Basel to Amsterdam train

Cheap train tickets from Basel to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for 01 Jul

Cheapest

£91

Average

£119

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
23:13Basel SBB9h52 09:05Amsterdam Centraal
1 change
£911One-way
Cheapest
19:13Basel SBB13h22 08:35Amsterdam Centraal
3 changes
£911One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:56Basel SBB7h39 12:35Amsterdam Centraal
3 changes
£1011One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:20Basel SBB9h15 21:35Amsterdam Centraal
2 changes
£1011One-way
2nd Cheapest
14:27Basel SBB8h54 23:21Amsterdam Centraal
3 changes
£1011One-way

Train schedule Basel to Amsterdam

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 1 July
04:56Basel SBB7h39 12:35Amsterdam Centraal
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05:06Basel SBB7h59 13:05Amsterdam Centraal
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07:06Basel SBB7h29 14:35Amsterdam Centraal
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07:13Basel SBB7h52 15:05Amsterdam Centraal
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09:06Basel SBB7h29 16:35Amsterdam Centraal
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09:13Basel SBB7h52 17:05Amsterdam Centraal
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11:06Basel SBB7h29 18:35Amsterdam Centraal
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11:06Basel SBB8h59 20:05Amsterdam Centraal
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11:13Basel SBB8h22 19:35Amsterdam Centraal
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11:13Basel SBB7h52 19:05Amsterdam Centraal
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12:20Basel SBB9h15 21:35Amsterdam Centraal
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12:20Basel SBB8h45 21:05Amsterdam Centraal
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14:27Basel SBB8h54 23:21Amsterdam Centraal
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14:27Basel SBB9h08 23:35Amsterdam Centraal
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15:13Basel SBB8h16 23:29Amsterdam Centraal
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16:13Basel SBB9h31 01:44Amsterdam Centraal
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16:13Basel SBB7h16 23:29Amsterdam Centraal
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17:07Basel SBB7h44 00:51Amsterdam Centraal
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17:07Basel SBB8h00 01:07Amsterdam Centraal
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17:13Basel SBB9h31 02:44Amsterdam Centraal
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17:13Basel SBB8h31 01:44Amsterdam Centraal
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18:13Basel SBB14h17 08:30Amsterdam Centraal
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19:13Basel SBB13h22 08:35Amsterdam Centraal
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19:13Basel SBB13h22 08:35Amsterdam Centraal
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23:13Basel SBB9h52 09:05Amsterdam Centraal
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Fastest train times from Basel to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for 01 Jul

Fastest Journey

7 h 16 m

Average

8 h 59 m

Trains per day

25

Distance

569 km

It's difficult to get from Basel to Amsterdam without changing at least once.

Fastest
16:13Basel SBB7h16 23:29Amsterdam Centraal
1 change
£1821One-way
2nd Fastest
11:06Basel SBB7h29 18:35Amsterdam Centraal
3 changes
£1211One-way
2nd Fastest
09:06Basel SBB7h29 16:35Amsterdam Centraal
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£1821One-way
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07:06Basel SBB7h29 14:35Amsterdam Centraal
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£1821One-way
04:56Basel SBB7h39 12:35Amsterdam Centraal
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£1011One-way

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Overview: Train from Basel to Amsterdam

distanceDistance352 miles (568 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price£62 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB Intercity

Trains from Basel to Amsterdam cover the 352 miles (568 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 39 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB Intercity. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £62, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £36. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Basel to Amsterdam

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Amsterdam from Basel from £36 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Amsterdam from Basel. 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.

  • Average Price: £36

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FAQs

Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Basel?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Amsterdam from Basel before travelling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Amsterdam to Basel is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Netherlands?

Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Amsterdam?

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 25/06/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Amsterdam to Basel train here.

You can find a cheap train from Basel to Amsterdam for some dates and times for as low as £36  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Basel to Amsterdam train to cost on average £62  one way.
The distance from Basel to Amsterdam by train is approximately 352 miles (568 km).
The train time from Basel to Amsterdam is on average 7 h 39 min  for the 352 miles (568 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Basel and Amsterdam by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Basel, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. When you arrive in Amsterdam, your train can arrive in train stations including Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Basel SBB   to Amsterdam Centraal.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Basel SBB, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city centre of Basel.

The most popular arrival train station, Amsterdam Centraal, is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre of Amsterdam.

Take the Basel to Amsterdam train with Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB Intercity. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Basel to Amsterdam as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Basel to Amsterdam. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Basel at 10: 20. The last train leaves from Basel at 21: 42. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Basel to Amsterdam and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets from Basel to Amsterdam within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £62 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Basel to Amsterdam a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
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Basel SBB is the most popular Basel 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 Basel for your journey to Amsterdam.

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