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Zwolle to Basel by train

  • First train
    05:52
  • Last train
    23:53
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 34m
  • Distance
    562 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 14m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Zwolle to Basel by train

Fast trains from Zwolle to Basel take around 6 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 562 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zwolle and Basel.

1. Are there direct trains from Zwolle to Basel?

Journeys between Zwolle and Basel usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Zwolle to Basel 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 14 departures.

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

The Zwolle to Basel train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Zwolle around 05:52 and the last train is around 23:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Zwolle around 06:50, and the last at 23:53.

When to book Zwolle to Basel train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Zwolle to Basel by train.

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Which train companies operate between Zwolle and Basel?

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

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn

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

Basel to Zwolle 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.