Basel is Switzerland’s third-largest city, located on the country’s northwest side, at the border with France and Germany. It is considered to be a significant cultural centre since it boasts a wide variety of museums. Additionally, it is an important railway hub with connections to destinations in neighbouring countries.
For your transfer from Zurich Airport to Basel, there are two possible ways: train and taxi. A Zurich Airport taxi or private transfer will get you to your destination for around €150, covering the 90 km distance in 1 hour and 15 minutes. The train from Zurich Airport to Basel takes between 1 hour and 10 minutes and 1 hour and 30 minutes, depending on the type of train and the exact changes required. A single, 2nd class ticket costs €30 on average.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Zurich at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.