From SBB station take tram no. 2, 8, 11 to the 'Bankverein' stop. Walk in the direction of Barfüsserplatz down Steinentorberg for 10 minutes, the theatre is behind the Tinguely fountain on the left. Or tram no. 10 to the stop 'Theater'. Use the lift in Theaterstrasse, directly opposite the stop. This will take you directly to the foyer of the Theater Basel.


Parking spaces for two-wheelers are available around the theatre and the Schauspielhaus.

Theatre multi-storey car park

Monday to Saturday from 6:30 p.m., Sundays and public holidays from one hour before the performance (CHF 7.-).

  • 150 parking spaces, no reservation possible
  • Access via Steinentorstrasse
  • Barrier-free, wheelchair-accessible WC

Other parking options: Elisabethen multi-storey car park, Steinen multi-storey car park, Drachencenter multi-storey car park, Anfos multi-storey car park.

Large Stage, Small Stage

Theaterstrasse 7, 4051 Basel

  • Tram: 'Theater' or 'Bankverein' stops
  • FM hearing system (radio), hearing aids can be borrowed
  • Barrier-free, wheelchair-accessible WC

Wheelchair access:

  • New! Stop 'Theater': A lift in the theatre shopping arcade takes you directly to the foyer of the theatre.
  • Stop 'Bankverein': Walk across the Steinenberg along the Tinguely Fountain to the theatre.
  • Temporary stop 'Bankverein': The nearest entrance is at the theatre café (behind the Elisabethenkirche).



Steinentorstrasse 7, 4051 Basel

  • Tram: Theatre or Kirschgarten
  • FM hearing system (radio), hearing aids can be borrowed
  • Barrier-free, wheelchair-accessible WC


Theaterstrasse 7
4051 Basel

Foyer Small Stage

Theaterstrasse 7
4051 Basel

Scenery store

Theaterstrasse 7
4051 Basel

Foyer Schauspielhaus

Steinentorstrasse 7
4051 Basel


Theatrestrasse 7
4051 Basel

Theatre café

Elisabethenstrasse 16
4051 Basel
Tue-Sat 09:00-21:00
Sun 11:00-21:00
Mon day off


Theaterstrasse 7
4051 Basel

Gallery 7

Theaterstrasse 7
4051 Basel

Gare du Nord

Schwarzwaldallee 200
4058 Basel

Roxy Birsfelden

Muttenzerstrasse 6
4127 Birsfelden

Nomad - Design & Lifestyle Hotel

Urban, unique and inspiring. This is our partner hotel Nomad, the 4-star hotel right in the city centre, just around the corner from the theatre at Brunngässlein 8, 4052 Basel, +41 61 690 91 60.

Krafft Hotel - Directly on the Rhine

This 4-star hotel is also our partner hotel. It is one of four hotels in Basel located directly on the Rhine and has been operating as a hotel since its founding. The Krafft Hotel is about 15 minutes walk from the theatre at Rheingasse 12, 4058 Basel, +41 61 690 91 30