Flights
Hotels
From
To
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.

Flights
Hotels
Round-trip
One-way
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Did you mean flights from Basel to Frankfurt?

Flights from Frankfurt to Basel, Switzerland Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:41 -04:00

TIPSave €9 by flying into Milan instead of Basel from Frankfurt

Frankfurt to Basel Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:41 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Frankfurt to Basel. Lufthansa & Swiss frequently offer the best deals on Frankfurt to Basel flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Lufthansa
FRABSL
Thu 11/17
nonstop
BSLFRA
Wed 11/30
nonstop
€135
Select
Lufthansa
FRABSL
Fri 11/18
nonstop
BSLFRA
Sun 11/20
nonstop
€135
Select
Lufthansa
FRABSL
Wed 12/21
nonstop
BSLFRA
Mon 1/9
nonstop
€135
Select
Swiss
FRABSL
Fri 11/18
nonstop
BSLFRA
Sun 11/20
nonstop
€135
Select
Swiss
FRABSL
Wed 11/23
nonstop
BSLFRA
Mon 12/5
nonstop
€135
Select
Swiss
FRABSL
Wed 12/21
nonstop
BSLFRA
Mon 1/9
nonstop
€135
Select
Swiss
FRABSL
Sat 1/14
nonstop
BSLFRA
Sat 1/28
nonstop
€135
Select

How Much is a Flight from Frankfurt to Basel?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Frankfurt to Basel, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be €142.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to Basel?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Frankfurt to Basel based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Frankfurt to Basel?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Frankfurt to Basel.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days €156 €198
7-14 days €0 €0
14-21 days €156 €161
21-30 days €155 €161
30-60 days €135 €198
60-90 days €135 €198
90+ days €135 €207

Cheapest Day To Fly from Frankfurt to Basel

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Frankfurt to Basel is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
€145 €135 €135 €135 €145 €155

Compare Flight Prices from Frankfurt to Basel by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Frankfurt to Basel flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Frankfurt Basel Lufthansa 10/30/16 11/6/16 0 €155
November Frankfurt Basel Lufthansa 11/17/16 11/30/16 0 €135
December Frankfurt Basel Lufthansa 12/21/16 1/9/17 0 €135
January Frankfurt Basel Swiss 1/14/17 1/28/17 0 €135
February Frankfurt Basel Lufthansa 2/12/17 2/28/17 0 €135
March Frankfurt Basel Lufthansa 3/15/17 3/29/17 0 €135

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Frankfurt to Basel

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Frankfurt to Basel. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
€156
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
€156
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
€156
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
€156

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Frankfurt to Basel

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Frankfurt to Basel is €196.

The average price for direct flights from Frankfurt to Basel is €151.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Frankfurt to Basel.

Weekly Direct Flights from Frankfurt to Basel - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Lufthansa 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 06:45 20:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Frankfurt to Basel

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Frankfurt to Basel. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Frankfurt to Basel is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Frankfurt to Basel is €138.

Frankfurt to Basel Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Frankfurt to Basel?
Answer: The average Frankfurt to Basel flight time is 45 minutes.
Question: How far is Basel from Frankfurt?
Answer: The distance from Frankfurt to Basel is 278 kilometers (173 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Frankfurt to Basel?
Answer: There are 35 direct flights from Frankfurt to Basel.
Question: What are the most popular Frankfurt airlines for direct flights from Frankfurt to Basel?
Answer: Lufthansa German Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Frankfurt and Basel.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Frankfurt to Basel?
Answer: Paris, FR

Airlines in Frankfurt flying to Basel Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:41 -04:00Number of routes searched: 28Number of itineraries searched: 52,544

Wondering which airlines fly out of Frankfurt to Basel? We've gathered the average price of Frankfurt airlines with flights to Basel. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Frankfurt to Basel
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Lufthansa -
Swiss -
Air Berlin LHR
Air Berlin PMI
Air France CDG
British Airways LHR
Ryanair STN
Iberia BCN
KLM AMS
Lufthansa MUC
Austrian VIE
Pegasus SAW
Brussels BRU
Turkish IST
Vueling BCN
SunExpress ADB
SunExpress AYT

Frankfurt to Basel Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Frankfurt and Basel. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap International Flights from Frankfurt - FRA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich Lufthansa, Swiss €155
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris Air Canada, Air France, Luxair, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels €89
Flights from Frankfurt to London Air Berlin, British Airways, Aer Lingus, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels €108
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Air Berlin, Alitalia, Air Dolomiti, Luxair, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels €148
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam KLM, Lufthansa €97
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva Kuwait, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels €156

Cheap Domestic Flights to Basel - BSL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Zurich to BaselCheck Dates

Cheap International Flights to Basel - BSL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Brussels to Basel Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels €123
Flights from Munich to Basel Lufthansa, Swiss €133
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel Eurowings, Lufthansa €165
Flights from Cologne - Bonn to Basel Air Berlin, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian €209
Flights from Dortmund to Basel Lufthansa €269
Flights from Hanover to BaselCheck Dates
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel KLM, Lufthansa €140
Flights from Stuttgart to Basel Air Berlin, Lufthansa, Austrian, Brussels €194
Flights from Leipzig - Halle to Basel Eurowings, Lufthansa, Swiss €205
Flights from Saarbrucken to BaselCheck Dates
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Basel Lufthansa Check Dates
Flights from Strasbourg to Basel Air France, Brussels Check Dates
Flights from Karlsruhe - Baden Baden to BaselCheck Dates
Flights from Zurich to London Germanwings, Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Croatia, Brussels, Vueling €117
Flights from Munich to London Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels €107
Flights from Munich to Paris Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Flybe, BMI Regional, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Brussels €89
Flights from Munich to Zurich Lufthansa, Swiss €145
Flights from Brussels to Zurich Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels €122
Flights from Zurich to Paris Germanwings, Air France, Lufthansa, Swiss €117
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich Germanwings, Air Berlin, Eurowings, Etihad Regional, Bulgaria Air, Lufthansa, Swiss €87
Flights from Cologne - Bonn to Zurich Germanwings, Swiss €132
Flights from Dusseldorf to London Germanwings, Air Berlin, British Airways, Flybe, Eurowings, KLM, Lufthansa €122
Flights from Brussels to London British Airways, BMI Regional, Lufthansa, Brussels €106
Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to Basel