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How to get to Fondation Beyeler

Fondation Beyeler is situated in idyllic Riehen, a municipality on the periphery of canton Basel-Stadt. You can reach the museum easily by public transport or by car. Here you’ll find all the most important information on how to get to the gallery.

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By tram

By tram you can reach Fondation Beyeler in just a few minutes from Basel, Badischer Bahnhof (German station) and in about 25 minutes from Basel SBB (Swiss station). The tram stop is just outside the museum.

By train

Basel has not one, but two centrally located railway stations that connect Switzerland with nearby Germany and France. Both stations have direct public transport connections to the museum.

Connections from the railway stations

Bahnhof Basel SBB
  • Tram no. 2 in the direction of «Eglisee» to the «Basel, Badischer Bahnhof» tram stop, then change to tram no. 6 in the direction of «Riehen, Grenze» to the «Fondation Beyeler» tram stop
Basel Badischer Bahnhof
  • Tram no. 6 in the direction of «Riehen, Grenze» to the «Fondation Beyeler» tram stop

Parking at Fondation Beyeler

There are parking spaces close to Fondation Beyeler in the «Zentrum» car park

By bike

Anyone wishing to combine a visit to the museum with a bicycle ride will find a bike trail from the Badischer Bahnhof – and we recommend the ride through the Lange Erlen recreational area.

Anyone wishing to combine a visit to the museum with a bicycle ride will find a bike trail from the Badischer Bahnhof – and we recommend the ride through the Lange Erlen recreational area.