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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1d 6 h 8 m
1d 10 h 56 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Basel to Madrid without transferring at least 2 times.
|Distance||743 miles (1199 km)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train companies||TGV inOui|
Trains from Basel to Madrid cover the 743 miles (1199 km) long trip taking on average 28 h 26 min with our travel partners like TGV inOui. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.
Find the best route from Basel to Madrid with Omio's train partners Deutsche Bahn! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.
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 Madrid train.
Deutsche Bahn from Basel to Madrid train information:
Travel by train between Basel, Switzerland and Madrid, Spain is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Madrid from Basel closer to your date of departure here
The restriction level for your return train to Basel, Switzerland from Madrid is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 8/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Basel from Madrid closer to your date of departure here here.
Some of the Basel train stations to Madrid you can start your journey from include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Madrid include Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basel SBB and arriving in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center.
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