Berlin to Basel by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:32
  • Last train
    21:50
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 12m

Travelling from Berlin to Basel by train

Fast trains from Berlin to Basel take around 7 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 691 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Berlin and Basel.

Are there direct trains from Berlin to Basel?

Direct trains from Berlin to Basel have been found.

We usually find around 37 direct trains on the route from Berlin to Basel every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 40 departures.

How long is the train journey from Berlin to Basel?

The Berlin to Basel train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Berlin to Basel train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Berlin around 04:32 and the last train is around 21:50. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Berlin around 05:53, and the last at 21:50.

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

When to book Berlin 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 Berlin to Basel by train.

Which train companies operate between Berlin and Basel?

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

  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Nightjet

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

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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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