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Train Information from Basel to Cuxhaven

distanceDistance438 miles (706 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Basel to Cuxhaven cover the 438 miles (706 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 59 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Cuxhaven.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Basel and Cuxhaven?

Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Cuxhaven, Germany by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Cuxhaven, 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 11/26/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Cuxhaven from Basel before traveling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Basel, Switzerland from Cuxhaven, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

Last checked on 11/26/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Basel from Cuxhaven.

How far is it from Basel to Cuxhaven by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Cuxhaven from Basel by train to be approximately 438 miles (706 km).
What is the Basel to Cuxhaven train travel time?
On average the Basel to Cuxhaven train time is 11 h 59 min  covering the 438 miles (706 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Basel and arrival train station in Cuxhaven?

Some of the Basel train stations to Cuxhaven you can start your journey from include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Cuxhaven include Cuxhaven, Cuxhaven (Alte Liebe) and Cuxhaven (Fährhafen).

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

Where is the train station in Basel to go to Cuxhaven? Where is the train station in Cuxhaven located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Basel SBB, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Basel.

The most popular arrival train station, Cuxhaven, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Cuxhaven.

How many trains per day are there from Basel to Cuxhaven?
The average number of trains departing Basel for Cuxhaven is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
Cuxhaven
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 Cuxhaven.

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