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Cheap train tickets from Basel to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
14:137h52
Basel SBB
22:05Amsterdam Centraal
£1541One-way
5 changes
Deutsche Bahn
15:137h33
Basel SBB
22:46Amsterdam Centraal
£1651One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
12:137h52
Basel SBB
20:05Amsterdam Centraal
£1761One-way
5 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:067h59
Basel SBB
17:05Amsterdam Centraal
£1761One-way
4 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:068h52
Basel SBB
17:58Amsterdam Centraal
£2091One-way
3 changes

Train timetableBasel to Amsterdam

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
Deutsche Bahn
08:137h45
Basel SBB
15:58Amsterdam Centraal
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:068h52
Basel SBB
17:58Amsterdam Centraal
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:067h59
Basel SBB
17:05Amsterdam Centraal
4 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:137h45
Basel SBB
17:58Amsterdam Centraal
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
11:068h01
Basel SBB
19:07Amsterdam Centraal
4 changes
Deutsche Bahn
11:068h59
Basel SBB
20:05Amsterdam Centraal
6 changes
Deutsche Bahn
12:137h52
Basel SBB
20:05Amsterdam Centraal
5 changes
Deutsche Bahn
13:067h52
Basel SBB
20:58Amsterdam Centraal
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
14:137h52
Basel SBB
22:05Amsterdam Centraal
5 changes
Deutsche Bahn
15:137h33
Basel SBB
22:46Amsterdam Centraal
0 changes

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Train times from Basel to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

7 h 33 m

Average

8 h 3 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

569 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Basel for Amsterdam every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
15:137h33
Basel SBB
22:46Amsterdam Centraal
£1651One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:137h45
Basel SBB
15:58Amsterdam Centraal
£2441One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:137h45
Basel SBB
17:58Amsterdam Centraal
£2441One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
13:067h52
Basel SBB
20:58Amsterdam Centraal
£2441One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
14:137h52
Basel SBB
22:05Amsterdam Centraal
£1541One-way
5 changes

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Overview: Train from Basel to Amsterdam

distanceDistance352 miles
durationAverage train duration6 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price£134 (€150)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Basel to Amsterdam cover the 352 miles long trip taking on average 6 h 57 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £134, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £45. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Basel to Amsterdam

For as little as £45 you can travel by train from Basel to Amsterdam with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Basel to Amsterdam train.

Deutsche Bahn from Basel to Amsterdam train information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £45
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Basel to Amsterdam train

FAQs: Travel by train from Basel to Amsterdam 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 Basel to Amsterdam.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Basel to Amsterdam can start from as little as £45 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Basel to Amsterdam is £134; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Basel to Amsterdam is on average 6 h 57 min   for the 352 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Amsterdam from Basel by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Basel to Amsterdam leaves at 06: 13. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Basel to Amsterdam leaves at 22: 13.
There is 1 train a day from Basel to Amsterdam which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Basel to Amsterdam, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Amsterdam. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Basel to Amsterdam and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 13.

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

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

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

Important Stations and Airports in Basel and Amsterdam

Basel
Amsterdam
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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