The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Nice to Basel is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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9 h 24 m
9 h 26 m
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It's difficult to get from Nice to Basel without transferring at least once.
|Distance||266 miles (429 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 26 min|
|Average train ticket price||$153 (€135)|
|Train providers||SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Trains from Nice to Basel cover the 266 miles (429 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 26 min with our travel partners like SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TGV INOUI. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $153 (€135), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $103 (€90). Travelers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Basel SBB.
Travel between Nice, France and Basel, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 2/21/23. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Nice to Basel as this information can change.
Return travel from Switzerland to France is: Unrestricted.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 2/21/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Nice from Basel.
When departing from Nice, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Nice Ville, Nice Riquier and Nice Saint-Augustin. When arriving in Basel, you can end your trip in train stations like Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse.
Omio customers book a train from Nice Ville to Basel SBB most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Nice Ville, located approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center of Nice. 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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