Basel to Herford train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Basel to Herford

Showing times and prices for May 30

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

7 h 19 m

Average

8 h 56 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

513 km

Cheap train tickets from Basel to start from $162 with an average ticket price of $168.

The fastest train from Basel to takes 7h 19m in comparison to an average duration of 8h 56m and covers a distance of 513 km.

8 trains that leave Basel for every day with It's difficult to get from Basel to Herford without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
05:21AM8h06
Basel
01:27PMHerford
$1621One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
07:21PM12h06
Basel
07:27AMHerford
$1621One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
06:16AM8h14
Basel
02:30PMHerford
$1721One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
08:22AM7h19
Basel
03:41PMHerford
$1721One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
10:22AM7h20
Basel
05:42PMHerford
$1721One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Basel to Herford

distanceDistance317 miles (512 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$81 (€70)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Basel to Herford cover the 317 miles (512 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 14 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $81 (€70), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $78 (€68). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Herford.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Basel to Herford trains

Find the best trains from Basel to Herford with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $162 (€140). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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 Herford train.

Basel to Herford train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 19 min
  • Cheapest Price: $162
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 8 a day

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Basel to Herford

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Basel to Herford with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Basel to Herford

FAQs: Travel by train from Basel to Herford 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 Herford.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Basel to Herford can start from as little as $78 (€68) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Basel to Herford is $81 (€70); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Basel to Herford train time is 7 h 14 min   covering the 317 mile (512 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The train from Basel to Herford leaves at 7: 13 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
There are 8 trains a day from Basel to Herford which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Basel to Herford train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Basel to Herford to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Basel, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann. When arriving in Herford, you can end your trip in train stations like Herford, Herford, Alter Markt and Herford, Bahnhof.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Herford, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Basel to Herford by train is June.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Basel and Herford including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Basel and Herford

Basel
Herford
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 Herford.
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WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Basel St. JohannParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Basel Peter-Merian
Basel MarkthalleAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Basel IWBAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Basel Mülhauserstrasse
Basel SolothurnerstrasseAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Basel St. Jakob
Basel Badischer BahnhofParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Basel Bankverein
Basel Barfüsserplatz
Basel St. Johanns-Tor
Basel, St. Jakobs-Strasse (St. Jakob)ParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Basel, Wettsteinplatz
Basel, Bhfeingang Gundeldingen
Basel Grosspeterstrasse
Basel, Zoo

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