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Train Information to Venice from Basel

distanceDistance268 miles (433 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price£84 (€96)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersFrecciarossa

Trains from Basel to Venice cover the 268 miles (433 km) long route taking on average 8 h 47 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £84, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £73. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Venezia Mestre.

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Frecciarossa trains between Basel and Venice

Frecciarossa trains will get you between Basel and Venice from £73. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Frecciarossa

Enjoy a comfortable and relaxing route on a Frecciarossa train from Basel to Venice. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio shows you the latest Frecciarossa timetables for the Basel to Venice train and prices starting as low as £82 for this journey. Frecciarossa is Trenitalia’s premier high-speed train service making around 200 connections across Italy per day, including major destinations like Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice and Naples. Frecciarossa trains are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact and reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 268 miles (433 km) quickly from Basel to Venice.

When booking the Frecciarossa train between Basel and Venice, you can choose between four different classes: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. Although each class offers different levels of comfort, all Frecciarossa train carriages provide passengers with free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services. If you’re looking to add to your travel experience, book a Frecciarossa train between Basel and Venice on Omio today!

Travel Tips

Trains from Basel to Venice
Travel by train to Venice 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 Venice.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Venice, Italy if I'm coming from Basel, Switzerland by train?

Travel by train between Basel, Switzerland and Venice, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Venice 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 Italy from Basel?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Venice, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 19/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Basel and Venice closer to your date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Switzerland from Venice, Italy?

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

Is my return train into Basel from Venice restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Basel from Venice closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap trains between Basel and Venice cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Basel to Venice for the next 7 days starting from £73  one way.
What is the average cost of a train from Basel to Venice?
The Basel to Venice train ticket price is on average £84  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
What is the distance between Basel and Venice by train?
You should expect to travel around 268 miles (433 km)  to Venice from Basel by train.
How long is the train journey between Basel and Venice?
While the time it takes to travel 268 miles (433 km) from Basel to Venice can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Basel to Venice is on average 8 h 47 min.
What station does the Basel to Venice train leave from? Which Venice train station do I come into from Basel?

When taking a train from Basel, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. When you arrive in Venice, your train can arrive in train stations including Venezia Mestre, Venezia Santa Lucia and Venice.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Basel SBB   to Venezia Mestre.

Where is the Basel train station located? Where is the Venice train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Venezia Mestre, located 5 mile (s) / 8 km away from the city centre.

What train providers go from Basel to Venice?
For the trip from Basel to Venice you can take a train with Frecciarossa. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Basel and Venice on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there from Basel to Venice a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Basel to Venice. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Basel to Venice?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Basel at 05: 28. The last train leaves from Basel at 10: 28. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Basel to Venice and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book train tickets between Basel and Venice to score the best deals?
If you purchase Basel to Venice train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £84. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Venice from Basel. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
Venice
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 Venice.