Basel to Prato by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    9hr 52m
  • Distance
    491 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    14hr 40m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Basel to Prato by train

Fast trains from Basel to Prato take around 9 hours and 52 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 491 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basel and Prato.

1. Are there direct trains from Basel to Prato?

Journeys between Basel and Prato usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Basel to Prato every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 45 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Basel to Prato?

The Basel to Prato train travel time is normally about 9 hours and 52 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Basel to Prato train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Prato is usually scheduled to depart Basel around 05:03 and the last train is around 00:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basel around 05:03, and the last at 00:01.

When to book Basel to Prato train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Basel to Prato by train.

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Which train companies operate between Basel and Prato?

More than one train company operates on the route from Basel to Prato, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercites
  • Intercity-Express
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Prato to Basel by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.