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Train Information between Basel and Kandersteg

distanceDistance73 miles (118 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$83 (€70)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSBB

Trains from Basel to Kandersteg cover the 73 miles (118 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 23 min with our travel partners like SBB. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $83 (€70), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $83 (€70). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Kandersteg.

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Basel to Kandersteg with SBB

You can travel by train between Basel and Kandersteg with SBB for as low as $83 (€70). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.


SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip between Basel and Kandersteg, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.

Omio helps you find the perfect Basel - Kandersteg train with SBB. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train between Basel and Kandersteg, Omio shows you SBB current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Basel to Kandersteg journey. You can expect to travel around 73 miles (118 km) to Kandersteg from Basel on a train with SBB. Once you are ready, buy your one-way SBB tickets to Kandersteg from Basel starting as low as $83 (€70) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with SBB!

  • Average Price: $83

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your SBB train ticket between Basel and Kandersteg:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Basel to Kandersteg
Travel by train to Kandersteg 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 Kandersteg.
How much do cheap train tickets to Kandersteg from Basel cost?
Train tickets between Basel and Kandersteg for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $83 (€70)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket to Kandersteg from Basel?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Basel to Kandersteg train to cost on average $83 (€70)  one way.
How far is it from Basel to Kandersteg by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Kandersteg from Basel by train to be approximately 73 miles (118 km).
How long is a train to Kandersteg from Basel on average?
While the time it takes to travel 73 miles (118 km) between Basel and Kandersteg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Basel to Kandersteg train journey time is on average 2 h 23 min.
What is the departure train station in Basel and arrival train station in Kandersteg?

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 Kandersteg, your train can arrive in train stations including Kandersteg, Kandersteg LKS and Kandersteg GKO.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Basel SBB   to Kandersteg.

Where is the departure train station in Basel located? Where is the arrival train station in Kandersteg located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Basel SBB and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Kandersteg and need to travel approximately 0.1 miles (181 m) from the train station to the city center in Kandersteg.

Which train companies should I travel with from Basel to Kandersteg?
For the best Basel to Kandersteg train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with SBB. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Basel to Kandersteg to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services per day are there between Basel and Kandersteg?
The average number of trains departing Basel for Kandersteg is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Basel to Kandersteg? What time is the last train from Basel to Kandersteg?
The first Basel to Kandersteg train departs at 7: 28 AM   and the last train from Basel to Kandersteg leaves at 10: 17 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Basel to Kandersteg on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Basel to Kandersteg to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Basel to Kandersteg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $83 (€70) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Basel and Kandersteg are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Kandersteg.

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