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Overview: Train from Basel to Santiago de Compostela

distanceDistance844 miles (1362 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Basel to Santiago de Compostela cover the 844 miles (1362 km) long trip taking on average 32 h 1 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 Santiago De Compostela.

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FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Basel and Santiago de Compostela?

Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Santiago de Compostela, Spain by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Santiago de Compostela, Spain?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 18/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Basel to Santiago de Compostela before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Basel, Switzerland from Santiago de Compostela, Spain?

Return travel from Spain to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Basel from Santiago de Compostela?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Santiago de Compostela?

Requirements for reentering:

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

Last checked on 13/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Basel from Santiago de Compostela.

How far is it from Basel to Santiago de Compostela by train?

The Basel to Santiago de Compostela train distance is approximately 844 miles (1362 km).

How long is the train journey to Santiago de Compostela from Basel?

On average the Basel to Santiago de Compostela train time is 32 h 1 min  covering the 844 miles (1362 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 Santiago de Compostela train leave from? Which Santiago de Compostela train station do I come into from Basel?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Basel SBB   to Santiago De Compostela.

Where is the departure train station in Basel located? Where is the arrival train station in Santiago de Compostela located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Basel SBB, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre of Basel. The most popular arrival train station in Santiago de Compostela, called Santiago De Compostela, is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from its city centre.

How many trains per day are there to Santiago de Compostela from Basel?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Basel to Santiago de Compostela. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
Santiago de Compostela
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 from Basel to Santiago de Compostela.

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