|Distance||179 miles (289 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 35 min|
|Average train ticket price||£59 (€67)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER|
Trains from Lyon to Basel cover the 179 miles (289 km) long route taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £59, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £51. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Basel SBB.
Travel by train between Lyon, France and Basel, Switzerland is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Lyon and Basel closer to your date of departure here.
Return travel from Switzerland to France is: Partially open.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 20/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Lyon from Basel.
When taking the train to Basel from Lyon, you can choose to depart from train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière. Your route 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 Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Basel SBB.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Basel most often arrive at Basel SBB and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.
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