Mönchengladbach to Basel by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:40
  • Last train
    00:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 54m

Travelling from Mönchengladbach to Basel by train

The fastest trains from Mönchengladbach to Basel take around 4 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 414 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Mönchengladbach and Basel.

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

We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Mönchengladbach 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 19 departures. The duration is normally about 4 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Mönchengladbach around 05:40 and the last train is around 23:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Mönchengladbach around 05:40, and the last at 00:40.

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

When to book Mönchengladbach 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 Mönchengladbach to Basel by train.

Which trains operate between Mönchengladbach and Basel?

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

  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express

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

Find journey information for Basel to Mönchengladbach

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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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