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from Basel to Bern

You can get from Basel to Bern by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Basel to Bern on Sep 19 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:10PMBasel1h10 10:20PMBern
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$81One-way
Cheapest
10:00PMBasel1h00 11:00PMBern
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$41One-way
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02:00PMBasel1h10 03:10PMBern
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$81One-way
05:00PMBasel1h40 06:40PMBern
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$101One-way
04:40PMBasel1h40 06:20PMBern
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$111One-way

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Sun
Sep 19
$54SBB
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Sep 20
$54SBB
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Sep 21
$54SBB
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Sep 22
$54SBB
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Sep 23
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Sep 24
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Sep 25
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Sep 26
$55SBB
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Sep 27
$54SBB
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Sep 28
$54SBB
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Sep 29
$54SBB
Thu
Sep 30
$54SBB
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Oct 1
$54SBB
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Oct 2
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Oct 3
$54SBB
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Oct 4
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Oct 8
$54SBB

Travel Information to Bern from Basel

distanceDistance42 miles (68 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $35 (€28) • 58 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSBB

Take a train to travel 42 miles (68 km) from Basel to Bern. SBB is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct train from Basel to Bern.

How to get from Basel to Bern

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Basel to Bern, 100,00% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Basel to Bern and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
How do I reach Bern from Basel?

Travel Basel to Bern by train.

What is the fastest way to travel from Basel to Bern?

Traveling by train is also the quickest way from Basel to Bern. It takes on average 58 min   to travel this journey.

How far is it from Basel to Bern?

Bern is approximately 42 miles (68 km) away from Basel.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Basel to Bern?

The average frequency per day from Basel to Bern is:

  • 23 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Basel to Bern as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Basel? Where do I arrive in Bern?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Basel to Bern:

  • Trains most often depart from Basel at Basel Bahnhof SBB and arrive in Bern at Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.
Who can get me from Basel to Bern?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Basel to Bern, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • SBB can get you to Bern by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SBB from Basel to Bern for $35 (€28) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Basel to Bern?

Yes, there is a direct service from Basel to Bern:

  • You can check for a direct train to Bern with SBB with 23 direct trains per day.

Direct services to Bern tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Basel to Bern?
Your trip from Basel to Bern doesn't have to end in Bern. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Geneva. If you’d like to add Zurich, Paris or Geneva to your Basel to Bern tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bern today!
When should I book a ticket from Basel to Bern online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Basel to Bern, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $35 (€28) one way.

But we recommend booking Basel to Bern tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Bern
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