Basel to Ancona by train

  • First train
    06:28
  • Last train
    21:04
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 42m
  • Distance
    635 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    18
  • Avg. journey time
    12hr 30m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Basel to Ancona by train

Fast trains from Basel to Ancona take around 7 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 635 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basel and Ancona.

1. Are there direct trains from Basel to Ancona?

Journeys between Basel and Ancona usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Basel to Ancona 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 22 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Basel to Ancona?

The Basel to Ancona train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Basel to Ancona train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Ancona is usually scheduled to depart Basel around 06:28 and the last train is around 21:04. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basel around 05:04, and the last at 21:07.

When to book Basel to Ancona train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Basel to Ancona by train.

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Which train companies operate between Basel and Ancona?

More than one train company operates on the route from Basel to Ancona, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Ancona to Basel by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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