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Basel Travel Guide

Tram Travel

Most Basel trams run every 6 to 8 minutes all day, and every 15 minutes in the late evening. Tickets must be bought at the automatic machines at every stop. Stops are marked with green-and-white signs; generally the trams run from 5:30 or 6 in the morning until midnight. Mehrfahrtenkarten (multi-journey cards) allow you six trips, saving you 10% on each trip. These cards can be purchased from the ticket office at Barf├╝sserplatz. Tageskarten (day cards), from the ticket machines at the tram stops, allow unlimited travel all day within the central zone for 9 SF.

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