Piacenza to Basel by train

  • First train
    05:51
  • Last train
    21:09
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 38m
  • Distance
    322 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    9
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 22m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Piacenza to Basel by train

Fast trains from Piacenza to Basel take around 5 hours and 38 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 322 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Piacenza and Basel.

1. Are there direct trains from Piacenza to Basel?

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

We usually find around 8 departures on the route from Piacenza 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 11 departures.

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

The Piacenza to Basel train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 38 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Piacenza around 05:51 and the last train is around 21:09. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Piacenza to Basel train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Piacenza to Basel by train.

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Which train companies operate between Piacenza and Basel?

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

  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Frecciabianca
  • IC Notte
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • TGV

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

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