Rotterdam to Basel train

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Cheap train tickets from Rotterdam to Basel

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Cheapest

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

NS International | IC
06:357h12
Rotterdam
13:47Basel
£901One-way
0 changes
NS International | IC
10:147h33
Rotterdam
17:47Basel
£991One-way
0 changes
NS International | IC
19:0510h15
Rotterdam
05:20Basel
£1171One-way
0 changes
NS International | IC
08:147h33
Rotterdam
15:47Basel
£1261One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:147h33
Rotterdam
14:47Basel
£1811One-way
0 changes

Train timetableRotterdam to Basel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 26 April
NS International | IC
10:147h33
Rotterdam
17:47Basel
0 changes
NS International | IC
19:0510h15
Rotterdam
05:20Basel
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:147h33
Rotterdam
14:47Basel
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
12:147h33
Rotterdam
19:47Basel
0 changes
NS International | IC
08:147h33
Rotterdam
15:47Basel
0 changes

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Train times from Rotterdam to Basel

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Fastest Journey

7 h 12 m

Average

7 h 56 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

534 km

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

NS International | IC
06:357h12
Rotterdam
13:47Basel
£901One-way
0 changes
NS International | IC
10:147h33
Rotterdam
17:47Basel
£991One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:147h33
Rotterdam
14:47Basel
£1811One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
12:147h33
Rotterdam
19:47Basel
£1851One-way
0 changes
NS International | IC
08:147h33
Rotterdam
15:47Basel
£1261One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Rotterdam to Basel

distanceDistance330 miles
durationAverage train duration6 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price£100 (€111)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, NS International | IC Direct, PKP Intercity or BSB

Trains from Rotterdam to Basel cover the 330 miles long route taking on average 6 h 57 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, NS International | IC Direct, PKP Intercity or BSB. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £45, but the average price of train tickets is £100. Travellers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn, PKP Intercity and BSB trains Rotterdam to Basel

Deutsche Bahn, PKP Intercity and BSB trains will get you between Rotterdam and Basel from £59. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains between Rotterdam and Basel. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Train information from Rotterdam to Basel with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 41 min
  • Cheapest Price: £59

FAQs: Rotterdam to Basel train

FAQs: Travel by train from Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam to Basel.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Rotterdam to Basel can start from as little as £45 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Rotterdam to Basel is £100; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Rotterdam to Basel is on average 6 h 57 min   for the 330 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Basel from Rotterdam by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Rotterdam to Basel leaves at 06: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Rotterdam to Basel leaves at 20: 05.
For the trip from Rotterdam to Basel you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, NS International | IC Direct, PKP Intercity or BSB. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Rotterdam to Basel on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 05.

When departing from Rotterdam, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Blaak and Rotterdam Noord. When arriving in Basel, you can end your trip in train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal, which is located around 0.6 miles (876 m) 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.

The cheapest month for a train from Rotterdam to Basel is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Rotterdam to Basel including taking a coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Rotterdam and Basel

Rotterdam
Basel
Rotterdam Centraal is the most popular Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam for your journey to Basel.
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+31 302357822
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 00: 00 - 24: 00
Public transport options for Rotterdam Centraal
Subway lines: D, E
Bus lines: 33, 34, 38, 39, 40, 44, 48
Tram lines: 4, 7, 8, 12, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25
Train lines: NS Intercity, NS Intercity Direct, NS Sprinter, NS Nachtnet, Thalys, Eurostar
Rotterdam BlaakWifiParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Rotterdam NoordParkingATMAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Rotterdam AlexanderParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Rotterdam ZuidATMTaxisAccessibility
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ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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Rotterdam LombardijenTaxisAccessibility
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Rotterdam Stadion
Rotterdam StadionATMTaxis
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