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Overview: Train from Basel to Faro

distanceDistance1070 miles (1726 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Basel to Faro cover the 1070 miles (1726 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Faro.

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FAQs

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Basel and Faro?

Travel by train between Basel, Switzerland and Faro, Portugal is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Faro 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 Portugal from Basel?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Faro, Portugal?

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

  • Physical distance required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 13/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Basel and Faro closer to your date of departure here.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Basel, Switzerland from Faro, Portugal?

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

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

Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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:

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

Last verified on 13/01/2022. 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 Faro to Basel train here.

How far is it from Basel to Faro by train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Faro from Basel via train to be approximately 1070 miles (1726 km).

When travelling by train from Basel to Faro, which train station in Basel do I depart from and which train station in Faro do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Basel SBB   to Faro   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Basel located? Where is the arrival train station in Faro located?

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

Passengers arriving in Faro most often arrive at Faro and need to travel around 0.4 miles (666 m) from this train station to the city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
Faro
The major railway station for departures from Basel is Basel SBB. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Basel SBB for your trip between Basel and Faro.

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