Cheap Flights To Basel (BSL)

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Cheap Flights to Basel from $263 One Way, $414 Round Trip

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Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Basel?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor contains everything from up-to-the-minute information on travel advice reports to the latest quarantine regulations. Make sure you check it out before securing your plane ticket to Basel.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
Most airlines will make allowances for changes due to COVID-19. To know for sure, browse through your preferred carrier’s terms and conditions prior to booking. You can also navigate to our Customer Service Portal for lots of helpful info.
Which airlines fly to Basel?
With 20 airlines operating services to EuroAirport Airport (BSL), a major entry point to Basel, you have plenty of choice. Land an incredible deal among these top international carriers that’ll fly you to this city:

  • EasyJet - 445 flights to Basel per month
  • Lufthansa - 95 flights to Basel per month
  • SunExpress - 53 flights to Basel per month

What is the best airport to fly to in Basel?
Book a ticket to EuroAirport Airport (BSL) and you’ll discovering this fantastic city before long. This airport is roughly 4 miles northwest of the downtown area. But BSL isn’t your only choice. EuroAirport Airport (MLH) is another gateway to Basel, so be sure to compare flight prices to get the best deal.
How much is a flight to Basel?
This week, prices hovered between $414 and $546 for a round-trip flight to Basel. Fares one-way originating from Newark (EWR) dropped down as low as $263 over the same time period.
How to book the cheapest flight to Basel?
With some of the most amazing flight deals around, a bargain is always waiting for you with Orbitz. The following suggestions will help you score cheap flights to Basel — and leave you with more money to play with:

  • Consider departing from or arriving at other airports to cut costs. Enter your preferred departure and arrival airports in the form fields, then click on the ‘Nearby airports’ function below. It will list any available options.
  • If your plans aren’t written in stone, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ option to check out the flight deals for multiple departure dates. You may find a cheaper fare.
  • To fine tune your results, hit ‘Show options.’ You can search based on seating class, airlines, and nonstop and refundable flights. You can also select whether you want to fly in the morning, afternoon or evening under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left.
  • Once you’ve figured out your travel dates, get booking. Fares normally get dearer as the departure date gets closer.
  • Combine your hotels, flights and car rentals into a cost-effective package deal. Save your money for things that really excite you, like discovering every corner of Basel.
  • Don’t fly during peak seasons if you can. By avoiding summer and school vacations, you can make amazing savings on your airfare.

How long is a flight to Basel?
Depending on where you take off from, your flight to Basel could be an hour or more. Below are the average flight times for three of the busiest domestic routes:

  • Paris (CDG-Roissy-Charles de Gaulle) to EuroAirport Airport (BSL) - 1 hour and 6 minutes
  • Nice (NCE-Cote d’Azur) to EuroAirport Airport (BSL) - 1 hour and 11 minutes
  • Ajaccio (AJA-Napoleon Bonaparte) to EuroAirport Airport (BSL) - 1 hour and 22 minutes

What is the best time to book a flight to Basel?
On average, the cheapest month to book your airfare is in January. This is followed by February and August. When seeking a cheap flight to Basel, it’s always good to be ready to book. Cheap deals appear suddenly and don’t hang around!
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Basel?
Land a fantastic flight deal by booking on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. These are typically the best days of the week to land cheap fares to Basel.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Basel?
If you’re chasing cheap flights to Basel, depart at the start of the week. Orbitz data from 2020 shows Monday is the most affordable day to travel, followed by Tuesday. Saturday has the most expensive fares, so avoid this day and do your wallet a favor.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Basel?
To book cheap flights to Basel, pack your bags and depart in August. Orbitz data shows that generally, this is a great month to save on your ticket. If you want to fly to Basel in June, it’s worth remembering that this is the most expensive time of year to travel.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
We understand that plans change and flexibility matters. That’s why you can search for flights that have free cancellation and no change fees on Orbitz. Simply click on “Filter by flexible change policies” and we’ll find you fares more flexible than candy on a dashboard in summer!
What do I need for the flight to Basel?
The trick to having a seamless flying experience is to be prepared. Below are some useful tips to bear in mind before you set off:

  • Nothing is more important than your travel documents. Which to bring and how many depend on whether you’re flying domestic or international. Be sure to double check with your airline. In both cases, you’ll need to present some type of government-issued ID.
  • If you’re flying direct to Basel, it’s likely you’ll be airborne for quite a while. Pack enough snacks and things to keep you amused. Now is the time to get stuck into that novel you’ve been eager to read!
  • Cabin temperatures can go from hot to cold quickly, so it’s best to dress in comfortable layers. Also consider compression socks. They can help prevent swelling and improve blood circulation.

How many direct flights are there to Basel?
With 198 flights going straight to Basel every month, it won’t be too hard to find one that fits your schedule. Various airlines fly nonstop to this location, including easyJet, Lufthansa and SunExpress.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Basel?
Experienced travelers have a knack for finding business or first-class airfares to Basel that don’t cost an arm and a leg. You can do the same with these handy hints:

  • Be flexible. By being open to other travel dates, you’ll have better odds of landing a deal on your airfares.
  • Find a budget airline that has business-class seats. They usually come with more legroom and a glass of Champagne — but without the premium price.
  • Make a bid for an upgrade. Some airlines hold online auctions that let you put down a price for a seat at the front of the plane. You may also be able to upgrade with points earned through a flight loyalty program.

How to get into Basel from the airport?
Driving is one option. Alamo, Europcar and Budget are three car rental branches located at EuroAirport Airport (BSL). Once you’ve collected an EuroAirport Airport (BSL) car rental, you can make your way directly from BSL airport to downtown Basel, about 4 miles to the southeast. Alternatively, if you’d rather rent your own set of wheels from the city center, browse through our Basel car rentals.
What is the best time to go to Basel?
Basel is a fun year-round vacation destination, but the most popular months are . If you love warmer weather, head there during the summer months. Like most destinations in the Northern Hemisphere, the summer season gets underway June 20. At this time, temperatures usually drift between 55undefined and 75undefined during the day.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.