Basel to Berlin train

Cheap train tickets from Basel to Berlin

Showing times and prices for Aug 20

Cheapest

111

Average

175

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

05:34PMBasel SBB12h57 06:31AMBerlin Hbf
6 transfers
1111One-way
06:13PMBasel SBB11h23 05:36AMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
1371One-way
10:33PMBasel SBB11h39 10:12AMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
1541One-way
06:06AMBasel SBB7h21 01:27PMBerlin Hbf
0 transfers
1541One-way
04:13PMBasel SBB7h14 11:27PMBerlin Hbf
0 transfers
1541One-way

Train schedule from Basel to Berlin

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, August 20
06:06AMBasel SBB7h21 01:27PMBerlin Hbf
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07:06AMBasel SBB7h08 02:14PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
08:13AMBasel SBB7h14 03:27PMBerlin Hbf
0 transfers
10:13AMBasel SBB7h14 05:27PMBerlin Hbf
0 transfers
10:13AMBasel SBB7h14 05:27PMBerlin Hbf
0 transfers
11:06AMBasel SBB7h04 06:10PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
01:06PMBasel SBB7h08 08:14PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
01:06PMBasel SBB7h08 08:14PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
03:06PMBasel SBB7h17 10:23PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
03:06PMBasel SBB7h17 10:23PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
03:38PMBasel SBB7h32 11:10PMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
04:13PMBasel SBB7h14 11:27PMBerlin Hbf
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05:34PMBasel SBB12h57 06:31AMBerlin Hbf
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06:13PMBasel SBB11h23 05:36AMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
10:33PMBasel SBB11h39 10:12AMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
11:42PMBasel SBB12h32 12:14PMBerlin Hbf
3 transfers

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Fastest train times from Basel to Berlin

Showing times and prices for Aug 20

Fastest Journey

7 h 4 m

Average

8 h 27 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

691 km

Of the 16 trains that leave Basel for Berlin every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
11:06AMBasel SBB7h04 06:10PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
1841One-way
01:06PMBasel SBB7h08 08:14PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
1841One-way
07:06AMBasel SBB7h08 02:14PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
2221One-way
01:06PMBasel SBB7h08 08:14PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
2221One-way
04:13PMBasel SBB7h14 11:27PMBerlin Hbf
0 transfers
1541One-way

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Overview: Train from Basel to Berlin

distanceDistance428 miles (691 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$94 (€88)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersÖBB | Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or Flixtrain

Trains from Basel to Berlin cover the 428 miles (691 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 16 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or Flixtrain. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $53 (€50), but the average price of train tickets is $94 (€88). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet from Basel to Berlin trains

For as little as $53 (€50) you can travel by train between Basel and Berlin with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

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ÖBB Nightjet

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 Basel to Berlin train.

Basel to Berlin train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 15 min
  • Average Price: $83
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

Save time and money by searching for and booking your ÖBB Nightjet train between Basel and Berlin online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest ÖBB Nightjet train to Berlin from Basel, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current ÖBB Nightjet train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 428 miles (691 km) journey between Basel and Berlin as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Berlin from Basel, you can check straight away if the ÖBB Nightjet ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official ÖBB Nightjet Basel to Berlin train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Basel to Berlin

    Travel by train to Berlin 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 Basel to Berlin.
    FAQs

    Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Berlin, Germany by train is: Fully open.

    What is the status of international entry into Germany from Switzerland?

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

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Basel?

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, Germany?

    When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Basel and Berlin before traveling.

    Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Fully open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Basel from Berlin?

    Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

    Requirements for reentering:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

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

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

    Last checked on 8/3/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Basel from Berlin.

    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Basel and Berlin for the next 7 days starting from $53 (€50)  one way.
    If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Basel to Berlin train to cost on average $94 (€88)  one way.
    The distance between Basel and Berlin by train is approximately 428 miles (691 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 428 miles (691 km) to Berlin from Basel can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Basel to Berlin train journey time is on average 8 h 16 min.

    There are a few train stations in Basel to start your route from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. In Berlin you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Basel SBB   and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Basel SBB, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center of Basel. The most popular arrival train station in Berlin, called Berlin Hbf, is located around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from its city center.

    If you're looking for trains from Basel to Berlin, you can rely on ÖBB | Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or Flixtrain to get you to Berlin. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Basel to Berlin journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 6 direct trains between Basel and Berlin per day with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
    On average, there are 8 trains a day from Basel to Berlin. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The first Basel to Berlin train departs at 6: 54 AM   and the last train from Basel to Berlin leaves at 9: 42 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Basel to Berlin on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Basel to Berlin is on average $94 (€88) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Basel to Berlin available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Basel
    Berlin
    Basel SBB is the most popular Basel 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 Basel for your trip to Berlin.

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