Amsterdam to Basel train

Sun, 26 May
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Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Basel

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Amsterdam to Basel is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
09:547h53
Amsterdam Centraal
17:47Basel SBB
£2471One-way
5 changes
Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
09:167h39
Amsterdam Centraal
16:55Basel SBB
£2471One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:549h01
Amsterdam Centraal
18:55Basel SBB
£3771One-way
6 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:548h01
Amsterdam Centraal
18:55Basel SBB
£4411One-way
4 changes

Train timetableAmsterdam to Basel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
Deutsche Bahn
09:167h39
Amsterdam Centraal
16:55Basel SBB
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:547h53
Amsterdam Centraal
17:47Basel SBB
5 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:549h01
Amsterdam Centraal
18:55Basel SBB
6 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:548h01
Amsterdam Centraal
18:55Basel SBB
4 changes

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Train times from Amsterdam to Basel

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

7 h 39 m

Average

8 h 8 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

569 km

To travel from Amsterdam to Basel you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
09:167h39
Amsterdam Centraal
16:55Basel SBB
£2471One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:547h53
Amsterdam Centraal
17:47Basel SBB
£2471One-way
5 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:548h01
Amsterdam Centraal
18:55Basel SBB
£4411One-way
4 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:549h01
Amsterdam Centraal
18:55Basel SBB
£3771One-way
6 changes

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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to Basel

distanceDistance352 miles
durationAverage train duration6 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price£133 (€149)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, PKP Intercity or BSB

Trains from Amsterdam to Basel cover the 352 miles long journey taking on average 6 h 39 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, PKP Intercity or BSB. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £133, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £71. Travellers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn, PKP Intercity and BSB trains Amsterdam to Basel

Deutsche Bahn, PKP Intercity and BSB trains will get you to Basel from Amsterdam from £71. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the BahnCard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Basel from Amsterdam. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Train information from Amsterdam to Basel with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 39 min
  • Cheapest Price: £71

FAQs: Amsterdam to Basel train

FAQs: Travel by train from Amsterdam to Basel easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Amsterdam to Basel.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Basel can start from as little as £71 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Amsterdam to Basel is £133; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Amsterdam to Basel is 6 h 39 min   to travel the 352 mile long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Amsterdam to Basel leaves at 06: 08. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Amsterdam to Basel leaves at 22: 15.
Take the Amsterdam to Basel train with Deutsche Bahn, PKP Intercity or BSB. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip to Basel from Amsterdam as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 15.

When departing from Amsterdam, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Zuid. When arriving in Basel, you can end your trip in train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Basel SBB, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Amsterdam to Basel by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Amsterdam and Basel including taking a coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Amsterdam and Basel

Amsterdam
Basel
Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Amsterdam for your journey to Basel.
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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+31 302357822
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 20: 59
Public transport options for Amsterdam Centraal
Metro lines: 51, 53, 54, 52
Tram lines: 2, 12, 4, 14, 13, 24, 17, 26
Ferry lines: 901, 906, 902, 907, 905
Bus lines: GVB 18, 21, 22, 48, 248, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 288, 289, 291, 293, Connexxion 391, 394, N57, N47, N91, N94, EBS 305, 306, 314, 316, N01, N04, N10, N14
Train lines: Intercity, Intercity Express, Sprinter, Nightjet
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Amsterdam LelylaanParkingATMAccessibility
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Amsterdam HolendrechtParkingATMAccessibility
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Amsterdam Science ParkATMAccessibility
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