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from Bern to Basel

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

Our recommendation

To get from Bern to Basel on Dec 6 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:36PMBern, Bhf0h56 07:32PMBasel SBB
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$551One-way
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06:36PMBern, Bhf0h56 07:32PMBasel SBB
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07:36PMBern, Bhf0h56 08:32PMBasel SBB
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$551One-way
08:36AMBern, Bhf0h56 09:32AMBasel SBB
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09:36AMBern, Bhf0h56 10:32AMBasel SBB
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$551One-way

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Dec 6
$55SBB
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Dec 7
$55SBB
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Dec 8
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Dec 9
$55SBB
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Dec 10
$55SBB
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Dec 11
$55SBB
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Dec 12
$55SBB
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Dec 13
$55SBB
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Dec 14
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Dec 15
$54SBB
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Dec 16
$55SBB
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Dec 17
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Dec 18
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$55SBB
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Travel Information from Bern to Basel

distanceDistance42 miles (68 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $52 (€44) • 56 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSBB

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

How to get from Bern to Basel

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Bern to Basel, 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 Bern to Basel 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 go from Bern to Basel?

You can get from Bern to Basel by train.

What is the fastest way from Bern to Basel?

A train is the fastest way to get to Basel from Bern with an average travel time for this route around 56 min.

What is the distance between Bern and Basel?

The distance from Bern to Basel is approximately 42 miles (68 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Bern to Basel is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Most travelers catch their train from Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation and arrive in Basel SBB.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Bern to Basel?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Bern and Basel:

  • You can go to Basel from Bern by train with SBB. You'll see cheap train tickets for $52 (€44) with SBB from Bern to Basel on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly to Basel from Bern?

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

  • You can check for a direct train to Basel with SBB with 25 direct trains per day.

Direct services to Basel 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.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Bern to Basel ends?
Your trip from Bern to Basel doesn't have to end in Basel. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Milan. If you’d like to add Zurich, Paris or Milan to your Bern to Basel tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Basel today!
How far in advance should I book tickets from Bern to Basel online to get the best deals?

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

  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $52 (€44) one way.

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

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