All flights from North America to Basel
Welcome to Switzerland
Enjoy the year-round attractions in Basel with cheap flights from Condor. Basel sits on the gently meandering Rhine and is home to a large number of museums. Bordering France and Germany, this culture-centric city holds the most influential art market in the world during the month of June. There are many other attractions like the stunning Munster and the engaging Old Town. You can find cheap flights to Basel from the USA when you fly Condor.
Flights to Basel with Condor take you to the charming Swiss border town with stunning architecture, statues and museums. The city has a fine-looking medieval old town centre and numerous top grade art museums. Rich in architecture old and new it hosts a vibrant Carnival. You can take a day trip to some of the largest Roman ruins located nearby with cheap flights to Basel.
Upcoming flights to Basel
Condor offers cheap tickets on flights to Basel for people with different budgets. You may be flying from the east or west coast of the US and you are assured of a convenient Condor flight. Not all flights are direct but with a layoff in Germany you will have a relaxed trip. Basel is just a 45 minutes flight from Frankfurt. You can find cheap flight tickets anytime.
As your flight to Basel lands at the Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Euroairport, you can immediately take a bus from the Swiss arrivals. You can reach your hotel fast by hiring a taxi but that can be expensive. Most hotels offer mobility passes free and it is a short ride to the city. Soak in the stunning view as you travel across. Start your trip by booking cheap tickets with Condor.
Top sights in Switzerland
One of the first and main attractions to explore in Basel is the Basler Münster. Climb up the steps to the top and walk on the outer deck to see the amazing panorama of the river and the old city. A spectacular architecture example of Romanesque and Gothic styles.
Kunstmuseum or Fine Arts Museum
If you just have time for one museum in Basil, this should be the one. It has a fantastic art collection including works by Van Gogh, Picasso, Monet and Chagall. Give a minimum of two hours to enjoy the collection.
A medieval Old Town resting in the heart of the city is sheer delight. You can begin with the Marktplatz, dominated by the Rathaus to walk through Spalenberg and the Spalentor city gate. The narrow alleyways riddling the hillside are among the most enchanting in old Basel.
The structure stands out in the Markplatz with its spectacular dark red color, amazing paintings and topped with a golden tip. The exterior is most intriguing with a number of statues and wall paintings inside. Don't miss the beautiful newly restored courtyard.
It offers amongst the most widespread collections. They include archaeological finds from the pre–Christian era comprising of religious objects and documents. 15thC tapestries illustrating the dance of death and 16thC choir stall are the highlights. You can buy a combined ticket to see the three linked museums.