Metz to Basel train

Cheap train tickets from Metz to Basel

Showing times and prices for Aug 21

Cheapest

36

Average

55

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.

Cheapest
05:51AMMetz Ville3h17 09:08AMBasel SBB
1 transfer
361One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:52PMMetz Ville4h16 08:08PMBasel SBB
2 transfers
421One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:42PMMetz Ville3h26 08:08PMBasel SBB
1 transfer
421One-way
08:11AMMetz Ville3h34 11:45AMBasel St Johann
1 transfer
451One-way
09:40AMMetz Ville3h28 01:08PMBasel SBB
1 transfer
521One-way

Train schedule from Metz to Basel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, August 21
05:51AMMetz Ville3h17 09:08AMBasel SBB
1 transfer
08:11AMMetz Ville3h39 11:50AMBasel SBB
2 transfers
08:11AMMetz Ville3h34 11:45AMBasel St Johann
1 transfer
09:40AMMetz Ville3h28 01:08PMBasel SBB
1 transfer
09:40AMMetz Ville4h28 02:08PMBasel SBB
1 transfer
12:10PMMetz Ville3h40 03:50PMBasel SBB
2 transfers
12:10PMMetz Ville3h35 03:45PMBasel St Johann
1 transfer
12:32PMMetz Ville5h06 05:38PMBasel SBB
2 transfers
12:32PMMetz Ville5h36 06:08PMBasel SBB
2 transfers
02:39PMMetz Ville4h29 07:08PMBasel SBB
2 transfers
02:39PMMetz Ville4h59 07:38PMBasel SBB
2 transfers
03:52PMMetz Ville4h16 08:08PMBasel SBB
2 transfers
04:42PMMetz Ville2h56 07:38PMBasel SBB
1 transfer
04:42PMMetz Ville3h26 08:08PMBasel SBB
1 transfer
05:23PMMetz Ville3h15 08:38PMBasel SBB
2 transfers
05:23PMMetz Ville3h45 09:08PMBasel SBB
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Metz to Basel

Showing times and prices for Aug 21

Fastest Journey

2 h 56 m

Average

3 h 58 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

202 km

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

Fastest
04:42PMMetz Ville2h56 07:38PMBasel SBB
1 transfer
521One-way
2nd Fastest
05:23PMMetz Ville3h15 08:38PMBasel SBB
2 transfers
561One-way
05:51AMMetz Ville3h17 09:08AMBasel SBB
1 transfer
361One-way
04:42PMMetz Ville3h26 08:08PMBasel SBB
1 transfer
421One-way
09:40AMMetz Ville3h28 01:08PMBasel SBB
1 transfer
521One-way

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Overview: Train from Metz to Basel

distanceDistance125 miles (202 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$37 (€35)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV or SNCF

Trains from Metz to Basel cover the 125 miles (202 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV or SNCF. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $36 (€34), but the average price of train tickets is $37 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Metz Ville and arrive in Basel SBB.

Train companies: SNCF (3) from Metz to Basel trains

SNCF (3) trains will get you from Metz to Basel from $36 (€34). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

SNCF (3)

Say "oui" to SNCF, France's national train company, when traveling to Basel from Metz! SNCF trains make it easy to go all over France as well as to countries like Spain and Germany. The company offers a wide range of fares, including the cheap Prem tickets, standard tickets called Loisir and Pro tickets for greater flexibility. SNCF also offers discount cards that you can apply on Omio, such as the Youth and Senior Card.

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SNCF offers different types of trains on its routes, such as the TGV high-speed train, the classic Intercité and the TER, SNCF's regional train. On the state-of-the-art TGV trains that serve the major long-distance routes and the Channel Tunnel, you will find a bar, air-conditioned train cars with free WiFi and some onsite services in addition to the onboard restaurant.

SNCF (3) tickets to Basel from Metz are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with SNCF (3) from Metz to Basel all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current SNCF (3) train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 125 miles (202 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the SNCF (3) 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 Metz to Basel routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best SNCF (3) Metz to Basel train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the SNCF (3) 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 SNCF (3)!

Train information from Metz to Basel with SNCF (3):

  • Average Duration: 3 h 58 min
  • SNCF (3) frequency: 5 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Metz to Basel

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 Metz to Basel.
FAQs

Travel between Metz, France and Basel, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

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

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

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 8/3/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Basel from Metz before traveling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Basel to Metz is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Switzerland?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Metz, France?

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last checked on 8/8/22. 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 Metz from Basel here.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Metz to Basel trains for as little as $36 (€34)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Metz to Basel train to cost on average $37 (€35)  one way.
You should expect to travel around 125 miles (202 km)  from Metz to Basel by train.
The Metz to Basel train duration is on average 2 h 30 min, which is to be expected when traveling 125 miles (202 km) to Basel from Metz. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Metz to start your route from including Metz Ville and Metz Nord. 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 Metz Ville   and arrive in Basel SBB.

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Metz Ville and need to travel around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

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

For the trip from Metz to Basel you can take a train with SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV or SNCF. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Metz to Basel on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 8 trains a day from Metz to Basel. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Metz to Basel at 4: 41 AM. The last train from Metz to Basel that you can take departs at 5: 47 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Metz to Basel schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
If you purchase a train ticket from Metz to Basel within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $37 (€35) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Basel from Metz are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Metz
Basel
Metz Ville is the most popular Metz 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 Metz for your trip to Basel.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 07: 30 - 19: 00 | Sat: 07: 00 - 19: 00 | Sun: 12: 00 - 19: 00
Public transit options for Metz Ville
Bus lines: 1/21/31, 2, 3, 5/25, 8, 9, 11/44, 13, 17, U, Noctambus 51, Noctambus 52
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER L1, TER L2, TER A14, TER L15, TER L27, TER L28, TER L30

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