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Cheap train tickets from Mechelen to Basel

Showing times and prices for May 27

Cheapest

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

TGV inOui
07:17AM5h23
Mechelen
12:40PMBasel
$2671One-way
1 transfer
TGV inOui
01:17PM5h51
Mechelen
07:08PMBasel
$2671One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Mechelen to Basel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, May 27
TGV inOui
07:17AM5h23
Mechelen
12:40PMBasel
1 transfer
TGV inOui
01:17PM5h51
Mechelen
07:08PMBasel
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Mechelen to Basel

Showing times and prices for May 27

Fastest Journey

5 h 23 m

Average

5 h 37 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

446 km

It's difficult to get from Mechelen to Basel without transferring at least once.

TGV inOui
07:17AM5h23
Mechelen
12:40PMBasel
$2671One-way
1 transfer
TGV inOui
01:17PM5h51
Mechelen
07:08PMBasel
$2671One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Mechelen to Basel

distanceDistance277 miles (446 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$172 (€149)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI

Trains from Mechelen to Basel cover the 277 miles (446 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 56 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $172 (€149), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $161 (€139). Travelers depart most frequently from Mechelen and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and TGV INOUI from Mechelen to Basel trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn and TGV INOUI train tickets between Mechelen and Basel from $56 (€48) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains to Basel from Mechelen. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Mechelen to Basel train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 33 min
  • Cheapest Price: $56

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Mechelen to Basel

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Mechelen to Basel with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Mechelen to Basel

FAQs: Travel by train from Mechelen 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 Mechelen to Basel.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Mechelen to Basel can start from as little as $161 (€139) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Mechelen to Basel is $172 (€149); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Mechelen to Basel is 6 h 56 min   to travel the 277 mile (446 km) long trip, with around there are 2 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Mechelen to Basel leaves at 7: 03 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Mechelen to Basel leaves at 9: 03 AM.
There are 2 trains a day from Mechelen to Basel which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Basel. Take the fast train with TGV INOUI from Mechelen to Basel.
When taking a train from Mechelen to Basel, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI for the best way to get you to Basel. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Mechelen and Basel and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

When departing from Mechelen, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Mechelen and Mechelen-Nekkerspoel. When arriving in Basel, you can end your journey in train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Mechelen, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Basel SBB, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Mechelen to Basel by train is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Mechelen and Basel including taking a train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Mechelen and Basel

Mechelen
Basel
Mechelen is the most popular Mechelen 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 Mechelen for your trip to Basel.
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Mechelen-NekkerspoelParkingATM
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