Arriving by train
Basel SBB station is the main station for trains from Switzerland, France and Germany. | SBB website |
Most international express trains (including TGV and ICE) call here.
The station is in 10 min walking distance from the venue, or you can take tram line 10 to Heuwaage (4 stops).
The Tram stop is right in front of the hotel
Trains from Germany may also stop at Basel Badischer Bahnhof. From there you can take tram line 6 to Heuwaage (10 stops)
Arriving by plane
EuroAirport Basel has connections to many european destinations. | EuroAirport website |
Bus Line 50 connects the Airport with Basel SBB railway station.
A taxi to the city center costs about 50CHF
Participants from outside of Europe will most likely choose to fly into Zurich Airport. | Zurich Airport website |
An hourly direct train connects Zurich Airport with Basel SBB station.
(~1,5 hour journey).
Alternatively Frankfurt Airport may also be an option. | Frankfurt Airport website |
Direct ICE High Speed Rail connections to Basel run about every two hours.
(~3 hour journey)
Arriving by car
Basel is well connected to the Swiss, French and German motorway network.
Parking may not be available at the hotel, but there is a public 24h parking garage just aroung the corner | Parkhaus Elisabethen |
Please be aware that there is a toll sticker required for swiss motorways, and french motorways are charged at toll booths.