ARRIVAL INFORMATION

Airport Information:

EURO Airport Basel 

https://www.euroairport.com/en

How to reach Basel City Centre: 

By Train:
Destination Basel Central Train Station (Basel SBB) with the Swiss (SBB), French (SNCF) or German (DB) train network.

By Bus:
By bus no 50
(timetable: www.bvb.ch/de/fahrplan/haltestellen-fahrplan/?l=Linie 50) to/from Basel Central Train Station (SBB)

ZURICH Airport 

https://www.flughafen-zuerich.ch/en/passengers

from certain destinations it is easier to travel via Zurich Airport. Zurich Airport has a direct connetion by train to Basel Main Station. The trip is about 1hr 30 mins and there are regular connections every 15-30 mins.

Directions to the School:

Fleischbachstrasse 2, 4153 Reinach, Switzerland

https://www.isbasel.ch/join/visit-isb/directions-to-reinach-campus

BY TRAM:

Take BLT tram 11 towards Aesch
Exit at Reinacherhof stop

BY CAR:

Find details here : https://www.isbasel.ch/join/visit-isb/directions-to-reinach-campus

Transportation in Switzerland and Basel:

Public Transport System is fantastic and the most economical and fastest way to commute.

All information on connetions both within Switzerland and the Tram system in Basel can be found on the SBB website or their app. Tickets can also be purchased through the app if one wishes to do so.

https://www.sbb.ch/en

Apple: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/sbb-mobile/id294855237

Google Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=ch.sbb.mobile.android.b2c&feature=search_result&hl=en&pli=1

COST :
Most hotels in Basel offer a free Basel card during your stay which covers public transport within Basel city limit, including to/from the airport or train station. Please confirm with your hotel on procedure. 

Useful Information for Basel

CURRENCY / TIPPING:

https://www.myswitzerland.com/en/planning/about-switzerland/general-facts/money-and-shopping/currency/

BUSINESS HOURS :

https://www.myswitzerland.com/en/planning/about-switzerland/general-facts/money-and-shopping/business-hours/

ATTRACTIONS IN BASEL :

BASEL TOURISM : https://www.basel.com/en

Electricity:

The voltage in Switzerland, as in most of Europe, is 230V/50 Hz. Switzerland uses type C (2-pin) and Type J (3-pin) plugs. (Type C 2-pin plugs also fit J sockets.) Most power sockets are designed for three pin plugs.