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.
This is the last train of the day.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
7 h 25 m
7 h 39 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||277 miles (447 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 38 min|
|Average train ticket price||$111 (€100)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Frecciarossa 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.
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.
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.
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:
Travel between Bologna Centrale, Italy and Basel, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
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
Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
What are the requirements?
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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.
Here are some other resources that might have the information you need