Basel to Sion train

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Cheap train tickets from Basel to Sion

Showing times and prices for May 21

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Basel to Sion is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

SBB
09:28AM2h32
Basel
12:00PMSion
$861One-way
0 transfers
SBB
08:56AM2h37
Basel
11:33AMSion
$961One-way
0 transfers
SBB
11:28AM2h32
Basel
02:00PMSion
$1261One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Basel to Sion

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, May 21
SBB
11:28AM2h32
Basel
02:00PMSion
0 transfers
SBB
08:56AM2h37
Basel
11:33AMSion
0 transfers
SBB
09:28AM2h32
Basel
12:00PMSion
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Basel to Sion

Showing times and prices for May 21

Fastest Journey

2 h 32 m

Average

2 h 33 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

149 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Basel for Sion every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

SBB
11:28AM2h32
Basel
02:00PMSion
$1261One-way
0 transfers
SBB
09:28AM2h32
Basel
12:00PMSion
$861One-way
0 transfers
SBB
08:56AM2h37
Basel
11:33AMSion
$961One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Basel to Sion

distanceDistance92 miles (148 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$103 (€89)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSBB

Trains from Basel to Sion cover the 92 miles (148 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 32 min with our travel partners like SBB. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $66 (€57), but the average price of train tickets is $103 (€89). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Gare de Sion.

Train companies: SBB from Basel to Sion trains

For as little as $66 (€57) you can travel by train from Basel to Sion with SBB. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

SBB is the national railway company of Switzerland which operates trains to Sion from Basel. It operates a wide range of trains, including InterCity, InterRegio, RegioExpress, Regio, S-Bahn, and InterCityExpress. InterCity trains are the fastest, with speeds of up to 200 km/h, while Regio trains are the slowest, with speeds of up to 120 km/h. SBB also offers a variety of ticket types, such as the Swiss Travel Pass, Half-Fare Card, and Super Saver tickets. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a restaurant car. The most popular routes for SBB are from Zurich to Geneva, Basel to Bern, and Geneva to Lausanne.

Basel to Sion train information with SBB:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 37 min
  • Cheapest Price: $66
  • SBB frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Trains from Basel to Sion

FAQs: Travel by train from Basel to Sion 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 Sion.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Basel to Sion can start from as little as $66 (€57) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Basel to Sion is $103 (€89); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Basel to Sion train travel time is 2 h 32 min   for the 92 mile (148 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Basel to Sion leaves at 7: 28 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Basel to Sion leaves at 11: 35 PM.
There are 3 trains a day from Basel to Sion which require at least one change with SBB. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Basel to Sion train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with SBB. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Sion from Basel to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 35 PM.

When departing from Basel, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann. When arriving in Sion, you can end your journey in train stations like Gare de Sion, Sion, Poste / Gare and Sion, Gare Bus Sedunois.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Gare de Sion, located 0.1 miles (174 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Basel to Sion is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Basel and Sion including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Basel and Sion

Basel
Sion
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 Sion.
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