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Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport

General information

Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport is an airport in Saint-Louis (France) shared by the countries Switzerland and France. The largest city near the airport is Basel in Switzerland. Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport is also known as EuroAirport and has more than one IATA airport code (BSL, MLH, EAP). Many flights at the airport are operated by easyJet Switzerland and Wizz Air. Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport is divided into a Swiss sector and a French sector, however after the security check you will enter the same area. Upon arrival at the airport, you can choose to leave the airport via the Swiss or French exit.


Where is Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport situated?

The airport is located just northwest of Basel and south of Mulhouse and Freiburg. Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport is easily accessible by car due to its convenient location right next to the A35, via the exit EuroAirport of this motorway you will get to the airport building within a minute. The Swiss sector of the airport is accessible via Route Douanière, a Swiss road on French territory.

How many terminals does Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport have?

The airport terminal is large and modern, divided into a Swiss sector and a French sector. There is a border crossing right in the middle of the terminal on the first floor where the check-in desks are located. If employees are present, you must identify yourself to cross the border. If not, you can move freely between both parts which are identical to each other. On the ground floor (Arrivals) it is not possible to walk from one side to the other, but there is an information desk for inquiries right in the middle.

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Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Switzerland.

Airport Distance
Bern Airport 76km
Zurich Airport 79km
Strasbourg Airport (France) 105km
Karlsruhe Baden-Baden Airport (Germany) 138km
Friedrichshafen Airport (Germany) 149km
Stuttgart Airport (Germany) 174km
Geneva Airport 186km



The distance from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport to the centre of Basel is 6 kilometres. By car, it takes 12 minutes to get to the centre of Basel.

From BSL Airport to Basel City centre by Car
6 km
12 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Bus services

You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.

Bus services

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Basel is about CHF 50.-. Book your taxi at Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From BSL Airport to Basel City centre by Taxi
6 km
12 min
CHF 50.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

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At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport.

Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • easyJet Switzerland
  • Wizz Air
  • Lufthansa
  • British Airways
  • Iberia


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Airport Hotel Basel - Convenient & Friendly, Basel

Airport Hotel Basel is a unique design property conveniently located 3 km each from the city centre and from the EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse. It offers free WiFi access and a restaurant.


hotelF1 Mulhouse Bâle Aéroport, Haberhaeuser

Located in Haberhaeuser, hotelF1 Mulhouse Bâle Aéroport features free WiFi. Every room is equipped with a shared bathroom. Guests can purchase microfibre towels at the hotel at an extra cost of EUR 3 each.


Mercure Bale Mulhouse Aeroport, Blotzheim

Mercure Bâle Mulhouse Aéroport is set in Blotzheim in the Alsace Region and is 2km from the Basel- Mulhouse International Airport. The hotel features a spa, an indoor swimming pool and a fitness room.

Hotels in Basel

Looking for the best hotels in Basel? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Steinenschanze Stadthotel, Basel

Steinenschanze Stadthotel is less than 5 minutes' walk from Basel's city centre and the university, close to historical buildings and the old town. The hotel offers a combination of fresh and friendly colours with comfort and functionality.


Hotel Basel - Da wohnen, wo Basel lebt!, Basel

Only a few steps away from the town hall and many sights and museums, this hotel offers a quiet location in the centre of the picturesque old town of Basel. Stay in Hotel Basel - Da wohnen, wo Basel lebt!


Pullman Basel Europe, Basel

The Pullman Basel Europe, the first Pullman hotel in Switzerland, is located only 500 metres from the heart of the city and 200 meters from the Messe Basel Congress and Exhibition Centre.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


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Tour & transport

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Larry Wiget
4 days ago

Had to file a lost luggage claim. Swissport employee fast, efficient and friendly, making the process a short and easy one. Baggage delivered next day upon arrival. Thank you

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