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Basel Airport & Transfer Guide

Full name of Basel Airport is EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg. It is an international airport, located on the border of France and Switzerland, with Germany nearby and over 7 million chose it every year. Therefore it is a brilliant choice for your ski holidays and we would be more than happy to be your transfer provider to your chosen ski resort.

Airport Location

Basel Airport has a unique location - it is located in France, but only 3 km from Basel, Switzerland, 20 km from Mulhouse, France and 46km from Freiburg, Germany.,7.455458,12z/data=!3m1!5s0x4791bc03468153c9:0xe6831b8436906f73!4m5!3m4!1s0x4791bc03489a7343:0xbf89976c80072a54!8m2!3d47.5981804!4d7.5254958

Closest Ski Resorts to Basel Airport

Basel Airport has a very appealing location for winter sport lovers - there are many great ski resorts in just 2-3 hours drive. Here are some ski resorts that are close to Basel Airport. These transfer times are approximate only - weather and traffic conditions can have significant impact to transfer times. :

  • Adelboden (Switzerland) - 166 km/ 2 hours 20 minutes
  • Andermatt (Switzerland) - 175 km/ 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Arosa (Switzerland) - 238 km/ 3 hours 10 minutes
  • Brig (Switzerland) - 325 km/ 3 hours 45 minutes
  • Champery (Switzerland) - 233 km/ 3 hours 15 minutes
  • Château-d'Oex (Switzerland) - 187 km/ 2 hours 35 minutes
  • Chatel (France) - 231 km/ 2 hours 55 minutes
  • Crans-Montana (Switzerland) - 292 km/ 3 hours 50 minutes
  • Davos (Switzerland) - 240 km/ 3 hours 10 minutes
  • Engelberg (Switzerland) - 137 km/ 2 hours
  • Grindelwald (Switzerland) - 173 km/ 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Interlaken (Switzerland) - 165 km/ 2 hours 25 minutes
  • Lech (Austria) - 279 km/ 3 hours 35 minutes
  • Les Diablerets (Switzerland) - 225 km/ 2 hours 50 minutes
  • Portes du Soleil (Switzerland) - 230 km/ 3 hours 5 minutes
  • St Moritz (Switzerland) - 289 km/ 3 hours 50 minutes
  • Verbier (Switzerland) - 260 km/ 3 hours 15 minutes
  • Wengen (Switzerland) - 173 km/ 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Leukerbad (Switzerland) - 292 km/ 3 hours 35 minutes
  • Lenzerheide (Switzerland) - 229 km/ 2 hours 55 minutes

Basel Airport Public Transport Links

Basel Airport is accessible by public transport - by bus, train or taxi. Due to its location, airport it is popular for skiing enthusiasts.
For the most comfortable travel from airport to your selected ski resort, we highly recommend using private transfer services, because you may have to have multiple changes if traveling by public transport.

Airlines Flying to Basel Airport

Here is the list of the most common airlines flying into Basel Airport:

  • Aigle Azur
  • Air France
  • Air Transat
  • Austrian Airlines
  • British Airways
  • Condor
  • EasyJet
  • Eurowings
  • KLM
  • Lufthansa
  • Ryanair
  • TUI fly
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Vueling
  • Wizz Air


Alternative Airports Nearby

Whether you are struggling to find the flight you need or a diversion is needed, it is helpful to know which are the closest airports. Here are some nearby alternatives to Basel Airport:

  • Zurich Airport - 95 km  / 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Geneva Airport - 257 km/ 3 hours 10 minutes


Cost of Flying with your Ski to Basel Airport

Airline companies are charging different fees for your baggage - we have looked at the prices of the main airline companies flying into Basel Airport. Here is approximate cost to travel with your own skis:

  • Aigle Azur - € 25 per flight
  • Air France - € 35 per flight
  • Air Transat - € 90 per flight
  • Austrian Airlines - € 50 per flight
  • British Airways - € 45 per flight
  • Condor - € 50 per flight
  • EasyJet - € 40 per flight
  • Eurowings - € 50 per flight
  • KLM - € 25 per flight
  • Lufthansa - € 50 per flight
  • Ryanair - € 40 per flight
  • TUIfly - € 65 per flight
  • Turkish Airlines - € 25 per flight
  • Vueling - € 35 per flight
  • Wizz Air - € 30 per flight

All the baggage prices are approximate - it may change depending on departure/arrival point and other factors. We recommend to get acquainted with the airlines official info - in many cases skis can be carried as checked baggage within the free baggage allowance.


Important Information for Basel Airport

If you are flying into Basel Airport, here are some vital links and useful info you may need:

Basel Airport Homepage
Basel Tourism Homepage
EuroAirport Business Center

Cost of Transfers from Basel Airport

To ensure you with the best possible transfer service in Alps region is our main goal. Our dynamic pricing structure guarantees that you will get the best deal - it depends on several circumstances and aspects, we don’t have fixed rates.
Here are the main factors what we take into account when making you a great offer:

  • The size of the group traveling
  • The day and time of your travel (midweek is the right choice for a discount!)
  • Chosen airport and location of resort you wish to travel
  • Any special additional discounts that can be offered to you

Significant savings on your transfer costs are feasible if traveling off-peak and off-season - the prices may differ even by 60% if traveling midweek and weekend.

We take into account vehicle availability, transfer schedule, vehicle utilization as well as other costs, for example, parking or road tolls when quoting your transfer. Find out more about our transfer prices, you can do so here.

Transfers from Basel Airport with Alps2Alps

When offering cut-price services for our clients, quality and safety still are our main priorities. Our English speaking, professional drivers will transport you from Basel Airport to your desired ski resort in the best possible way - we are proud of our exceptional reliability and punctuality that you can count on.

Our fleet of cars is formed by modern Renault Trafic, Opel Vivaro and Mercedes E Class vehicles. Vehicles are well equipped for winter conditions and comply with local authority regulation.

Find out more and book your transfer from Basel Airport here!