Transportation from Basel Airport to Freiburg
The easiest way getting to Freiburg from Basel airport only Chf 260 per transfer, with Transfer Service Basel, we offer private transfers from and to the airport for any destination.
There are various options when choosing transportation between Basel airport and Freiburg. The economically sound way to go is with public transportation, that is the bus. The journey takes only 15 minutes and is very affordable, it just costs a few Euros; you can buy your tickets at the vending machines at the station. If you are running for your bus, you can always purchase the tickets on board. The bus service is also very efficient as buses depart constantly stating at 3:30 in the morning until almost 1:00. It is a good idea to check the timetable
The train is also very reasonably priced, however it might be bit messy as it requires taking bus 50 to Basel SBB and there a tram to Basel Badisher railway. Also, travelers are required to pass through Swiss immigration, what can be somewhat unpleasant. Be sure to have all your documents handy to facilitate and accelerate the border processing.
As Basel Airport is located just a short drive from both the German and Swiss border, it is not uncommon to hire a taxi to take you from one country to the other. The A35 motorway is a very efficient road to take and can really speed things along.
One of the easiest ways to book a taxi is with Transfer Service Basel and is quite popular among those who prefer a luxury ride. Also, taxis are very conveniently located at the front of the Arrivals hall. The rate for a one way trip from Basel airport to Frieburg is 170 Swiss franc.
As the Swiss city centre of Basel is just 8 kilometers away, or 12 minutes, from the airport visitors can choose between various routes that will allow first visitors to get to know the city of Basel and its layout.
Bigger groups will find that transportation becomes much more affordable if they hire a minivan. These can accommodate up to 8 people and are always the same low price. It´s not a bad way to head into town. It is advisable to do your research before arriving to the airport to be able to get you best deal and rent the minivan that it just the best for you and your group.
If you like the idea of really taking the trip into your own hands you can rent a car from one of the numerous international companies available, which you can find on both the French and the Swiss sectors of the airport . Car rental companies such as Budget, Hertz, Eurocar and Enterprise are located in hall 1 of the French area, and in hall 4 of the Swiss area, in both cases on level 2. The ride from Basel airport to Freiburg will take you approximately 50 minutes as only 75 kilometers separates both locations.
Passengers departing from this airport can park their cars in Europort with no hassle. Parking rates depend n the length of the stay and range from 1 Euro for 10 minutes to almost 400 Euros if staying for three weeks.