Milan to Basel train

Cheap train tickets from Milan to Basel

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£78

Average

£87

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.

Cheapest
08:43Milan Centrale4h45 13:28Basel SBB
2 changes
£781One-way
Cheapest
07:43Milan Centrale5h45 13:28Basel SBB
2 changes
£781One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:43Milan Centrale4h45 11:28Basel SBB
2 changes
£861One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:25Milan Centrale6h03 11:28Basel SBB
3 changes
£861One-way
08:10Milan Centrale4h46 12:56Basel SBB
0 changes
£901One-way

Train schedule Milan to Basel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 11 August
05:25Milan Centrale6h03 11:28Basel SBB
3 changes
06:43Milan Centrale4h45 11:28Basel SBB
2 changes
07:20Milan Centrale4h12 11:32Basel SBB
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07:43Milan Centrale5h45 13:28Basel SBB
2 changes
08:10Milan Centrale4h46 12:56Basel SBB
0 changes
08:43Milan Centrale4h45 13:28Basel SBB
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10:05Milan Porta Garibaldi4h51 14:56Basel SBB
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15:20Milan Centrale4h12 19:32Basel SBB
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18:20Milan Centrale4h12 22:32Basel SBB
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Fastest train times from Milan to Basel

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

4 h 12 m

Average

4 h 50 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

264 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Milan for Basel every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
15:20Milan Centrale4h12 19:32Basel SBB
0 changes
£901One-way
Fastest
18:20Milan Centrale4h12 22:32Basel SBB
0 changes
£901One-way
Fastest
07:20Milan Centrale4h12 11:32Basel SBB
0 changes
£901One-way
2nd Fastest
08:43Milan Centrale4h45 13:28Basel SBB
2 changes
£781One-way
2nd Fastest
06:43Milan Centrale4h45 11:28Basel SBB
2 changes
£861One-way

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Overview: Train from Milan to Basel

distanceDistance163 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£83 (€93)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTrenitalia

Trains from Milan to Basel cover the 163 miles long route taking on average 4 h 12 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £72, but the average price of train tickets is £83. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train providers: Trenitalia trains Milan to Basel

Trenitalia trains will get you from Milan to Basel from £72. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Trenitalia

Find the perfect train to Basel from Milan with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can also apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchase. The distance to Basel from Milan by train is 163 miles (263 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is £72. Check out Trenitalia’s train timetable to Basel from Milan, compare the best prices for the route and book your cheap train ticket on Omio today!

Trenitalia is the main operator of train services in Italy, with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

  • Average Price: £72

Travel Tips: Trains from Milan 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 Milan to Basel.
FAQs

Travel between Milan, Italy and Basel, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 03/08/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Basel from Milan as this information can change.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Basel to Milan is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from Switzerland?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last verified on 28/07/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Basel to Milan train here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Milan and Basel to cost as little as £72  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Milan to Basel train price to come in at an average of £83  one way.
You should expect to travel around 163 miles  to Basel from Milan by train.
On average the Milan to Basel train time is 4 h 12 min  covering the 163 miles long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Some of the Milan train stations to Basel you can start your journey from include Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Basel include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Milano Centrale   and arriving in Basel SBB.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Milano Centrale and travel around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Basel SBB and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the train station to the city centre in Basel.

Take the Milan to Basel train with Trenitalia. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip to Basel from Milan as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day between Milan and Basel. If you’re looking for a direct train from Milan to Basel, consider travelling with Trenitalia. 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.
The average number of trains departing Milan for Basel is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Milan to Basel leaves at 05: 20. The last train departing from Milan to Basel leaves at 16: 20. You can find the latest Milan to Basel train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Milan to Basel is on average £83 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Milan and Basel available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Milan
Basel
Milano Centrale is the most popular Milan 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 Milan for your journey to Basel.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 22: 20
Public transport options for Milano Centrale
Metro lines: M2 (green), M3 (yellow)
Tram lines: 1
Bus lines: 5, 9, 10, 42, 81, 87, 152, 728, N26, NM2, NM3, Air Bus, Orio Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FB, EC, Thello, XP2, R28, IC, ICN, RV, R, Regio, Italo
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
Public transport options for Milano Porta Garibaldi
Metro lines: M2, M5
Bus lines: 43, 56, 70, 94
Train lines: R21, R31, S1, S11, S2, S5, S7, S8

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