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.
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3 h 45 m
3 h 45 m
Trains per day
Of the 1 trains that leave Basel for Ludwigshafen every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||138 miles (223 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 5 min|
|Average train ticket price||$43 (€40)|
|Train frequency||24 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 24 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Basel to Ludwigshafen cover the 138 miles (223 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 5 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $34 (€32), but the average price of train tickets is $43 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Berliner Platz.
You can travel by train from Basel to Ludwigshafen with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $34 (€32). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Ludwigshafen from Basel. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Train information from Basel to Ludwigshafen with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel by train between Basel, Switzerland and Ludwigshafen, Germany is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 7/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Basel to Ludwigshafen closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Ludwigshafen to Basel is: Fully open
Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open 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 7/2/22. 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 Ludwigshafen here.
When taking the train between Basel and Ludwigshafen, you can choose to depart from train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Your route can end in train stations such as Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Berliner Platz and Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Pasadenaallee (Hauptbahnhof).
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Basel SBB and arrive in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Berliner Platz.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Basel SBB, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center of Basel.
The most popular arrival train station, Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Berliner Platz, is located 0.6 miles (943 m) away from the city center of Ludwigshafen.
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