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.
The average ticket from Geneva to Basel will cost around $ 97 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 96.
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2 h 38 m
2 h 52 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Geneva to Basel without transferring at least once.
|Distance||115 miles (185 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 50 min|
|Average train ticket price||$98 (€79)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
Trains from Geneva to Basel cover the 115 miles (185 km) long route taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like SBB. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $98 (€79), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $96 (€77). Travelers depart most frequently from Genève and arrive in Basel Bahnhof SBB.
Buy your official SBB train tickets between Geneva and Basel from $96 (€77) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.
SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip between Geneva and Basel, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.
It’s easy to book your SBB train ticket between Geneva and Basel online with Omio! Simply check the current SBB train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Geneva to Basel as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap SBB train tickets online. Prices for SBB trains from Geneva to Basel start at $96 (€77) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 115 miles (185 km). If you search for SBB trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the SBB tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train from Geneva to Basel. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Geneva to Basel SBB train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!
When purchasing your SBB train tickets from Geneva to Basel, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
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:
When departing from Geneva, you have various train station options to start your route from including Genève and Geneva. When arriving in Basel, you can end your trip in train stations like Basel Bahnhof SBB, Basel SBB and Basel Bad Bhf.
Omio customers book a train from Genève to Basel Bahnhof SBB most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Genève and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Basel Bahnhof SBB and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Basel.
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