How to travel from Basel to Herford

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from Basel to Herford

How to get from Basel to Herford by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Basel to Herford is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Basel to Herford

distanceDistance317 miles (512 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$40 - $78
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $40 (€35) • 12 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $78 (€68) • 7 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Take a train or bus to travel 317 miles (512 km) to Herford from Basel. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Basel to Herford.

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Deutsche Bahn

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Travel on Deutsche Bahn travel to Herford from Basel at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of travel services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of travel includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Basel to Herford travel.

    FAQs: Travel from Basel to Herford

    FAQs: Travel to Herford 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 Basel to Herford.

    There are 2 travel options between Basel and Herford. You can take a train or bus.

    The cheapest way to go to Herford from Basel is by taking a bus, which costs on average $40 (€35).

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Basel to Herford:

    A bus is $38 (€33) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Basel to Herford costing on average $78 (€68).

    The quickest way to travel to Herford from Basel is by train, which takes on average 7 h 14 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Bus takes on average 12 h 45 min.

    Herford is approximately 317 miles (512 km) away from Basel.

    The average frequency per day from Basel to Herford is:

    • Around 8 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Basel and Herford as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Basel to Herford:

    • Most travelers catch their bus from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse (Bahnhof SBB) and arrive in Herford Hbf.
    • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Basel to Herford depart from Basel SBB to Herford.

    The following travel companies offer services from Basel to Herford:

    • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Herford by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Basel to Herford for $78 (€68) on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Basel to Herford with the following travel companies:

    • You can travel directly by bus with.
    • You can travel directly by train with.

    Direct services to Herford 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 trip.

    Many of our customers who book a trip from Basel to Herford often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Bielefeld, Hamburg, Paris or Hanover. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Basel and Herford itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Herford and any of these top destinations today!

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