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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1 h 20 m
1 h 45 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Basel for Schaffhausen every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||50 miles (81 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 20 min|
|Average train ticket price||$29 (€28)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 14 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or SBB|
Trains from Basel to Schaffhausen cover the 50 miles (81 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or SBB. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $29 (€28), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $28 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Schaffhausen.
Deutsche Bahn and SBB trains will get you between Basel and Schaffhausen from $28 (€27). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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 Schaffhausen train.
Train information from Basel to Schaffhausen with Deutsche Bahn:
SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip from Basel to Schaffhausen, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.
SBB tickets from Basel to Schaffhausen are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with SBB between Basel and Schaffhausen all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current SBB train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 50 miles (81 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the SBB train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Basel to Schaffhausen routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best SBB Basel to Schaffhausen train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the SBB train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Schaffhausen with SBB!
When departing from Basel, you have various train station options to start your route from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. When arriving in Schaffhausen, you can end your journey in train stations like Schaffhausen, Schaffhausen, Otteregass and Schaffhausen, E. Homberger-Str.
Omio customers book a train from Basel SBB to Schaffhausen most frequently for this route.
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, Schaffhausen, is located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city center of Schaffhausen.
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