Basel to Locarno train

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Overview: Train from Basel to Locarno

distanceDistance112 miles (180 km)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSBB

Trains from Basel to Locarno cover the 112 miles (180 km) long journey with our travel partners like SBB. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Locarno.

Train companies: SBB from Basel to Locarno trains

Travel between Basel and Locarno on SBB trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.


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

    Travel Tips: Trains from Basel to Locarno

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Locarno 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 Locarno.
    For the best Basel to Locarno train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with SBB. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Basel and Locarno to compare what amenities they may offer.

    When departing from Basel, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. When arriving in Locarno, you can end your route in train stations like Locarno, Locarno, Debarcadero and Locarno, Via Bramantino (Rotonda).

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Locarno, located 0.1 miles (190 m) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month for a train from Basel to Locarno is April.
    Yes, you can take a train to Locarno from Basel.

    Important Stations and Airports for this connection

    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 Locarno.
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