Montreux to Basel by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:48
  • Last train
    23:56
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 35m

Travelling from Montreux to Basel by train

Fast trains from Montreux to Basel take around 2 hours and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 134 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Montreux and Basel.

Are there direct trains from Montreux to Basel?

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

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Montreux to Basel every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Montreux to Basel?

The Montreux to Basel train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Montreux to Basel train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Montreux around 06:05 and the last train is around 23:56. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Montreux around 05:48, and the last at 23:56.

When to book Montreux 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 Montreux to Basel by train.

Which train companies operate between Montreux and Basel?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Regional-Express
  • S-Bahn
  • TGV

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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