The Hague to Basel by train

  • First train
    05:22
  • Last train
    00:29
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 29m
  • Distance
    556 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    18
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 3m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from The Hague to Basel by train

Fast trains from The Hague to Basel take around 6 hours and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 556 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between The Hague and Basel.

1. Are there direct trains from The Hague to Basel?

Journeys between The Hague and Basel usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from The Hague 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 22 departures.

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

The The Hague to Basel train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart The Hague around 05:53 and the last train is around 23:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves The Hague around 05:22, and the last at 00:29.

When to book The Hague to Basel train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 The Hague to Basel by train.

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Which train companies operate between The Hague and Basel?

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

  • 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.

Basel to The Hague by train

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Child and youth passengers

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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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