Fastest journey1hr 23m
Travelling from Basel to Zug by train
Fast trains from Basel to Zug take around 1 hour and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 82 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basel and Zug.
Are there direct trains from Basel to Zug?
Journeys between Basel and Zug usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Basel to Zug 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 23 departures.
How long is the train journey from Basel to Zug?
The Basel to Zug train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
What are the Basel to Zug train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Zug is usually scheduled to depart Basel around 06:33 and the last train is around 00:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basel around 06:33, and the last at 00:13.
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When to book Basel to Zug train tickets?
Trains in Switzerland usually open for booking around 0 days 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 Zug by train.
Which train companies operate between Basel and Zug?
More than one train company operates on the route from Basel to Zug, 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.