Florence to Basel by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Florence to Basel by train
Fast trains from Florence to Basel take around 6 hours and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 508 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Florence and Basel.
1. Are there direct trains from Florence to Basel?
Journeys between Florence and Basel usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Florence to Basel 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 37 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Florence to Basel?
The Florence to Basel train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Florence to Basel train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Florence around 04:32 and the last train is around 00:40.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Florence to Basel train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Florence to Basel are $54.19.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $84 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $90. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Florence to Basel train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
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Which train companies operate between Florence and Basel?
More than one train company operates on the route from Florence to Basel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Frecciarossa 1000
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Reggio Emilia
- Regionale Veloce
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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