Bregenz to Basel by train

  • First train
    05:17
  • Last train
    23:20
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 47m
  • Distance
    162 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    1
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 19m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bregenz to Basel by train

Fast trains from Bregenz to Basel take around 2 hours and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 162 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bregenz and Basel.

1. Are there direct trains from Bregenz to Basel?

Journeys between Bregenz and Basel usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Bregenz to Basel 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 14 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bregenz to Basel?

The Bregenz to Basel train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bregenz to Basel train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Bregenz around 05:17 and the last train is around 23:20. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Bregenz 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 Bregenz to Basel by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bregenz and Basel?

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

  • Eurocity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Railjet
  • TGV

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 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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