Berlin to Basel train

Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Basel

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Cheapest

£109

Average

£169

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

05:28Berlin Hbf7h19 12:47Basel SBB
1 change
£1091One-way
20:31Berlin Hbf9h49 06:20Basel SBB
1 change
£1261One-way
06:31Berlin Hbf7h16 13:47Basel SBB
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£1261One-way
14:31Berlin Hbf7h18 21:49Basel SBB
0 changes
£1411One-way
15:29Berlin Hbf7h26 22:55Basel SBB
1 change
£1411One-way

Train schedule Berlin to Basel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 June
00:20Berlin Hbf11h27 11:47Basel SBB
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05:28Berlin Hbf7h19 12:47Basel SBB
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06:31Berlin Hbf7h16 13:47Basel SBB
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07:28Berlin Hbf7h19 14:47Basel SBB
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07:37Berlin Hbf7h10 14:47Basel SBB
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07:46Berlin Hbf7h09 14:55Basel SBB
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08:31Berlin Hbf7h16 15:47Basel SBB
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09:28Berlin Hbf7h19 16:47Basel SBB
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09:37Berlin Hbf7h10 16:47Basel SBB
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10:31Berlin Hbf7h16 17:47Basel SBB
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10:31Berlin Hbf7h16 17:47Basel SBB
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11:28Berlin Hbf7h19 18:47Basel SBB
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11:28Berlin Hbf7h19 18:47Basel SBB
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11:37Berlin Hbf7h10 18:47Basel SBB
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11:37Berlin Hbf7h10 18:47Basel SBB
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11:46Berlin Hbf7h09 18:55Basel SBB
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11:46Berlin Hbf7h09 18:55Basel SBB
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12:31Berlin Hbf7h16 19:47Basel SBB
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12:31Berlin Hbf7h16 19:47Basel SBB
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13:29Berlin Hbf7h18 20:47Basel SBB
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13:29Berlin Hbf7h18 20:47Basel SBB
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13:37Berlin Hbf7h10 20:47Basel SBB
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14:31Berlin Hbf7h18 21:49Basel SBB
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15:29Berlin Hbf7h26 22:55Basel SBB
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15:37Berlin Hbf7h18 22:55Basel SBB
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15:46Berlin Hbf7h18 23:04Basel SBB
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17:01Berlin Hbf12h44 05:45Basel SBB
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20:31Berlin Hbf9h49 06:20Basel SBB
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21:38Berlin Hbf11h09 08:47Basel SBB
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Fastest train times from Berlin to Basel

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Fastest Journey

7 h 9 m

Average

7 h 48 m

Trains per day

29

Distance

691 km

Of the 29 trains that leave Berlin for Basel every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
11:46Berlin Hbf7h09 18:55Basel SBB
1 change
£2041One-way
Fastest
11:46Berlin Hbf7h09 18:55Basel SBB
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£1681One-way
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07:46Berlin Hbf7h09 14:55Basel SBB
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£1411One-way
13:37Berlin Hbf7h10 20:47Basel SBB
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£1981One-way
07:37Berlin Hbf7h10 14:47Basel SBB
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£1411One-way

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Overview: Train from Berlin to Basel

distanceDistance428 miles (691 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£60 (€66)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | ICE

Trains from Berlin to Basel cover the 428 miles (691 km) long route taking on average 7 h 15 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | ICE. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £60, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £45. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Berlin to Basel

Travel to Basel from Berlin from £45 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Berlin to Basel train.

Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Basel train information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 36 min
  • Average Price: £45
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Berlin to Basel

Travel by train to Basel 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 Berlin to Basel.
FAQs

Travel between Berlin, Germany and Basel, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 17/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Basel from Berlin as this information can change.

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Berlin from Basel?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

The government of Germany 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 24/06/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Berlin from Basel.

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Berlin to Basel for as low as £45  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Berlin to Basel train to cost on average £60  one way.
The Berlin to Basel train distance is approximately 428 miles (691 km).
While the time it takes to travel 428 miles (691 km) to Basel from Berlin can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Berlin to Basel is on average 7 h 15 min.

When taking the train from Berlin to Basel, you can choose to depart from train stations like Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. Your journey can end in train stations such as Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Berlin Hbf, is located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from the city centre of Berlin.

The most popular arrival train station, Basel SBB, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre of Basel.

For the best Berlin to Basel train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | ICE. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Berlin and Basel to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day between Berlin and Basel. If you’re looking for a direct train from Berlin to Basel, consider travelling with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
On average, there are 6 trains a day from Berlin to Basel. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Berlin to Basel train departs at 04: 31   and the last train from Berlin to Basel leaves at 20: 42. Check out the most up-to-date Berlin to Basel train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets from Berlin to Basel within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £60 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Berlin to Basel a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Basel
Berlin Hbf is the most popular Berlin 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 Berlin for your journey to Basel.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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Phone Number
+49 302971055
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
Public transport options for Berlin Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5
S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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