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.
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6 h 15 m
6 h 53 m
Trains per day
Of the 3 trains that leave Genoa for Basel every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||226 miles (365 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 6 min|
|Average train ticket price||$92 (€81)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
Trains from Genoa to Basel cover the 226 miles (365 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 6 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $63 (€55), but the average price of train tickets is $92 (€81). Travelers depart most frequently from Genova Piazza Principe and arrive in Basel SBB.
Find the best trains from Genoa to Basel with Omio's travel partners Trenitalia from $63 (€55). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Trenitalia train tickets to Basel from Genoa are available on Omio for as little as $63 (€55). Trenitalia is Italy’s national train company 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.
Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travelers, which you can use on Omio. When traveling on a Trenitalia train between Genoa and Basel, you can expect to travel 226 miles (365 km). Check Trenitalia’s train schedules and tickets for the Genoa to Basel journey and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!
Travel between Genoa, 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:
When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 5/23/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Basel from Genoa before traveling.
Return travel from Switzerland to Italy is: Partially open.
Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 5/23/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Genoa from Basel.
Some of the Genoa train stations to Basel you can start your journey from include Genova Piazza Principe, Genova Brignole and Genova Sampierdarena. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Basel include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Genova Piazza Principe and arriving in Basel SBB.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Genova Piazza Principe, located approximately 2.1 miles (3.4 km) from the city center of Genoa. The most popular arrival train station in Basel, called Basel SBB, is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from its city center.
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