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.
This is the last train of the day.
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5 h 23 m
6 h 26 m
Trains per day
Of the 3 trains that leave Basel for Hildesheim every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||334 miles (538 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 23 min|
|Average train ticket price||$42 (€40)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Basel to Hildesheim cover the 334 miles (538 km) long route taking on average 5 h 23 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $42 (€40), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $39 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Hildesheim Hbf.
Find the best trains to Hildesheim from Basel with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $39 (€38). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
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 Hildesheim train.
Train information from Basel to Hildesheim with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Hildesheim, Germany by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/24/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Basel and Hildesheim as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Hildesheim to Basel is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/18/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Basel from Hildesheim here.
When taking a train from Basel, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. When you arrive in Hildesheim, your train can arrive in train stations including Hildesheim Hbf, Hildesheim Ost and Hildesheim, Bahnhof / ZOB.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Basel SBB to Hildesheim Hbf.
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 Hildesheim Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the train station to the city center in Hildesheim.
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