The airport is located in France, but the terminal is divided into a Swiss sector (Basel) and a French sector (Mulhouse). Actually if you go from one side of the terminal to the other side, you are officially crossing the border.
Airlines serving this airport include Air Berlin, Air France, BMI, British Airways, EasyJet, Lufthansa, ans Swiss International Air Lines.
The terminals are well connected to roads and public transport. The A35 (on the French side) motorway links up with the airport and Switzerland’s bus service Line 50 to Basel connects the Swiss part of the airport with the main train station (Bahnhof SBB) in Basel. The French bus service Line 11 links the French part with the Saint-Louis train station.
It takes around 5 minutes to get to Saint-Louis on the French side and 30 minutes to reach Mulhouse by car.
Location — The airport is situated 6 km or 3.7 miles northwest of Basel Switzerland, 22 km or 14 miles southeast of Mulhouse France, and 70 km or 43 miles south of Freiburg Germany. The airport itself lies in France.
Time zone — GMT + 1 (GMT + 2 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October)
Address — 68304 Saint-Louis, France
Airport Code — BSL
Driving Directions — The airport can easily be reached from the A35 motorway from Mulhouse in France and Basel Switzerland, or via route 5 southbound from Freiburg Germany.
GPS Code — enter either Basel Airport or EuroAirport, or use the following coordinates:
Swiss side, roundabout on the airport access road (follow the signs to the airport afterwards): N 47°34.491′ E 07°33.747′
French side, roundabout on the airport entryway: N 47°36.243′ E 07°31.819′
Car Hire — Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt are all represented.
Car Parking — Both long and short term car parking is available in various car parks on both the French and Swiss sides.
Public Transport — #Bus : A bus service is available to Basel train station in Switzerland, to Gare de St Louis from which trains connect to Mulhouse France, and bus services are available between the airport and Freiburg in Germany.
— #Taxi: Taxis are available in front of the arrivals hall.