Karlsruhe to Basel by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Karlsruhe to Basel by train
Fast trains from Karlsruhe to Basel take around 1 hour and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 172 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Karlsruhe and Basel.
1. Are there direct trains from Karlsruhe to Basel?
Direct trains from Karlsruhe to Basel have been found.
We usually find around 37 direct trains on the route from Karlsruhe to Basel every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 36 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Karlsruhe to Basel?
The Karlsruhe to Basel train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Karlsruhe to Basel train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Karlsruhe around 04:02 and the last train is around 23:16.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Karlsruhe around 04:02, and the last at 23:47.
What's the Karlsruhe to Basel train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Karlsruhe to Basel are $17.63.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $17 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $23. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Karlsruhe to Basel train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 12 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 Karlsruhe to Basel by train.
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Which train companies operate between Karlsruhe and Basel?
More than one train company operates on the route from Karlsruhe to Basel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Night Jet
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Basel to Karlsruhe by train