Stansted to Basel train

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Overview: Train from Stansted to Basel

distanceDistance444 miles (716 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Stansted to Basel cover the 444 miles (716 km) long trip taking on average 14 h 20 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Stansted Airport and arrive in Basel SBB.

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FAQs

Travel between Stansted, United Kingdom and Basel, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland from United Kingdom?

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

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

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 25/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Stansted and Basel as this information can change.

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

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

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Basel?

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Stansted, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 26/06/2022. 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 Stansted train here.

When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Stansted to Basel via train to be approximately 444 miles (716 km).
On average the train from Stansted to Basel duration is 14 h 20 min  for the 444 miles (716 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Stansted, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet. When you arrive in Basel, your train can arrive in train stations including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Stansted Airport   to Basel SBB.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Stansted Airport and travel around 5 miles (8.1 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.

The average number of trains departing Stansted for Basel is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stansted
Basel
Stansted Airport is the most popular Stansted 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 Stansted for your journey to Basel.
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+44 3457114141
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Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
Public transport options for Stansted Airport
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
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Public transport options for Stansted Mountfitchet
Onward travel information: Local bus services
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at the junction of Station Road and Church Road, next to the Kings Arms public house

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