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Train Information to Rüsselsheim from Basel

distanceDistance172 miles (277 km)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day

Trains from Basel to Rüsselsheim cover the 172 miles (277 km) long route taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Rüsselsheim.

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Trains from Basel to Rüsselsheim
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Rüsselsheim from Basel?

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

Is international entry into Rüsselsheim from Basel restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

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

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 12/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Basel to Rüsselsheim closer to your date of departure here

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Switzerland from Rüsselsheim, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Rüsselsheim to Basel is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Germany?

Reentry to 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 Rüsselsheim?

What are the requirements?

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

Last checked on 11/29/21. 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 Rüsselsheim here.

What is the distance from Basel to Rüsselsheim by train?
The train distance from Basel to Rüsselsheim is around 172 miles (277 km).
How long is the train from Basel to Rüsselsheim?
On average the Basel to Rüsselsheim train travel time is 2 h 50 min  for the 172 miles (277 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Basel to Rüsselsheim depart from? Which Rüsselsheim train station do I come into from Basel?

When taking the train from Basel to Rüsselsheim, you can choose to depart from train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Your journey can end in train stations such as Rüsselsheim and Rüsselsheim Opelwerk.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Basel SBB   and arrive in Rüsselsheim.

Where is the train station in Basel? Where is the train station in Rüsselsheim?

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, Rüsselsheim, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Rüsselsheim.

How many train services per day are there between Basel and Rüsselsheim?
The average number of trains departing Basel for Rüsselsheim is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
Rüsselsheim
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 Rüsselsheim.

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