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Train Information to Hildesheim from Basel

distanceDistance334 miles (538 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 22 min
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day

Trains from Basel to Hildesheim cover the 334 miles (538 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 22 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Hildesheim Hbf.

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Trains from Basel to Hildesheim
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Hildesheim from Basel?

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

Can I enter Germany from Switzerland?

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

Do I need to 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 Hildesheim, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/23/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Hildesheim from Basel as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Hildesheim, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Basel, Switzerland from Hildesheim is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Basel from Hildesheim restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Basel from Hildesheim closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Hildesheim from Basel by train?
You should expect to travel around 334 miles (538 km)  between Basel and Hildesheim by train.
How long is the train from Basel to Hildesheim?
While the time it takes to travel 334 miles (538 km) between Basel and Hildesheim can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Basel to Hildesheim train journey time is on average 5 h 22 min.
Which train station from Basel to Hildesheim do I depart from? Which Hildesheim train station from Basel do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Basel to start your route from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. In Hildesheim you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Hildesheim Hbf, Hildesheim Ost and Hildesheim, Bahnhof / ZOB.

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

Where do I find the Basel train station to Hildesheim? Where is the Hildesheim train station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Basel SBB and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Hildesheim most often arrive at Hildesheim Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.

How many train services per day are there between Basel and Hildesheim?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Basel to Hildesheim. 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 Hildesheim?
You can take the first train from Basel to Hildesheim at 8: 13 AM. The last train from Basel to Hildesheim that you can take departs at 9: 13 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Basel to Hildesheim schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
Hildesheim
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 Hildesheim.