Dortmund to Basel by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:14
  • Last train
    22:37
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 4m

Travelling from Dortmund to Basel by train

Fast trains from Dortmund to Basel take around 5 hours and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 442 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dortmund and Basel.

Are there direct trains from Dortmund to Basel?

Direct trains from Dortmund to Basel have been found.

We usually find around 9 direct trains on the route from Dortmund to Basel every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 12 departures.

How long is the train journey from Dortmund to Basel?

The Dortmund to Basel train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Dortmund to Basel train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Dortmund around 05:37 and the last train is around 22:37. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dortmund around 04:33, and the last at 22:37.

When to book Dortmund to Basel 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 Dortmund to Basel by train.

Which train companies operate between Dortmund and Basel?

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

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

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 rail 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.

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