The cheapest trains from Rome to Basel

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Cheapest

$364

Average

$413

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.

The average ticket from Rome to Basel will cost around $ 413 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 364.

Cheapest
07:25AMRome Termini8h19 03:44PMBasel Bad Bhf
1 changes
$3641One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:11AMRome Ostiense15h33 03:44PMBasel Bad Bhf
2 changes
$4621One-way

Timetable Rome to Basel

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12:11AMRome Ostiense15h33 03:44PMBasel Bad Bhf
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07:25AMRome Termini8h19 03:44PMBasel Bad Bhf
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Fri
Sep 24
$194Trenitalia
$92Flixbus
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Sat
Sep 25
$194Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$298Lufthansa
Sun
Sep 26
$194Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$255easyJet
Mon
Sep 27
$117Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$139Vueling
Tue
Sep 28
$104Trenitalia
$74Flixbus
$179Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 29
$118Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$178Austrian Airlines
Thu
Sep 30
$143Trenitalia
$50Flixbus
$208Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$183Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$57easyJet
Sat
Oct 2
$104Trenitalia
$62Flixbus
$179Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
$192Frecciarossa
$62Flixbus
$208Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$175Frecciarossa
$74Flixbus
$56easyJet
Wed
Oct 6
$118Trenitalia
$50Flixbus
$178Austrian Airlines
Thu
Oct 7
$118Trenitalia
$50Flixbus
$61easyJet
Fri
Oct 8
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$57easyJet
Sat
Oct 9
$168Frecciarossa
$50Flixbus
$179Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
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$45Flixbus
$112easyJet
Mon
Oct 11
$104Trenitalia
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$126easyJet
Tue
Oct 12
$104Trenitalia
$45Flixbus
$129Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 13
$104Trenitalia
$45Flixbus
$334Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 14
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$45Flixbus
$52easyJet

The fastest trains from Rome to Basel

Showing times and prices for Sep 25

Fastest Journey

8 h 19 m

Average

11 h 56 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

739 km

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

Fastest
07:25AMRome Termini8h19 03:44PMBasel Bad Bhf
1 changes
$3641One-way
2nd Fastest
12:11AMRome Ostiense15h33 03:44PMBasel Bad Bhf
2 changes
$4621One-way

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Train Information between Rome and Basel

distanceDistance458 miles (739 km)
durationAverage train duration13 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price$152 (€122)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa or Trenitalia

Trains from Rome to Basel cover the 458 miles (739 km) long route taking on average 13 h 1 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $152 (€122), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $104 (€84). Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Basel Bahnhof SBB.

Train companies

Rome to Basel with Frecciarossa and Trenitalia

Frecciarossa and Trenitalia trains will get you between Rome and Basel from $104 (€84). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Trenitalia
Frecciarossa

Trenitalia train tickets from Rome to Basel are available on Omio for as little as $104 (€84). 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 from Rome to Basel, you can expect to travel 458 miles (739 km). Check Trenitalia’s train schedules and tickets for the Rome to Basel journey and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Trenitalia train ticket from Rome to Basel:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Travel Tips

Trains from Rome 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 Rome to Basel.
FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Rome and Basel?

Travel by train between Rome, Italy and Basel, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Basel from Rome restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Rome?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Basel from Rome closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Rome, Italy from Basel, Switzerland?

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

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

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Rome, Italy?

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

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/23/21. 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 Rome from Basel here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Rome to Basel?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Rome to Basel to cost as little as $104 (€84)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket to Basel from Rome?
The train price between Rome and Basel is on average $152 (€122)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How many miles is it from Rome to Basel by train?
You should expect to travel around 458 miles (739 km)  from Rome to Basel by train.
How long is a train between Rome and Basel on average?
While the time it takes to travel 458 miles (739 km) between Rome and Basel can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Rome to Basel train journey time is on average 13 h 1 min.
What station does the train from Rome to Basel depart from? Which Basel train station do I come into from Rome?

Some of the Rome train stations to Basel you can start your journey from include Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Basel include Basel Bahnhof SBB, Basel SBB and Basel Bad Bhf.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Roma Termini   and arriving in Basel Bahnhof SBB.

Where do I find the Rome train station to Basel? Where is the Basel train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Roma Termini, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Rome. The most popular arrival train station in Basel, called Basel Bahnhof SBB, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

What train providers go from Rome to Basel?
When taking a train from Rome to Basel, you can count on Frecciarossa or Trenitalia for the best way to get you to Basel. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Rome to Basel and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
When is the earliest train from Rome to Basel? When is the last train from Rome to Basel?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Rome at 8: 45 PM. The last train leaves from Rome at 10: 11 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Rome to Basel and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Rome to Basel to get the best deals?
You can find trains from Rome to Basel to cost on average $152 (€122) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Rome to Basel train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rome
Roma Ostiense
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Roma Termini
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Roma Tiburtina
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