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Deutsche Bahn

Travel Information between Basel and Pforzheim

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $24 (€20) • 2 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Travel 105 miles (169 km) by train from Basel to Pforzheim. Deutsche Bahn is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Basel to Pforzheim.

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What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Pforzheim from Basel?

Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Pforzheim, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Pforzheim from Basel?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Pforzheim, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 1/26/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Basel and Pforzheim.

Are there restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Pforzheim, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Basel, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Basel, Switzerland from Pforzheim, Germany?

Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Basel from Pforzheim?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Basel, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Basel from Pforzheim here.

How do I travel from Basel to Pforzheim?

You can travel between Basel and Pforzheim by train.

What is the fastest way from Basel to Pforzheim?

A train is the fastest way to get to Pforzheim from Basel with an average travel time for this route around 2 h 25 min.

How many miles from Basel to Pforzheim would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 105 miles (169 km) between Basel and Pforzheim.

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

The average frequency per day from Basel to Pforzheim is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Basel to Pforzheim 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 Pforzheim?

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

  • Trains mostly depart from Basel SBB and arrive in Pforzheim Hbf.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Basel to Pforzheim?

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

  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Pforzheim by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Basel to Pforzheim for $24 (€20).

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How early should I buy tickets from Basel to Pforzheim online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Basel to Pforzheim, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets cost on average $24 (€20) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Basel to Pforzheim online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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