Basel (Zurich, Switzerland)

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Basel cruise port

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2021-04-16 05:03

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Basel (aka Basle) is a Rhine River cruise port and city in Switzerland, with a population of around 200,000 (ranking it Switzerland's 3rd most - after Geneva and Zurich). Basel is also the country's only cargo port serving ocean-going cargo ships docking at Rotterdam. The city is located near three country borders (French, German and Swiss). Some of its suburbs are on the territories of Germany and France. The official language is German.

Basel (Switzerland) river cruise port

Basel Switzerland is also the flag-state (port of registry) for many European river cruise ships. All major European river cruise companies offer cruise tours to and from Basel. Most cruises are between Basel and Amsterdam (northbound and southbound). As a cruise port for Zurich, Basel is the embarkation-debarkation point. The distance between both cities is approx 76 km (48 ml). The train travel time is 1 hour.

Zurich (Switzerland)

Zurich is located on Lake Zurich (Limmat River). Most cruise tours are from Zurich to Vienna Austria and include passing the Main-Danube Canal. Itineraries start in Zurich, with included travel to Basel for boarding the riverboat. Zurich is Switzerland's largest city (population over 400,000, metro around 2 million) and is located at the lake's northwestern tip. Zurich is among the world's largest financial centres being home to major financial institutions and banks.

Port Basel cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Basel, Zurich, Switzerland. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

20 April, 2021
Avalon Waterways Cruises cruise lineAvalon Expression
25 April, 2021
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineSS Antoinette
26 April, 2021
CroisiEurope Cruises cruise linems Douce France04:0009:00
27 April, 2021
Luftner-Amadeus River Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Amadeus Imperial09:00
28 April, 2021
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Crucebelle07:00
29 April, 2021
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineRiver Empress
29 April, 2021
Arosa Cruises Cruises cruise lineArosa Brava08:0019:00
30 April, 2021
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineRiver Empress
30 April, 2021
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineMS Crucebelle19:00

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