Paris to Basel train

Sat, 25 May
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Cheap train tickets from Paris to Basel

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Paris to Basel is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SNCF | TGV Lyria
16:223h23
Paris Gare de Lyon
19:45Basel St. Johann
£931One-way
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
10:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
13:26Basel SBB
£1281One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
12:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
15:26Basel SBB
£1281One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
14:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
17:26Basel SBB
£1281One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
14:223h20
Paris Gare de Lyon
17:42Basel St. Johann
£1311One-way
1 change

Train timetableParis to Basel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
SNCF | TGV Lyria
07:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
10:26Basel SBB
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
08:055h05
Paris Gare de l'Est
13:10Basel SBB
1 change
SNCF | TGV INOUI
08:054h03
Paris Gare de l'Est
12:08Basel SBB
1 change
SNCF | TGV INOUI
08:055h05
Paris Gare de l'Est
13:10Basel SBB
1 change
SNCF | TGV INOUI
09:223h46
Paris Gare de Lyon
13:08Basel SBB
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
10:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
13:26Basel SBB
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
10:523h16
Paris Gare de l'Est
14:08Basel SBB
1 change
SNCF | TGV INOUI
11:183h32
Paris Gare de Lyon
14:50Basel SBB
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
12:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
15:26Basel SBB
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
12:553h13
Paris Gare de l'Est
16:08Basel SBB
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
14:223h20
Paris Gare de Lyon
17:42Basel St. Johann
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
14:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
17:26Basel SBB
0 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
16:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
19:26Basel SBB
0 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
16:223h23
Paris Gare de Lyon
19:45Basel St. Johann
1 change
SNCF | TGV INOUI
17:523h16
Paris Gare de l'Est
21:08Basel SBB
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
18:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
21:26Basel SBB
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
19:073h31
Paris Gare de l'Est
22:38Basel SBB
1 change

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Train times from Paris to Basel

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 4 m

Average

3 h 31 m

Trains per day

17

Distance

413 km

Of the 17 trains that leave Paris for Basel every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
SNCF | TGV Lyria
16:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
19:26Basel SBB
£1421One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV Lyria
10:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
13:26Basel SBB
£1281One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV Lyria
12:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
15:26Basel SBB
£1281One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV Lyria
18:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
21:26Basel SBB
£1421One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV Lyria
07:223h04
Paris Gare de Lyon
10:26Basel SBB
£1421One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Paris to Basel

distanceDistance255 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price£116 (€129)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF ICE, SNCF | TGV, SNCF TER, Deutsche Bahn or TGV

Trains from Paris to Basel cover the 255 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 4 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF ICE, SNCF | TGV, SNCF TER, Deutsche Bahn or TGV. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £116, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £43. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare du Nord and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train providers: SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI and SNCF ICE trains Paris to Basel

Find the best trains between Paris and Basel with Omio's travel partners SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI and SNCF ICE from £51. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

SNCF-ICE trains connect France and Germany. SNCF's high-speed service TGV and Deutsche Bahn's high-speed service ICE are joint providers of these services with comfortable connections between the two European countries. There are multiple ticket types on offer including Super Saver Fare Europe with no refunds or exchanges allowed and the Saver Fare Europe which is semi-refundable but not exchangeable. The trains are comfortable and high-speed and offer all the amenities of SNCF & DB high-speed trains like Wi-Fi, food and drinks on board and comfortable seats. The trains serve top French cities like Paris, Lyon, Strasbourg and Marseille along with German cities including Frankfurt, Mannheim, Stuttgart, Augsburg and Munich. Some of the most popular routes include: Paris to Frankfurt, Paris to Munich and Karslruhe to Lyon.

    FAQs: Paris to Basel train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Paris 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 Paris to Basel.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Paris to Basel can start from as little as £43 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Paris to Basel is £116; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Paris to Basel train time is 3 h 4 min   covering the 255 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Paris to Basel leaves at 04: 52. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Paris to Basel leaves at 18: 06.
    Yes, it is possible to travel from Paris to Basel without having to change trains with SNCF | TGV Lyria or TGV INOUI. There are 6 direct trains from Paris to Basel each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
    Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Paris to Basel with SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SNCF ICE, SNCF | TGV or TGV. Overall you can travel with the following companies: SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF ICE, SNCF | TGV, SNCF TER, Deutsche Bahn or TGV.
    When taking a train from Paris to Basel, you can count on SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF ICE, SNCF | TGV, SNCF TER, Deutsche Bahn or TGV for the best way to get you to Basel. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Paris and Basel and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 06.

    When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your route from including Paris Gare du Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Paris Gare Montparnasse. When arriving in Basel, you can end your journey in train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare du Nord, which is located around 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Basel SBB, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

    A trip to Basel from Paris is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 4 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month for a train from Paris to Basel is November.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Basel from Paris including taking a train, coach or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in Paris and Basel

    Paris
    Basel
    Paris Gare du Nord is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Basel.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 890640650
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
    Metro lines: 4, 5
    Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
    Train lines: RER B, D, E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
    Metro lines: 1, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
    Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 07: 15 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare Montparnasse
    Metro lines: 4, 6, 12, 13
    Bus lines: 28, 39, 58, 82, 88, 89, 91, 92, 94, 95, 96
    Train lines: TGV, OUIGO, Intercités, Transilien N, TER Normandie, TER Centre
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
    Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
    Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
    Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
    Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
    Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
    Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
    Paris
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne
    Metro lines: 6, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
    Train lines: TER, Intercités
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
    Metro lines: 5, 10
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
    Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C
    Paris, Av. Pierre Mendès-France (Paris Austerlitz)

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