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Basel to Warsaw by train

  • First train
    04:12
  • Last train
    23:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    13hr 5m
  • Distance
    1,091 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    12
  • Avg. journey time
    18hr 47m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Basel to Warsaw by train

Fast trains from Basel to Warsaw take around 13 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,091 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basel and Warsaw.

1. Are there direct trains from Basel to Warsaw?

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

We usually find around 11 departures on the route from Basel to Warsaw 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 15 departures.

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

The Basel to Warsaw train travel time is normally about 13 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Warsaw is usually scheduled to depart Basel around 04:12 and the last train is around 23:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basel around 05:32, and the last at 23:40.

When to book Basel to Warsaw 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 Basel to Warsaw by train.

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Which train companies operate between Basel and Warsaw?

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

  • Euro Night
  • EuroNight
  • Eurocity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Express InterCity
  • ICE
  • Inter City
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Night Jet
  • Night train
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Xpress
  • Regional-Express
  • S-Bahn
  • SBB
  • TGV

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

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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.