Bern to Basel train

Fri, Jul 26
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Cheap train tickets from Bern to Basel

Showing times and prices for Jul 26

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
SBB
10:33AM1h20
Bern, Bhf
11:53AMBasel SBB
$421One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
SBB
08:04AM1h02
Bern, Bhf
09:06AMBasel SBB
$421One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SBB
08:38AM1h01
Bern, Bhf
09:39AMBasel SBB
$421One-way
0 transfers
SBB
12:04PM1h02
Bern, Bhf
01:06PMBasel SBB
$451One-way
0 transfers
SBB
11:38AM1h01
Bern, Bhf
12:39PMBasel SBB
$451One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Bern to Basel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 26
SBB
08:04AM1h02
Bern, Bhf
09:06AMBasel SBB
0 transfers
SBB
08:38AM1h01
Bern, Bhf
09:39AMBasel SBB
0 transfers
SBB
09:04AM1h02
Bern, Bhf
10:06AMBasel SBB
0 transfers
SBB
09:38AM1h01
Bern, Bhf
10:39AMBasel SBB
0 transfers
SBB
10:04AM1h02
Bern, Bhf
11:06AMBasel SBB
0 transfers
SBB
10:33AM1h20
Bern, Bhf
11:53AMBasel SBB
1 transfer
SBB
10:38AM1h01
Bern, Bhf
11:39AMBasel SBB
0 transfers
SBB
11:04AM1h02
Bern, Bhf
12:06PMBasel SBB
0 transfers
SBB
11:38AM1h01
Bern, Bhf
12:39PMBasel SBB
0 transfers
SBB
12:04PM1h02
Bern, Bhf
01:06PMBasel SBB
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Bern to Basel

Showing times and prices for Jul 26

Fastest Journey

1 h 1 m

Average

1 h 3 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

69 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Bern for Basel every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
SBB
08:38AM1h01
Bern, Bhf
09:39AMBasel SBB
$421One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
SBB
11:38AM1h01
Bern, Bhf
12:39PMBasel SBB
$451One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
SBB
10:38AM1h01
Bern, Bhf
11:39AMBasel SBB
$601One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
SBB
09:38AM1h01
Bern, Bhf
10:39AMBasel SBB
$601One-way
0 transfers
SBB
12:04PM1h02
Bern, Bhf
01:06PMBasel SBB
$451One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Bern to Basel

distanceDistance42 miles (68 km)
durationAverage train duration54 min
priceAverage train ticket price$50 (€44)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersSBB

Trains from Bern to Basel cover the 42 miles (68 km) long route taking on average 54 min with our travel partners like SBB. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $27 (€23), but the average price of train tickets is $50 (€44). Travelers depart most frequently from Bern Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train providers: SBB from Bern to Basel trains

For as little as $27 (€23) you can travel by train between Bern and Basel with SBB. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

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

Train information from Bern to Basel with SBB:

  • Average Duration: 54 min
  • Cheapest Price: $27

Train tickets from Bern to Basel: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 12 €
2 weeks earlier 11 €9%
3 weeks earlier 11 €9%
1 month before 11 €9%
2 months earlier 11 €9%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Bern - Basel 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 9% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Bern - Basel with 2 months in advance you save up to about 9% compared to the initial price.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

FAQs: Trains from Bern to Basel

FAQs: Travel by train from Bern to Basel 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 Bern to Basel.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bern to Basel can start from as little as $27 (€23) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bern to Basel is $50 (€44); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bern to Basel train time is 54 min   covering the 42 mile (68 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bern to Basel leaves at 6: 04 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bern to Basel leaves at 9: 36 PM.
For the journey from Bern to Basel you can take a train with SBB. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Bern and Basel on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 36 PM.

When departing from Bern, you have various train station options to start your route from including Bern Hauptbahnhof, Bern Wankdorf and Bern Europaplatz SBB station. When arriving in Basel, you can end your journey in train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bern Hauptbahnhof, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Basel SBB, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Basel from Bern is worth doing with a journey time of 54 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Bern to Basel is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Bern to Basel including taking a bus or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Bern and Basel

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The major railway station for departures from Bern is Bern Hauptbahnhof. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bern Hauptbahnhof for your journey between Bern and Basel.
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The major train station for arrivals in Basel is Basel SBB. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Basel SBB for your journey to Basel from Bern.
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