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Amsterdam to Basel

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Amsterdam to Basel

I am picking up a cruise that leaves from Basel to Amsterdam. I will fly into Amsterdam first how do I get to Basel to pick up the cruise and is there a hotel close to the pick up point in Basel?

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1. Re: Amsterdam to Basel

Easyjet and KLM fly the route. Or you can take the train: consult schedules at http://www.bahn.de/i/view/USA/en/index.shtml . A train will take about 7 to 8 hours.

You can use booking.com or a similar site to research hotels. There's a map function that lets you see offerings via a map. Given that Basel is not all that big of a city, and many of the hotels are in the compact center.

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2. Re: Amsterdam to Basel

It's probably best just to book the flight to Basel as part of your airline ticket. Then have your return be from Amsterdam.

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3. Re: Amsterdam to Basel

If you are thinking of using Easyjet work out how much baggage you will have and the cost of flying with it. With KLM you will need to book a return flight and 'miss' the return or the ticket will be extremely expensive

The is a direct train form Amsterdam Centraal station to Basle, check the prices on www.nshispeed.nl as well as the already listed www.bahn.de often one is cheaper ,though it is the same train.

For hotels also look at www.hrs.de

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