Basel to Würzburg by train

  • First train
    04:12
  • Last train
    23:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 3m
  • Distance
    304 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    19
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 51m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Basel to Würzburg by train

Fast trains from Basel to Würzburg take around 4 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 304 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basel and Würzburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Basel to Würzburg?

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

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Basel to Würzburg 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 21 departures.

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

The Basel to Würzburg train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Würzburg is usually scheduled to depart Basel around 04:12 and the last train is around 23:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basel around 06:06, and the last at 23:40.

When to book Basel to Würzburg 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 Basel to Würzburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Basel and Würzburg?

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

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

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

Würzburg to Basel by train

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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.