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Cheap train tickets from Basel to Bern

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

$29

Average

$41

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.

The average ticket from Basel to Bern will cost around $ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 29.

Cheapest
08:03AMBasel SBB1h18 09:21AMBern, Bhf
1 changes
$291One-way
08:16AMBasel SBB1h08 09:24AMBern, Bhf
1 changes
$371One-way
08:56AMBasel SBB1h00 09:56AMBern, Bhf
0 changes
$381One-way
09:01AMBasel SBB1h23 10:24AMBern, Bhf
1 changes
$391One-way
09:03AMBasel SBB1h18 10:21AMBern, Bhf
1 changes
$521One-way

Train schedule from Basel to Bern

Showing trains for tomorrow, Mon, May 23
08:03AMBasel SBB1h18 09:21AMBern, Bhf
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08:16AMBasel SBB1h08 09:24AMBern, Bhf
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08:28AMBasel SBB0h58 09:26AMBern, Bhf
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08:56AMBasel SBB1h00 09:56AMBern, Bhf
0 changes
09:01AMBasel SBB1h23 10:24AMBern, Bhf
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09:03AMBasel SBB1h18 10:21AMBern, Bhf
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Mon
May 23
$29SBB
Tue
May 24
$23SBB
Wed
May 25
$21SBB
Thu
May 26
$18SBB
Fri
May 27
$19SBB
Sat
May 28
$28SBB
Sun
May 29
$23SBB
Mon
May 30
$25SBB
Tue
May 31
$23SBB
Wed
Jun 1
$21SBB
Thu
Jun 2
$25SBB
Fri
Jun 3
$24SBB
Sat
Jun 4
$24SBB
Sun
Jun 5
$25SBB
Mon
Jun 6
$19SBB
Tue
Jun 7
$23SBB
Wed
Jun 8
$23SBB
Thu
Jun 9
$23SBB
Fri
Jun 10
$19SBB
Sat
Jun 11
$17SBB

Fastest train times from Basel to Bern

Showing times and prices for May 23

Fastest Journey

58 m

Average

1 h 10 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

69 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Basel for Bern every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 69 km distance in an average of 1 h 10 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 58 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 23 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:28AMBasel SBB0h58 09:26AMBern, Bhf
0 changes
$521One-way
08:56AMBasel SBB1h00 09:56AMBern, Bhf
0 changes
$381One-way
08:16AMBasel SBB1h08 09:24AMBern, Bhf
1 changes
$371One-way
09:03AMBasel SBB1h18 10:21AMBern, Bhf
1 changes
$521One-way
08:03AMBasel SBB1h18 09:21AMBern, Bhf
1 changes
$291One-way

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Overview: Train from Basel to Bern

distanceDistance42 miles (68 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price$26 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency23 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV Lyria, Deutsche Bahn or SBB

Trains from Basel to Bern cover the 42 miles (68 km) long route taking on average 1 h 18 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria, Deutsche Bahn or SBB. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $26 (€23), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $18 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and SBB from Basel to Bern trains

Find the best trains between Basel and Bern with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and SBB from $18 (€16). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Deutsche Bahn
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Bern from Basel. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

    When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Basel and Bern, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Normal conditions apply

    Travel Tips: Trains from Basel to Bern

    Travel by train to Bern 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 Bern.
    FAQs

    How much do cheap trains to Bern from Basel cost?

    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Bern from Basel for as low as $18 (€16)  for the next 7 days.

    How much is a train ticket to Bern from Basel?

    The Basel to Bern train ticket price is on average $26 (€23)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.

    How far is it from Basel to Bern by train?

    The Basel to Bern train distance is approximately 42 miles (68 km).

    What is the Basel to Bern train travel time?

    The train time from Basel to Bern is on average 1 h 18 min  for the 42 miles (68 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Basel to Bern by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    Which train station from Basel to Bern do I depart from? Which Bern train station from Basel do I arrive in?

    Some of the Basel train stations to Bern you can start your journey from include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Bern include Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation, Bern, Bhf and Bern.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basel SBB   and arriving in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

    Where is the Basel train station located? Where is the Bern train station located?

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Basel SBB and travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the train station to the city center in Bern.

    Which train providers can take me between Basel and Bern?

    Take the Basel to Bern train with SNCF | TGV Lyria, Deutsche Bahn or SBB. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Basel and Bern as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    Are there any nonstop train services from Basel to Bern?

    Yes, there are 23 direct trains per day from Basel to Bern, and you can find a direct train for this route with SBB  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

    How many trains are there from Basel to Bern a day?

    On average, there are 23 trains a day from Basel to Bern. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    What are the first and last departure train times from Basel to Bern?

    The earliest train for this route departs from Basel at 6: 03 AM. The last train leaves from Basel at 10: 16 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Basel to Bern and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

    How early should I book train tickets from Basel to Bern to score the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets to Bern from Basel within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $26 (€23) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Basel to Bern a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Basel
    Bern
    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 Bern.