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from Basel to Bern

You can get from Basel to Bern by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Basel to Bern on 8 Dec we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:10Basel1h20 08:30Bern
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£81One-way
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07:10Basel1h20 08:30Bern
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Tue
7 Dec
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Wed
8 Dec
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Thu
9 Dec
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Fri
10 Dec
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Sat
11 Dec
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Sun
12 Dec
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Mon
13 Dec
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Tue
14 Dec
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Wed
15 Dec
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Thu
16 Dec
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Fri
17 Dec
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Sat
18 Dec
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Sun
19 Dec
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Mon
20 Dec
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Tue
21 Dec
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Wed
22 Dec
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Thu
23 Dec
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Fri
24 Dec
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Sat
25 Dec
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Sun
26 Dec
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27 Dec
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Travel Information from Basel to Bern

distanceDistance42 miles (68 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £24 • 58 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSBB

Travel 42 miles (68 km) by train from Basel to Bern. SBB is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct train from Basel to Bern.

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FAQs
How do I travel between Basel and Bern?

Travelling from Basel to Bern includes taking a train.

What is the fastest way to get from Basel to Bern?

Travelling by train is also the quickest way from Basel to Bern. It takes on average 58 min   to travel this journey.

How far is Bern from Basel?

Bern is approximately 42 miles (68 km) away from Basel.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Basel to Bern?

The average frequency per day from Basel to Bern is:

  • 23 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Basel to Bern as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Basel to Bern?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Basel to Bern:

  • Most travellers take a train from Basel SBB to Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.
Which travel operators can get me from Basel to Bern?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Bern from Basel:

  • You can travel by train to Bern from Basel with SBB, and you can find SBB Basel to Bern tickets for £24 on Omio.
Can I find a direct route from Basel to Bern?

Yes, there is a direct service from Basel to Bern:

  • You can find 23 direct trains per day to take to Bern with SBB.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Bern tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Bern from Basel?
Looking to extend your trip from Basel to Bern? Many Omio customers who go from Basel to Bern usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Geneva. If you're looking to explore Zurich, Paris or Geneva from Bern, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I book my Basel to Bern ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip between Basel and Bern, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets are costing on average £24 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Basel to Bern online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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