Bologna to Basel by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Bologna to Basel by train
Fast trains from Bologna to Basel take around 5 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 446 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bologna and Basel.
1. Are there direct trains from Bologna to Basel?
Journeys between Bologna and Basel usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 51 departures on the route from Bologna to Basel 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 49 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Bologna to Basel?
The Bologna to Basel train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Bologna to Basel train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Bologna around 04:15 and the last train is around 00:46.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Bologna to Basel train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Bologna to Basel are $56.20.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $80, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Bologna 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 Bologna to Basel by train.
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Which train companies operate between Bologna and Basel?
More than one train company operates on the route from Bologna to Basel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Frecciarossa 1000
- IC Notte
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Reggio Emilia
- Regionale Veloce
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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