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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1 h 2 m
1 h 22 m
Trains per day
Of the 33 trains that leave Basel for Rust every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||49 miles (79 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 2 min|
|Average train ticket price||$23 (€22)|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Basel to Rust cover the 49 miles (79 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 2 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $23 (€22), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Rust.
Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Basel to Rust from $21 (€20) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient 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 Rust 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.
Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Rust, Germany by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Basel and Rust before traveling.
The restriction level for your return train to Basel, Switzerland from Rust is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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 Rust closer to your date of departure here here.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basel SBB and arriving in Rust.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Basel SBB and travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Rust and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (566 m) from the train station to the city center in Rust.
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