

What bus stations do you depart from and arrive at when travelling from Basel to Frankfurt on the Main?

Buses from Basel to Frankfurt on the Main usually depart from Basel SBB. Getting to Basel SBB should be quick considering it is near from the city center. You can hop on a bus, car, or tram to get there. The city is small enough to navigate on foot. There are three arrival stations in Frankfurt on the Main, namely Frankfurt on the Main Central Station, Frankfurt on the Main Hauptbahnhof, and Hafeninsel Mitte. Frankfurt on the Main Hauptbahnhof is the most popular arrival station. If the bus drops you at Frankfurt on the Main Central Station or Frankfurt on the Main Hauptbahnhof, you will be near from the town center, meaning you can get around by walking. However, Hafeninsel Mitte is a bit far, so you’ll need to get on a commuter/city train, also known as S-Bahn. Alternatively, use the U-Bahn subways, taxi, or car rental.

When does the first and last bus depart from Basel to Frankfurt on the Main?

If you want to start your journey before dawn, you are more likely to be served by FlixBus. Their earliest bus to Frankfurt on the Main from Basel leaves Basel SBB at 2:15 am. The same bus is scheduled for arrival at Frankfurt on the Main Hauptbahnhof at 8:45 am. This trip may involve one connection. The last FlixBus trip is schedule for departure at 10:05 pm and arrival in Frankfurt on the Main at 3:45 am. At momondo, our search engine allows you to pick bus tickets from Basel to Frankfurt on the Main depending on your budget and urgency. Use our filters to check the price, stopovers, departure, and arrival time to customize everything to your needs.

How many buses are there from Basel to Frankfurt on the Main each day?

FlixBus is the main service provider along this route. Within 24 hours, you can expect about ten buses from Basel to Frankfurt on the Main. Generally, there is a bus running every 30 minutes. However, the number of buses per day may differ on holidays and weekends. FlixBus operates both in the daytime and at night. Normally, the company offers direct buses to Frankfurt on the Main from Basel. But the trip may be longer on routes that require a transfer or on certain busy days. If you book through momondo, you’ll be able to choose a bus for a specific date in advance to avoid the last-minute rush.

What amenities are offered on buses travelling from Basel to Frankfurt on the Main?

Basel to Frankfurt on the Main bus companies understand the needs of long-distance travelers. That is why they've put in place the latest amenities to make your trip to Germany a pleasure. The first thing you’ll get once on board is a comfortable seat. Some modern buses have fully reclined ergonomic seats with adjustable headrests. Because travelers spend most of their time on mobile devices, the buses provide free Wi-Fi for browsing the web. On top of that, onboard power outlets will keep your gadgets charged throughout the journey. Most buses from Basel to Frankfurt on the Main feature bathrooms, so the driver doesn’t need to take too many breaks on the road.

Can I bring a pet on board the bus from Basel to Frankfurt on the Main?

Unfortunately, buses to Frankfurt on the Main from Basel do not allow pets. Plan ahead if you must travel with a service dog to avoid pet-related issues with the bus company. You have to put the dog on a leash or use a crate in that case. Before the travel date, call the bus line to ensure that they have reserved an appropriate place for you and your dog. Each bus has unique rules and procedures for boarding a service animal. Know what documents to carry, and always be considerate when sitting next to someone on the bus with your dog.

How much does a bus ticket from Basel to Frankfurt am Main cost?

A ticket from Basel to Frankfurt am Main for this week starts from $11 one-way. The cost of your ticket may vary depending on when you book, so we recommend you plan early. $25 is what you can expect to pay for a bus ride from Basel to Frankfurt am Main one-way.

How long is the bus ride from Basel to Frankfurt am Main?

Arrive at your destination quickly by taking a 5h 00m bus from Basel to Frankfurt am Main. Depending on the bus you select, the travel time may vary by up to 0h 22m. Take the FlixBus bus from Basel and you’ll arrive in your destination quickly.

When should I purchase the bus tickets from Basel to Frankfurt am Main?

Bus ticket prices from Basel to Frankfurt am Main are the same no matter when you choose to book them. Prices are $25 one-way this week and should remain stable for at least the next 3 months.

Which bus companies operate between Basel to Frankfurt am Main?

FlixBus and BlaBlaBus will take you from Basel to Frankfurt am Main. FlixBus has been recently found as the cheapest option from $34 round-trip.

How far is Basel to Frankfurt am Main by bus?

The straight-line distance from Basel to Frankfurt am Main is 177.0 mi. The actual distance by bus will change based on the roads and any traffic, closures, roadwork or tolls that may impact the driver’s route. In terms of time, 5h 00m by bus is reasonable for normal traffic levels.


FlixBus buses from Basel to Frankfurt am Main

Our best FlixBus deals on Basel to Frankfurt am Main bus tickets
FlixBus
Jun 16
ZDH3:05 amBasel SBB
5h 40m
ZRB8:45 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
Jun 28
ZRB3:35 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
5h 45m
ZDH9:20 amBasel SBB
FlixBus
May 26
ZDH3:00 amBasel SBB
5h 00m
ZRB8:00 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
May 29
ZRB11:00 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
4h 55m
ZDH3:55 pmBasel SBB
FlixBus
May 25
ZDH5:40 pmBasel SBB
5h 05m
ZRB10:45 pmFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
Jun 17
ZRB8:15 amFrankfurt am Main Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof
5h 20m
ZDH1:35 pmBasel SBB

More bus options to Frankfurt am Main

Besides Basel there are other cities with transportation to Frankfurt am Main. See below for more options.
Buses to Frankfurt am Main from Brussels
Fastest travel time6h 25m
Cheapest price$46
Buses to Frankfurt am Main from Amsterdam
Fastest travel time6h 25m
Cheapest price$664
Buses to Frankfurt am Main from Dortmund
Fastest travel time3h 05m
Cheapest price$36
Buses to Frankfurt am Main from Karlsruhe
Fastest travel time2h 10m
Cheapest price$94
Buses to Frankfurt am Main from Nuremberg
Fastest travel time3h 10m
Cheapest price$111

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