|Distance||269 miles (434 km)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Duisburg to Basel cover the 269 miles (434 km) long route taking on average 5 h 7 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Duisburg Hbf and arrive in Basel SBB.
Travel between Duisburg and Basel on Deutsche Bahn trains with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Duisburg and Basel. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Train information from Duisburg to Basel with Deutsche Bahn:
Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Duisburg to Basel and when travelling by train:
Travel between Duisburg, Germany and Basel, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Duisburg and Basel before travelling.
Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 25/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Duisburg from Basel.
When departing from Duisburg, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Duisburg Hbf, Duisburg-Buchholz and Duisburg-Meiderich Süd. When arriving in Basel, you can end your journey in train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse.
Omio customers book a train from Duisburg Hbf to Basel SBB most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Duisburg Hbf and travel around 0.5 miles (803 m) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Basel SBB and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the train station to the city centre in Basel.
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