Basel to Mainz by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    12:20
  • Last train
    23:13
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 51m

Travelling from Basel to Mainz by train

Fast trains from Basel to Mainz take around 2 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 277 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basel and Mainz.

Are there direct trains from Basel to Mainz?

Direct trains from Basel to Mainz have been found.

We usually find around 3 direct trains on the route from Basel to Mainz every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Basel to Mainz?

The Basel to Mainz train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Basel to Mainz train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Mainz is usually scheduled to depart Basel around 12:20 and the last train is around 23:13. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Basel to Mainz 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 Mainz by train.

Which train companies operate between Basel and Mainz?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercités

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

Find journey information for Mainz to Basel

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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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