Bologna Centrale to Basel train

Cheap train tickets from Bologna Centrale to Basel

Showing times and prices for Jul 02

Cheapest

58

Average

83

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.

Trenitalia
05:50AMBologna Centrale7h54 01:44PMBasel
0 transfers
581One-way
Trenitalia
01:10PMBologna Centrale7h25 08:35PMBasel
0 transfers
1091One-way

Train schedule from Bologna Centrale to Basel

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Trenitalia
05:50AMBologna Centrale7h54 01:44PMBasel
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Trenitalia
01:10PMBologna Centrale7h25 08:35PMBasel
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Fastest train times from Bologna Centrale to Basel

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Fastest Journey

7 h 25 m

Average

7 h 39 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

447 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Bologna Centrale for Basel every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Trenitalia
01:10PMBologna Centrale7h25 08:35PMBasel
0 transfers
1091One-way
Trenitalia
05:50AMBologna Centrale7h54 01:44PMBasel
0 transfers
581One-way

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Overview: Train from Bologna Centrale to Basel

distanceDistance277 miles (447 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price$111 (€100)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa or Trenitalia

Trains from Bologna Centrale to Basel cover the 277 miles (447 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 38 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $64 (€58), but the average price of train tickets is $111 (€100). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train providers: Frecciarossa and Trenitalia from Bologna Centrale to Basel trains

Frecciarossa and Trenitalia trains will get you from Bologna Centrale to Basel from $64 (€58). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Trenitalia
Frecciarossa

Find the perfect train to Basel from Bologna Centrale with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can also apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchase. The distance to Basel from Bologna Centrale by train is 277 miles (447 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is $64 (€58). Check out Trenitalia’s train schedule to Basel from Bologna Centrale, compare the best prices for the trip and book your cheap train ticket on Omio today!

Trenitalia is the main provider of train services in Italy, with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

  • Average Price: $64

Step on board a Frecciarossa train and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day and are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact. Frecciarossa trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 277 miles (447 km) quickly to Basel from Bologna Centrale. When booking your Frecciarossa train between Bologna Centrale and Basel, you can choose between four different classes: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. While each class offers different levels of comfort, all Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

Prices for the Bologna Centrale to Basel train start as low as $260 (€234) one-way on Omio. Simply check the latest Trenitalia Frecciarossa train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, choose between the Super Economy, Economy, and Base fares, and book your cheap train from Bologna Centrale to Basel on Omio today!

Bologna Centrale to Basel train information with Frecciarossa:

  • Average Duration: 11 h 32 min
  • Average Price: $260
  • Frecciarossa frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Bologna Centrale to Basel

Travel by train 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 Bologna Centrale to Basel.
FAQs

Travel between Bologna Centrale, Italy and Basel, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Bologna Centrale?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 6/25/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Bologna Centrale and Basel as this information can change.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Basel to Bologna Centrale is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from Switzerland?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Basel?

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Bologna Centrale, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last checked on 6/27/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Bologna Centrale from Basel here.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Bologna Centrale to Basel trains for as little as $64 (€58)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bologna Centrale to Basel train price to come in at an average of $111 (€100)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Basel from Bologna Centrale by train to be approximately 277 miles (447 km).
On average the Bologna Centrale to Basel train travel time is 5 h 38 min  for the 277 miles (447 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bologna Centrale   and arrive in Basel SBB.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bologna Centrale, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Basel SBB, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Bologna Centrale to Basel, you can rely on Frecciarossa or Trenitalia to get you to Basel. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Bologna Centrale to Basel trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Bologna Centrale to Basel. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Bologna Centrale at 4: 58 AM. The last train leaves from Bologna Centrale at 2: 56 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Bologna Centrale to Basel and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
You can find trains to Basel from Bologna Centrale to cost on average $111 (€100) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Bologna Centrale to Basel train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Trains departing from Bologna Centrale

Distance from Bologna Centrale to city center
Distance from Bologna Centrale to city center
1.6 miles (2.5 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Bologna Airport
6 miles (9 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The Marconi Express monorail goes from the train station to the airport every 10 minutes. The journey takes about 15 minutes total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
ATM is located in the main hall.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage facility, open daily from 07: 00 to 22: 00, is located in front of binario 7 Ovest (Track 7 West).
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 477 Parking Pricing: €1. 50 per hour | €9. 00 from 05: 30 to 20: 00 | €5. 00 from 20: 00 to 05: 30
Dining
Dining
Burger King | A Cafè | VyTA Boulangerie | Venchi | Scambio | Juice Bar | KFC | Dispensa Emilia | Lavazza | Mokà | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
Customer service center is on the ground floor and open every day from 06: 30 to 23: 00.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Accessible facilities including barrier-free restrooms, elevators and ramps. Sala Blu mobility assistance available from 07: 45 to 22: 30 with advanced one-hour notice.

Trains arriving to Basel

Phone
Phone

Distance from Basel to city center
Distance from Basel to city center
1.6 miles (2.5 km)
Amenities at station

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