Aachen to Basel by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Aachen to Basel by train
Fast trains from Aachen to Basel take around 4 hours and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 375 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Aachen and Basel.
1. Are there direct trains from Aachen to Basel?
Journeys between Aachen and Basel usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Aachen to Basel every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 32 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Aachen to Basel?
The Aachen to Basel train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Aachen to Basel train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Aachen around 04:51 and the last train is around 00:51.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Aachen around 05:51, and the last at 00:51.
What's the Aachen to Basel train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Aachen to Basel are $29.70.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $29 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $59. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Aachen to Basel train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Aachen to Basel by train.
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Which train companies operate between Aachen and Basel?
More than one train company operates on the route from Aachen to Basel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Basel to Aachen by train