Hamburg to Basel train

Cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Basel

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Cheapest

59

Average

120

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Hamburg to Basel is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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06:24PMHamburg Hbf6h35 12:59AMBasel SBB
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591One-way
08:01PMHamburg Hbf10h19 06:20AMBasel SBB
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12:45AMHamburg Hbf8h02 08:47AMBasel SBB
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991One-way
01:24PMHamburg Hbf7h23 08:47PMBasel SBB
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991One-way

Train schedule from Hamburg to Basel

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12:45AMHamburg Hbf8h02 08:47AMBasel SBB
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10:24AMHamburg Hbf6h31 04:55PMBasel SBB
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10:28AMHamburg Hbf7h19 05:47PMBasel SBB
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11:24AMHamburg Hbf7h23 06:47PMBasel SBB
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06:24PMHamburg Hbf6h35 12:59AMBasel SBB
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Fastest train times from Hamburg to Basel

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Fastest Journey

6 h 31 m

Average

7 h 16 m

Trains per day

30

Distance

691 km

Of the 30 trains that leave Hamburg for Basel every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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10:24AMHamburg Hbf6h31 04:55PMBasel SBB
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1131One-way
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02:24PMHamburg Hbf6h31 08:55PMBasel SBB
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Overview: Train from Hamburg to Basel

distanceDistance428 miles (690 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price$50 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet, Flixbus, ÖBB, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Hamburg to Basel cover the 428 miles (690 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 19 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet, Flixbus, ÖBB, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $22 (€20), but the average price of train tickets is $50 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train companies: ÖBB Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB from Hamburg to Basel trains

ÖBB Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB trains will get you between Hamburg and Basel from $22 (€20). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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ÖBB Nightjet

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Hamburg to Basel train.

Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Basel train information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 29 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Hamburg and Basel by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

ÖBB tickets to Basel from Hamburg are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with ÖBB from Hamburg to Basel all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current ÖBB train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 428 miles (690 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the ÖBB train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Hamburg to Basel routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best ÖBB Hamburg to Basel train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the ÖBB train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Basel with ÖBB!

    Find cheap tickets for ÖBB Nightjet trains from Hamburg to Basel on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Hamburg to Basel train schedule from ÖBB Nightjet, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 428 miles (690 km) trip between Hamburg and Basel, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between Hamburg and Basel in the Omio app, you can check to see if the ÖBB Nightjet trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the ÖBB Nightjet train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Basel from Hamburg and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Basel from Hamburg with ÖBB Nightjet!

    ÖBB Nightjet from Hamburg to Basel train information:

    • Average Duration: 10 h 8 min
    • ÖBB Nightjet frequency: 1 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Hamburg to Basel

    Travel Tips: 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 Hamburg to Basel.
    FAQs

    Travel between Hamburg, Germany and Basel, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.

    What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Germany?

    International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Hamburg?

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

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

    When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

    The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Hamburg to Basel before traveling.

    The restriction level for your return train to Hamburg, Germany from Basel is: Unrestricted.

    Is my return train into Hamburg from Basel restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

    Conditions of reentry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

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

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Hamburg from Basel closer to your date of departure here here.

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Hamburg to Basel trains for as little as $22 (€20)  in the next 7 days.
    The train price to Basel from Hamburg is on average $50 (€45)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
    You should expect to travel around 428 miles (690 km)  from Hamburg to Basel by train.
    The train time to Basel from Hamburg is on average 10 h 19 min  for the 428 miles (690 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Basel from Hamburg by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    There are a few train stations in Hamburg to start your journey from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. In Basel you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf   and arrive in Basel SBB.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Basel SBB and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the train station to the city center in Basel.

    If you're looking for trains from Hamburg to Basel, you can rely on ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet, Flixbus, ÖBB, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Basel. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Hamburg to Basel journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 6 direct trains per day from Hamburg to Basel. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Nightjet  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
    On average, there are 6 trains a day from Hamburg to Basel. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the earliest train from Hamburg to Basel at 5: 54 AM   or take the last train from Hamburg to Basel leaving at 8: 50 PM. Look for the latest Hamburg to Basel train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Hamburg to Basel within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $50 (€45) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Hamburg to Basel a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports in Hamburg and Basel

    Hamburg
    Basel
    Hamburg Hbf is the most popular Hamburg railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Hamburg for your trip to Basel.
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    +49 4039184400
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
    Public transit options for Hamburg Hbf
    U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4
    S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
    Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
    Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE
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    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
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    At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.

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