Basel and Toronto time difference is 6 hours


Time in Basel


Tue, May 26th (UTC +2)
Time in Toronto


Mon, May 25th (UTC -4)

You should keep in mind that these two cities are in two different time zones. Toronto time is 6 hours behind Basel time, so if you are located in Basel and would like to make a phone call to or have a video chat with someone in Toronto, the convenient time for both you and the other party is 3pm to 5pm (Basel time).


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Time difference comparison

12 am Basel6pm previous day Toronto
1 am Basel7pm previous day Toronto
2 am Basel8pm previous day Toronto
3 am Basel9pm previous day Toronto
4 am Basel10pm previous day Toronto
5 am Basel11pm previous day Toronto
6 am Basel12am Toronto
7 am Basel1am Toronto
8 am Basel2am Toronto
9 am Basel3am Toronto
10 am Basel4am Toronto
11 am Basel5am Toronto
12 pm Basel6am Toronto
1 pm Basel7am Toronto
2 pm Basel8am Toronto
3 pm Basel9am Toronto
4 pm Basel10am Toronto
5 pm Basel11am Toronto
6 pm Basel12pm Toronto
7 pm Basel1pm Toronto
8 pm Basel2pm Toronto
9 pm Basel3pm Toronto
10 pm Basel4pm Toronto
11 pm Basel5pm Toronto

The hours shown in blue color are the usual 9 am to 5 pm business hours.



Change of time difference between Basel and Toronto

Date Time difference
08 March 2020 to
29 March 2020 (DST begins in Basel)
5 hours
29 March 2020 to
25 October 2020 (DST ends in Basel)
6 hours
25 October 2020 to
01 November 2020 (DST ends in Toronto)
5 hours

Time difference between CEST (Central European Summer Time) and EDT (Eastern Daylight Time) is 6 hours



Basel - Switzerland

  • Time zone: CEST - Central European Summer Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +2
  • DST started on: 29 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 25 October 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Basel will return to CET (Central European Time).


Toronto - Canada

  • Time zone: EDT - Eastern Daylight Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4
  • DST started on: 08 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 01 November 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Toronto will return to EST (Eastern Standard Time).