Venlo to Basel by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Venlo to Basel by train
Fast trains from Venlo to Basel take around 5 hours and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 437 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Venlo and Basel.
1. Are there direct trains from Venlo to Basel?
Journeys between Venlo and Basel usually involve 2 changes of train.
We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Venlo 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 16 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Venlo to Basel?
The Venlo to Basel train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Venlo to Basel train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Venlo around 05:05 and the last train is around 22:05.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Venlo to Basel train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Venlo to Basel are $45.92.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $45 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $79. 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 Venlo 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 Venlo to Basel by train.
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Which train companies operate between Venlo and Basel?
More than one train company operates on the route from Venlo to Basel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- ABELLIO Rail NRW
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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