Basel to London by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Basel to London by train
Fast trains from Basel to London take around 6 hours and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 710 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basel and London.
1. Are there direct trains from Basel to London?
Journeys between Basel and London usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 37 departures on the route from Basel to London every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 22 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Basel to London?
The Basel to London train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Basel to London train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to London is usually scheduled to depart Basel around 05:01 and the last train is around 23:13.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basel around 06:15, and the last at 23:13.
What's the Basel to London train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Basel to London are $94.97.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $250 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $407. 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 Basel to London 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 Basel to London by train.
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Which train companies operate between Basel and London?
More than one train company operates on the route from Basel to London, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Train Express Regional
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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