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Train Information between Basel and Pforzheim

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 25 min
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Basel to Pforzheim cover the 105 miles (169 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 25 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Pforzheim Hbf.

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Deutsche Bahn from Basel to Pforzheim

Deutsche Bahn will get you between Basel and Pforzheim at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Germany's largest train company Deutsche Bahn (DB) offers excellent services within Germany and internationally, including a trip from Basel to Pforzheim. Find DB train times and tickets for your 105 miles (169 km) journey from Basel to Pforzheim with the best deals on Omio. Choose from ticket types including the Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares if you’re looking for the most affordable train between Basel and Pforzheim. DB also offers discount cards, such as the Bahncard, 25, 50 and 100, which you can use on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its levels of efficiency and comfort with its range of train types. These include the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the national express Intercity (IC) and international express Eurocity (EC), and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time needed to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard services on these trains, but other amenities like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

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  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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Trains from Basel to Pforzheim
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Basel and Pforzheim?

Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Pforzheim, Germany by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Basel?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Pforzheim, Germany?

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/18/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Pforzheim from Basel before traveling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Basel, Switzerland from Pforzheim, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Basel from Pforzheim?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Pforzheim?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/15/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Basel from Pforzheim.

How far is it from Basel to Pforzheim by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Pforzheim from Basel by train to be approximately 105 miles (169 km).
What is the Basel to Pforzheim train travel time?
On average the Basel to Pforzheim train time is 2 h 25 min  covering the 105 miles (169 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Basel and arrival train station in Pforzheim?

Some of the Basel train stations to Pforzheim you can start your journey from include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Pforzheim include Pforzheim Hbf, Pforzheim Maihälden and Pforzheim-Weißenstein.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basel SBB   and arriving in Pforzheim Hbf.

Where is the train station in Basel to go to Pforzheim? Where is the train station in Pforzheim located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Basel SBB, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Basel.

The most popular arrival train station, Pforzheim Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Pforzheim.

Which train providers should I travel with from Basel to Pforzheim?
Take the Basel to Pforzheim train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Basel and Pforzheim as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there from Basel to Pforzheim a day?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Basel to Pforzheim. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Basel to Pforzheim? When is the last train from Basel to Pforzheim?
The earliest train departing from Basel to Pforzheim leaves at 7: 13 PM. The last train departing from Basel to Pforzheim leaves at 7: 13 PM. You can find the latest Basel to Pforzheim train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
Pforzheim
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 Pforzheim.

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