Amsterdam to Basel by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Amsterdam to Basel by train
Fast trains from Amsterdam to Basel take around 6 hours and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 571 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Amsterdam and Basel.
1. Are there direct trains from Amsterdam to Basel?
Direct trains from Amsterdam to Basel have been found.
We usually find around 7 direct trains on the route from Amsterdam to Basel every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 12 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Amsterdam to Basel?
The Amsterdam to Basel train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Amsterdam to Basel train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Amsterdam around 07:02 and the last train is around 20:28.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Amsterdam to Basel train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Amsterdam to Basel are $44.37.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $46 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $91. 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 Amsterdam 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 Amsterdam to Basel by train.
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Which train companies operate between Amsterdam and Basel?
More than one train company operates on the route from Amsterdam to Basel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Basel to Amsterdam by train