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Basel to Buchs SG by train

  • First train
    04:37
  • Last train
    23:07
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 11m
  • Distance
    149 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    10
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 32m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Basel to Buchs SG by train

Fast trains from Basel to Buchs SG take around 2 hours and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 149 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basel and Buchs SG.

1. Are there direct trains from Basel to Buchs SG?

Journeys between Basel and Buchs SG usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Basel to Buchs SG 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 9 departures.

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

The Basel to Buchs SG train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Buchs SG is usually scheduled to depart Basel around 05:33 and the last train is around 23:07. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basel around 04:37, and the last at 23:11.

When to book Basel to Buchs SG train tickets?

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Which train companies operate between Basel and Buchs SG?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Inter City
  • Inter Regio
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Regional-Express
  • S Bahn
  • S-Bahn
  • Suburban train
  • TGV
  • Thello

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.