europe europe BASEL is situated in the north-western corner of Switzerland, close to France and Germany. Parking on-street in the old city of Basel is relatively expensive and scarce. Therefore we advise you to use the public garages for a visit to the city centre.

parking europe A Swiss motorway vignette is required to use the national motorways. This sticker can be bought at customs offices, post offices, petrol stations, garages, road traffic offices and from Basel Tourism. The price is CHF 40.

BASEL : ON-STREET PARKING
(Grossbasel, St.Alban, Klein Basel)

City Centre
Operational hours
Charge and Stay
Monday to Saturday
08:00 - 19:00
€ 3.00/hour
(max 1 hour)
Sunday
free parking
N.A.

PARKING AROUND THE CITY CENTRE

In the first adjacent area the parking rate is CHF 2.00/hour and in the second area CHF 1.00/hour. If you prefer a longer stay than 1 hour in the blue zones, you can buy half day ticket (CHF 12.00) or a day ticket (CHF 20.00). These tickets can be obtained from the ticket machines.

FREE PARKING BASEL

There still are a few free parking possibilities in the white zones. The maximum stay in the white zones varies from 30 minutes to 3 hours. Please note that parking is not permitted in parking bays with yellow lines.

CAR PARKS BASEL

Unlimited parking is set to the car parks in the city centre.
Parking rates in the city centre are 3 CHF. Lower rates apply for evening and overnight parking.
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