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      Train between Zurich and Berne

      Switzerland Oct 22, 2016 at 1:50 PM

      I am arriving on a flight at 8 pm on a tuesday in Zurich (next month). How long will it take me to me to get to
      Berne from the Airport should i decide to head for Berne that night? i have swiss rail travel pass.
      thank you for any help.

    • St Moritz train travel and accomodation

      Switzerland Oct 25, 2016 at 3:49 AM

      We are a couple of Australians who will be in Salzburg for two days and have booked a rail ticket for the 28th Oct that is not refundable to Thun via Munich, Zurich and Bern for Euro138 for both of us (1st class).
      It has now been suggested to us that we travel from Salzburg to St Moritz via Landeck and overnight in St Moritz and the next day travel to Thun via Andermatt.
      We were wondering if the suggestion should be considered and we waste the existing ticket. I tried to look at fares from Salzburg on 28th October to St Moritz on the sbb website but it was saying it was too close to travel date to quote price?
      We have lots of time to stay in Thun so don't know if St Moritz is something worth seeing from Thun later during our stay.
      If the St Moritz overnight trip is best done on the way to Thun any suggestions of hotels in St Moritz that are close to station.
      Any suggestions or help with trips from Thun as day or overnight would be appreciated.

    • Mt Titlis Maintenance

      Lucerne Oct 18, 2016 at 8:21 PM

      May i know the maintenance period for 2016?

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      Chaplin's world

      Vevey Oct 8, 2016 at 5:33 PM

      Has anyone been yet at the Museum Chaplin's world and at his house Manoir de Ban? Because I want to go there and I need an advice how to get it, where to stay (2 nights perhaps and no so much expansive hotel for me and my family), then how it looks like and the other advices as travel guide

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      use Zurich or Bern as base city to explore?

      Zürich Oct 2, 2016 at 10:35 AM

      Visiting switzerland for first time. Would really like to see Lucern, Interlaken area and Bern /Zurich?  will be in the country for 5 days before flying out of Zurich to  visit Sevilla. thanks



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    • chetanamale's Profile Photo

      Need Information

      Basel Mar 16, 2016 at 7:02 AM

      I'm planning to be in Switzerland next month. I will fly to Basel and then via train go to Lucerne.
      Could you please help me with

      1.Where I can find Swiss travel pass buying counters on Basel airport ?
      I heard there are no counters on the airport -:( is it true ?
      2. Also , could you please let me know where to buy bus tickets for a bus from Basel airport to SBB train station ?
      and what is the price ?


      1 Answer Mar 16, 2016 at 7:32 AM
    • museums, sightseeing budget

      Basel Jul 19, 2015 at 3:51 AM

      We are planning daily trips to Basel,Bern and Zurich for 2 people and I am trying to make a budget plan for the museum and attractions, so my question is how much I should write to the attractions section of our budget plan?

      Thank you

      6 Answers Jul 19, 2015 at 4:39 AM
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      Basel-Bern transportation

      Basel Jul 13, 2015 at 1:38 AM

      Hi. Do you recommend train or bus to go from Basel to Bern? Trains seem to be pretty expensive! Would bus ticket prices be similar?

      2 Answers Jul 13, 2015 at 5:16 AM
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      Zurich basel train

      Kanton Basel-Stadt Jan 19, 2015 at 6:48 PM

      What is the cost of one way train journey from Zurich to basel? What is the best option to get a good rate? We are two people. Is there any discount we can get

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      Mobility Card

      Basel Jan 19, 2015 at 6:45 PM

      Hi, we will be travelling to switzerland newt week. First we will stay in Zurich then head to Basel.
      How do you get mobility card? Do you get it from the hotel upon arrival or you get it from tourist officesat the airport or train station with your confirmation?

      1 Answer Jan 20, 2015 at 4:54 AM
    • taxi in basel

      Basel Nov 17, 2014 at 5:46 AM

      what is the distance and cost by taxi from sankt johann dock to basel sbb bahnof train station

      3 Answers Nov 17, 2014 at 2:05 PM
    • Travel to bayeux

      Basel Nov 12, 2014 at 2:48 PM

      Will end a river cruise in Basel will go to bayeux. I am looking for travel suggestions

      2 Answers Nov 12, 2014 at 8:15 PM
    • Basel airport to Viking cruise dock

      Basel Nov 1, 2014 at 12:31 PM

      We are arriving at the Basel airport and have to go to the Viking cruise dock. I understand there is a bus from the airport to the train station, and taxis from there. We will have luggage and that sounds complicated. How much is a taxi from the airport to the Viking dock? How long will it take?
      Thank you!

      1 Answer Nov 1, 2014 at 12:54 PM
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      Hiking in Autumn

      Basel Sep 12, 2014 at 11:02 AM

      Hi guys,
      I enjoy hiking in the upcoming season... this time im in Basel on November.
      What do you suggest to see/do/hike in the area on that time?
      Thanx :)

      2 Answers Sep 12, 2014 at 3:05 PM
    • train options

      Basel Sep 6, 2014 at 10:36 PM

      Hi, could anyone guide me please on the best type of rail pass to get from basel to fuessen Dec 2014, I will also be going on to salzburg and vienna the following week - do i get point to point? or bayern? it is just 1 pax. Also im going to be in salzburg xmas day and would like to join in a group activity or meet some others travelling solo?

      7 Answers Oct 10, 2014 at 12:48 AM
    • Basel to Hannover, Germany

      Basel Sep 6, 2014 at 2:50 AM

      What would be the least costly way getting to Hannover? Any help would be appreciated

      7 Answers Sep 6, 2014 at 11:30 PM
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      Basel-things to do

      Basel Aug 31, 2014 at 4:51 PM

      We will have a day and a half in Basel.What do you recommend seeing?

      2 Answers Sep 1, 2014 at 7:14 AM
    • Lucerne to Basel River Cruise Boat Dock

      Basel Aug 9, 2014 at 3:33 PM

      Could anyone give me advice on the best way to get to the Viking River Cruise ship dock from the Renaissance Hotel in Lucerne

      4 Answers Aug 11, 2014 at 3:19 AM
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      Amsterdam to Basel via river boat

      Basel Jun 10, 2014 at 1:52 PM

      Has anyone taken this trip? Any input especially which is small boat cruise line is the best would be greatly appreciated. I am currently looking at the 13 night trips with Uniworld and Avalon. Thanks!

      2 Answers Jun 15, 2014 at 8:58 AM
    • Changing trains in Basel

      Basel May 18, 2014 at 1:16 AM

      How to change platforms at Basel to the French line when travelling from switzerland to Basel

      1 Answer May 18, 2014 at 1:30 AM
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      Visiting Basel for one day....

      Basel Apr 3, 2014 at 9:31 AM

      I wish it were a longer stay but I will only be in this wonderful city for 1 day. What would be the best way for my husband and I to spend the day? Also, we will be staying at the Hilton, going on a viking river cruise. Any suggestions on transportation from Hilton to river would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

    • River cruises

      Basel Dec 31, 2013 at 1:39 AM

      Is it possible to do 1 or 2 day cruises on the Rhine River from Basel?

      3 Answers Dec 31, 2013 at 6:49 AM
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      Car rental

      Basel Dec 1, 2013 at 2:26 AM

      Can any one help me with a car rental with good deals near the railway station?

      2 Answers Dec 1, 2013 at 11:01 AM
    • Gefährliche Nachbarschaften/ Dangerous neighbourhoods

      Basel Oct 27, 2013 at 11:53 AM

      Hallo , Ich werde ab 2014 nach Basel umziehen. Ich suche aktuell eine neue Wohnung. Welche Nachbarschaften/Quartiers sollte ich wegen erhöhten Kriminalität vermeiden? Danke!

      I am going to move to Basel in Januar 2014. At the moment I am looking for a new appartment. Which neighbourhood/quarter do you suggest me to avoid because of elevetad criminality rates? thanks!

      3 Answers Oct 29, 2013 at 9:30 AM
    • schweinhaxe

      Basel Sep 25, 2013 at 11:59 AM

      Will be staying at the Hilton, and need to get my fix of Schweinhaxe. Suggestions?

      3 Answers Sep 25, 2013 at 3:21 PM
    • Pre River Cruise Hotel & Transportation

      Basel Jul 30, 2013 at 7:26 PM

      Any suggestions for a nice reasonably priced hotel for one night prior to an Amawaterways cruise in November?
      Any suggestions on transportation and estimated costs? I've seen on posts a Tram is 1 KM away from port, and dragging a suitcase in the snow (?if any) does not seem feasible, and Taxi's for a few KM I've heard can be spendy like $70 USD? Any advice is appreciated! Thank You!

      2 Answers Aug 3, 2013 at 1:05 AM

      Basel Jul 21, 2013 at 9:33 AM

      We will reaching Basel Airport on 22nd July'13 around noon . We are booked at Lucerne Hotel. We are a family of 4 Adults. What is the most Economical mode of transport with Half fare Travel card & details of the journey.

      2 Answers Jul 21, 2013 at 1:43 PM
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      Basel Jul 12, 2013 at 7:19 AM

      traveling from the US to Basel via Frankfurt, where does one clear customs?

      4 Answers Jul 12, 2013 at 3:56 PM
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      Only 5 hours

      Basel Jun 27, 2013 at 3:34 AM

      We finish a river cruise in Basel about 9am and our flight does not leave till 3pm so have a few hours to kill and will have our bags. Can anyone suggest a guide with a car that can show us around for a few hours and then drop us at the airport.

      6 Answers Jul 3, 2013 at 7:13 PM
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      Schengen Visa requirements to fly out of Basel Mulhouse

      Basel May 21, 2013 at 12:17 PM

      I am a South African Citizen and will have a valid Schengen visa. I will be vacationing in Freiburg for 11 days ( 4-15 July 2013 ) and then will need to catch a flight out of Basel Mulhouse to Amsterdam. I will catch the train from Freiburg to the Basel Euro-airport and from the looks of it the train goes through Basel and therefore Switzerland - I will not have a swiss visa so will i be able to get to the airport?

      4 Answers May 21, 2013 at 12:53 PM
    • public transportatiom

      Basel May 7, 2013 at 10:59 PM

      What is the price of trams and buses. We need to get from the Viking cruise terminal to the train station

      2 Answers May 8, 2013 at 10:21 AM
    • How to go from Paris to Basel without TGV

      Basel Apr 5, 2013 at 9:04 AM

      Hi all!! i need to go from Paris CDG to Basel. I checked the train rates, and almost all connections requires me to take the TGV train. Booking online is not an option to me, any other routes or regional train i can take? the total duration set by my missus is around 5 hours. the fastest route i checked thru DB Bahn websites is 9 - 13 hours and usually starts in the afternoon. my flight arrives at 7am morning.
      thanks for any advise!!!

      2 Answers Apr 5, 2013 at 9:32 AM
    • Getting from Paris to Basel (updated 2013)

      Basel Apr 4, 2013 at 5:06 AM

      Hi all!! i need to go from Paris CDG to Basel. I checked the train rates, and almost all connections requires me to take the TGV train. Booking online is not an option to me, any other routes or regional train i can take? the total duration set by my missus is around 5 hours. the fastest route i checked thru DB Bahn websites is 9 - 13 hours and usually starts in the afternoon. my flight arrives at 7am morning.
      thanks for any advise!!!

      9 Answers Apr 8, 2013 at 8:37 AM
    • Basel - Solving a Dilemma

      Basel Jan 15, 2013 at 5:43 AM

      Hello dear travellers,

      I am Panos. In the mid-June I am thinking of going with my wife to Basel, Switzerland. We are thinking of spending almost one week. Since I am map lover, I started checking the map and realized that Basel is a great spot in the middle of Europe, from where one can see not only one country but 3 at the same time (Switzerland, France and Germany).
      So, right now I have a dilemma on how to spend my days in Basel. Should I stay one or two days there and then go to Munich or to Strasbourg (France).
      Also, I would like to visit Zurich (does it worth it?)
      So, what do you suggest me to do? Spend all the days in Switzerland or divide them by going to France or Germany?

      Finally, in order to help you with your proposal, I would like to say that me and my wife love mainly historical places (medieval), baroque and Gothic buildings and also.. good food! :)

      I hope my information was enough and those of you that have seen all the above places could propose to us a great option.

      Looking forward to your reply,

      Best Regards,

      2 Answers Jan 15, 2013 at 9:09 PM
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      Where to park and get taxi ?

      Basel May 22, 2012 at 11:27 PM

      We're taking my mother to the toy museum in the centre of Basel. She cannot walk very well, so we plan to park our car outside the centre and take a taxi from the parking lot to the entrance of the museum. I know there is good public transport, but she cannot manage that, a car is much easier for her.
      What's a good place to park and get a taxi?
      And does anyone know how much the taxi will be approximately? I have to get Swiss Francs and would like to know how many I should get.
      Thank you.

      4 Answers Jan 23, 2013 at 10:02 AM