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Overview: Train from Basel to Manchester

distanceDistance591 miles (954 km)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day

Trains from Basel to Manchester cover the 591 miles (954 km) long journey taking on average 11 h 52 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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FAQs

Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Manchester, United Kingdom by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Switzerland?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Basel?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Basel to Manchester as this information can change.

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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 17/06/2022. 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 Manchester to Basel train here.

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Manchester from Basel via train to be approximately 591 miles (954 km).
While the time it takes to travel 591 miles (954 km) to Manchester from Basel can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Basel to Manchester is on average 11 h 52 min.

When taking the train from Basel to Manchester, you can choose to depart from train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Your route can end in train stations such as Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Basel SBB   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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

The most popular arrival train station, Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre of Manchester.

On average, there are 5 trains a day from Basel to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
Manchester
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 Manchester.

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