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Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Basel

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:23AM8h24
Amsterdam Centraal
04:47PMBasel SBB
$2001One-way
2 transfers
Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
08:53AM7h54
Amsterdam Centraal
04:47PMBasel SBB
$2001One-way
3 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:08AM6h39
Amsterdam Centraal
02:47PMBasel SBB
$2141One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Amsterdam to Basel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, June 26
Deutsche Bahn
08:08AM6h39
Amsterdam Centraal
02:47PMBasel SBB
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:23AM8h24
Amsterdam Centraal
04:47PMBasel SBB
2 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:53AM7h54
Amsterdam Centraal
04:47PMBasel SBB
3 transfers

This is the last train of the day.

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Fastest train times from Amsterdam to Basel

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Fastest Journey

6 h 39 m

Average

7 h 39 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

569 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Amsterdam for Basel every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
08:08AM6h39
Amsterdam Centraal
02:47PMBasel SBB
$2141One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:53AM7h54
Amsterdam Centraal
04:47PMBasel SBB
$2001One-way
3 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:23AM8h24
Amsterdam Centraal
04:47PMBasel SBB
$2001One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to Basel

distanceDistance352 miles (568 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 39 min
priceCheapest ticket price$91 (€80)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, PKP Intercity or BSB
Cheapest travel modebus
Cheapest bus ticket $34 (€30)

Trains from Amsterdam to Basel run on average 3 times per day, taking around 7h 39m for the 569 km journey. Cheap train tickets for this journey start at $91 (€80) but you can travel from only $34 (€30) by bus.

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

Deutsche Bahn, PKP Intercity and BSB trains will get you between Amsterdam and Basel from $103 (€90). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Amsterdam to Basel train.

Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Basel train information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 39 min
  • Cheapest Price: $103

FAQs: Trains from Amsterdam to Basel

FAQs: Travel by train from Amsterdam 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 Amsterdam to Basel.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Basel can start from as little as $91 (€80) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Amsterdam to Basel is $171 (€149); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Amsterdam to Basel train travel time is 6 h 39 min   for the 352 mile (568 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Amsterdam to Basel leaves at 6: 08 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Amsterdam to Basel leaves at 10: 15 PM.
For the journey from Amsterdam to Basel you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, PKP Intercity or BSB. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Amsterdam and Basel on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 15 PM.

When departing from Amsterdam, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Zuid. 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 Amsterdam Centraal, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 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.

The cheapest month to travel from Amsterdam to Basel by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Amsterdam to Basel including taking a bus, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Amsterdam and Basel

Amsterdam
Basel
Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Amsterdam for your trip to Basel.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+31 302357822
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 20: 59
Public transit options for Amsterdam Centraal
Metro lines: 51, 53, 54, 52
Tram lines: 2, 12, 4, 14, 13, 24, 17, 26
Ferry lines: 901, 906, 902, 907, 905
Bus lines: GVB 18, 21, 22, 48, 248, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 288, 289, 291, 293, Connexxion 391, 394, N57, N47, N91, N94, EBS 305, 306, 314, 316, N01, N04, N10, N14
Train lines: Intercity, Intercity Express, Sprinter, Nightjet

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