Bern to Basel by train
Travelling from Bern to Basel by train
Fast trains from Bern to Basel take around 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 68 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bern and Basel.
1. Are there direct trains from Bern to Basel?
Direct trains from Bern to Basel have been found.
We usually find around 33 direct trains on the route from Bern to Basel every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 32 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Bern to Basel?
The Bern to Basel train travel time is normally about 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Bern to Basel train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Bern around 06:04 and the last train is around 23:36.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Bern to Basel train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Bern to Basel are $38.61.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $41, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Bern to Basel train tickets?
Trains in Switzerland usually open for booking around 0 days 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 Bern to Basel by train.
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Which train companies operate between Bern and Basel?
More than one train company operates on the route from Bern to Basel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Regional Train
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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