Cheap flights from Montreal to Basel

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Montreal (YMQ)
Basel (EAP)
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The best prices from Montreal to Basel All airports are usually found in September or May, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Montreal (YMQ) to Basel (EAP)

All the information you need to plan the best YMQ to EAP flight in 2022: compare Montreal to Basel flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Basel.
YMQ - EAP
Price
C$ 722 - C$ 1,253
EAP
Temperature
1 - 19 °C
EAP
Precipitation
49 - 87 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 904

From Montreal (YMQ) to Basel (EAP)

One-way from

C$ 410

One-way flight from Montreal (YMQ) to Basel (EAP)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Montreal to Basel?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Basel from Montreal. Users have commonly found prices around C$ 1,169 for the month, but tickets can be as low as C$ 744. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Montreal to Basel (YMQ - EAP)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Montreal to Basel in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 24% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Montreal to Basel?

Flights from Montreal to Basel are generally found to be more expensive on Tuesday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Basel.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Montreal to Basel?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 56 days in advance, which can save you up to 10% on flights from Montreal to Basel compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 56 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 1,103. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 1,103.

Cheap flights from Montreal to Basel in January, February 2022

The best prices found for YMQ to EAP flights for January, February
24 Feb - 8 Mar
C$ 793pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
24 Feb - 7 Mar
C$ 808pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
24 Feb - 10 Mar
C$ 817pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Montreal to Basel 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Basel from Montreal found for this year
11 May - 19 May
C$ 684pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
26 Mar - 30 Mar
C$ 693pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
11 May - 19 May
C$ 699pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Direct flights to Basel from Montreal

Save time with Montreal to Basel direct flight deals
11 May - 19 May
C$ 775pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Transat
Direct
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Air Transat
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
11 May - 19 May
C$ 784pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Transat
Direct
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Air Transat
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
1 Jun - 16 Jun
C$ 785pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Transat
Direct
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Air Transat
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Last minute flights from Montreal to Basel

Late deals on round-trip flights to Basel from Montreal, departing today and this week
26 Jan - 2 Feb
C$ 1,556pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Delta
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
26 Jan - 2 Feb
C$ 1,561pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
26 Jan - 2 Feb
C$ 1,573pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Austrian Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
BSL
Basel EuroAirport Swiss
Austrian Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

One-way flights to All airports from Montreal

The cheapest one-way flights from Montreal to Basel
6:05 p.m. - 12:55 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
12h 50m
YUL - BSL
Multiple Airlines
C$ 410
FlightNetwork
3:00 p.m. - 12:55 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
15h 55m
YUL - BSL
Multiple Airlines
C$ 675
Gotogate
3:30 p.m. - 12:55 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
15h 25m
YUL - BSL
Multiple Airlines
C$ 418
FlightNetwork

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Flight FAQs

From Montreal to Basel

What airport do you fly into for flights to Basel from Montreal?

Basel All airports (EAP) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Montreal to Basel. You should not have trouble finding flights to All airports from Montreal; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Montreal per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 3 airlines have flights to the Basel airport from Montreal. It is only a 0.4 km journey from All airports (EAP) to Basel’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Montreal to Basel have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air Transat, Lufthansa, and Air France flying from Montreal to Basel have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Montreal to Basel for under C$ 700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Montreal to Basel for under C$ 700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 684, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 782.

Are there direct flights from Montreal to Basel for under C$ 800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 4 direct flights from Montreal to Basel under C$ 800. A good price for a direct flight from Montreal to Basel is less than C$ 830.

Are there last-minute flights available from Montreal to Basel for under C$ 1,600?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Montreal to Basel within the next 7 days for less than C$ 1,600.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Montreal to Basel round-trip?

Air Transat, at C$ 775, was found to be the cheapest airline from Montreal to Basel.. This flight start at 33% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Montreal to Basel?

Air Canada, Air France and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from Montreal to Basel.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Basel, Switzerland

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Basel from Montreal?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Montreal to Basel

Most visitors from Montreal need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Basel.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Montreal must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Basel.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Montreal are not required to quarantine after entering Basel.

Documents
Entry Form - Travelers, including those in transit, must fill up an entry form before entering Switzerland. The form can be completed 48 hours before entry at the earliest. Children can be included in the form of an adult traveling with them.

Health Pass For Public Activity - Travelers aged 16 years and older must have proof of vaccination, recovery, or a negative test for COVID-19 in order to enter events, festivals, bars, restaurants, museums, and other venues and activities in Switzerland.

If you have been vaccinated, you can either show a Swiss COVID Certificate, EU Digital COVID Certificate, or a certificate that is compatible with the EU Digital Covid Certificate. Travelers who have been vaccinated abroad with a vaccine approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and who are resident in or traveling to Switzerland are able to obtain a Swiss COVID certificate. This means that travelers who have been vaccinated abroad or have recovered abroad, such as tourists, can also participate in social activities in Switzerland. The documents can be submitted electronically.

You will be issued with the COVID certificate on the application on paper or as a PDF document with a QR code. With the COVID Certificate app, you can host your COVID certificate on your mobile device.

If you are unvaccinated, you must have a test, and if the result is negative you can then be issued with a COVID certificate. Your personal details on the COVID certificate should correspond with those in your passport or on your ID card.

Only travelers with a valid vaccination and recovery certificate are able to go inside restaurants, cultural, sporting, and leisure venues and attend indoor events (2G). To provide additional protection, masks must also be worn in these settings, and food and drink may only be consumed while seated.

In settings where masks cannot be worn, such as brass band practice, or where it is not possible to eat or drink while seated, such as at bars and discos, admission will be limited to vaccinated or recovered persons who also present a negative COVID-19 test result (2G+). People who within the last 4 months have been fully vaccinated received a booster, or recovered from COVID-19 do not have to take a further test.

Visitor Visa - To visit Switzerland for Business or Tourism, you require a visa.

A paper or embassy visa is the only type of visa available for visitors. Typically the visa is a stamp or sticker added to your passport. You must submit your application through the consulate or local visa center.




Do I need a test to fly back to Montreal from Basel?

Returning to Montreal from Basel

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Basel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Montreal.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Basel are not required to quarantine after entering Montreal.

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Destination information for Basel

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Montreal to Basel.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = CHF 0.73
Flight duration from Montreal to EAP
7h 45m
Average temperature for January in Basel
6.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Basel
42.0 mm

Airports servicing Montreal

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl (YUL)
Montreal St Hubert (YHU)

Airports servicing Basel

Basel EuroAirport Swiss (BSL)

Top 3 airlines flying from Montreal to Basel All airports

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Montreal to Basel choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air Transat
C$ 634 C$ 791 No cancel fee 50%
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Air France
C$ 905 C$ 1,215 No cancel fee 77%
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Lufthansa
C$ 971 C$ 1,396 No cancel fee 76%
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