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Deutsche Bahn

Overview: Train from Basel to Venlo

distanceDistance270 miles (435 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 50 min
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Basel to Venlo cover the 270 miles (435 km) long route taking on average 6 h 50 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Venlo.

Travel Tips: Trains from Basel to Venlo

Travel by train to Venlo 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 Venlo.

Am I allowed to travel by train from Basel, Switzerland to Venlo, Netherlands?

Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Venlo, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from Switzerland?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Basel?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Venlo, Netherlands?

When traveling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/27/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Basel to Venlo before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Venlo, Netherlands to Basel, Switzerland?

Return travel from Netherlands to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Basel from Venlo?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Venlo?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • 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 requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/28/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Basel from Venlo.

What is the distance to Venlo from Basel by train?

You should expect to travel around 270 miles (435 km)  from Basel to Venlo by train.

How many hours is the train time to Venlo from Basel?

The Basel to Venlo train duration is on average 6 h 50 min, which is to be expected when traveling 270 miles (435 km) from Basel to Venlo. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When traveling by train from Basel to Venlo, which train station in Basel do I depart from and which train station in Venlo do I arrive in?

Some of the Basel train stations to Venlo you can start your journey from include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Venlo include Venlo, Venlo, Venlo Train Station and Venlo Gr.

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

Where is the Basel train station located? Where is the Venlo train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Basel SBB, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center of Basel.

The most popular arrival train station, Venlo, is located 0.4 miles (594 m) away from the city center of Venlo.

What train providers go from Basel to Venlo?

If you're looking for trains from Basel to Venlo, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Venlo. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Basel to Venlo journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains are there between Basel and Venlo a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Basel to Venlo. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from Basel to Venlo? When does the last train depart from Basel to Venlo?

The first Basel to Venlo train departs at 6: 06 AM   and the last train from Basel to Venlo leaves at 6: 06 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Basel to Venlo on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

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 Venlo.

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