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Overview: Train from Basel to Sierre

distanceDistance87 miles (140 km)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSBB

Trains from Basel to Sierre cover the 87 miles (140 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 39 min with our travel partners like SBB. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Sierre/Siders.

Train companies: Basel to Sierre with SBB

Travel on SBB trains between Basel and Sierre at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.


SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip from Basel to Sierre, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.

Looking to travel by train from Basel to Sierre? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with SBB. Check Omio to see current SBB train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Basel to Sierre train and book SBB tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Basel and Sierre, you can expect to travel 87 miles (140 km) one-way with SBB. If you search for trains from Basel to Sierre in the Omio app, you can check if the SBB ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with SBB, we do the work for you to get you safely to Sierre from Basel. Book that perfect Basel to Sierre train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with SBB!

When you buy your SBB train tickets between Basel and Sierre don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Basel to Sierre

Travel by train to Sierre easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Basel to Sierre.

How far is Basel to Sierre by train?

You should expect to travel around 87 miles (140 km)  from Basel to Sierre by train.

How long is the train ride to Sierre from Basel?

The Basel to Sierre train duration is on average 2 h 39 min, which is to be expected when traveling 87 miles (140 km) to Sierre from Basel. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Basel and arrival train station in Sierre?

Some of the Basel train stations to Sierre you can start your journey from include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Sierre include Sierre/Siders, Sierre/Siders SMC and Sierre, Bois-de-Finges.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basel SBB   and arriving in Sierre/Siders.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Basel SBB and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Sierre most often arrive at Sierre/Siders and need to travel around 0.1 miles (215 m) from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers can get me from Basel to Sierre?

When taking a train from Basel to Sierre, you can count on SBB for the best way to get you to Sierre. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Sierre from Basel and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many train services per day are there to Sierre from Basel?

The average number of trains departing Basel for Sierre is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Sierre.