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Overview: Train from Basel to Cuxhaven

distanceDistance438 miles (706 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Basel to Cuxhaven cover the 438 miles (706 km) long route taking on average 17 h 43 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Cuxhaven.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Basel to Cuxhaven?

Travel by train between Basel, Switzerland and Cuxhaven, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Cuxhaven from Basel restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Basel?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Cuxhaven, Germany?

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

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 23/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Basel and Cuxhaven closer to your date of departure here.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Cuxhaven, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Basel, Switzerland from Cuxhaven is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Basel from Cuxhaven restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 20/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Basel from Cuxhaven closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance by train from Basel to Cuxhaven?

You should expect to travel around 438 miles (706 km)  between Basel and Cuxhaven by train.

What is the average Basel to Cuxhaven train duration?

On average the Basel to Cuxhaven train time is 17 h 43 min  covering the 438 miles (706 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

What station does the Basel to Cuxhaven train leave from? Which Cuxhaven train station do I come into from Basel?

Some of the Basel train stations to Cuxhaven you can start your journey from include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Cuxhaven include Cuxhaven, Cuxhaven (Alte Liebe) and Cuxhaven (Fährhafen).

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basel SBB   and arriving in Cuxhaven.

Where do I find the Basel train station to Cuxhaven? Where is the Cuxhaven train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Basel SBB and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Cuxhaven and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the train station to the city centre in Cuxhaven.

How many trains are there from Basel to Cuxhaven a day?

The average number of trains departing Basel for Cuxhaven is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
Cuxhaven
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 Cuxhaven.

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