The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Copenhagen to Basel is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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15 h 51 m
16 h 21 m
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Of the 2 trains that leave Copenhagen 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||598 miles (965 km)|
|Average train duration||15 h 14 min|
|Average train ticket price||$89 (€78)|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Copenhagen to Basel cover the 598 miles (965 km) long trip taking on average 15 h 14 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $89 (€78), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $66 (€58). Travelers depart most frequently from København, Hovedbanegården (togbus) and arrive in Basel SBB.
Find the best trains from Copenhagen to Basel with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $66 (€58). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Copenhagen to Basel. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Travel by train between Copenhagen, Denmark and Basel, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 2/21/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Copenhagen to Basel closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Basel to Copenhagen is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Denmark is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
What are the requirements?
The government of Denmark has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/8/23. 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 Copenhagen from Basel here.
When departing from Copenhagen, you have various train station options to start your journey from including København, Hovedbanegården (togbus), København H and København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus). When arriving in Basel, you can end your route in train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse.
Omio customers book a train from København, Hovedbanegården (togbus) to Basel SBB most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called København, Hovedbanegården (togbus), is located 0.5 miles (832 m) from the city center of Copenhagen.
The most popular arrival train station, Basel SBB, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center of Basel.
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