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Frankfurt am Main to Basel by train
Fastest journey2hr 48m
Trains per day24
Avg. journey time2hr 58m
Travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Basel by train
Fast trains from Frankfurt am Main to Basel take around 2 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 296 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Frankfurt am Main and Basel.
1. Are there direct trains from Frankfurt am Main to Basel?
Direct trains from Frankfurt am Main to Basel have been found.
We usually find around 23 direct trains on the route from Frankfurt am Main to Basel every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 27 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Frankfurt am Main to Basel?
The Frankfurt am Main to Basel train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Frankfurt am Main to Basel train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Frankfurt am Main around 05:50 and the last train is around 22:06. This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Frankfurt am Main to Basel train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Basel are $36.52.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $36 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $53. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Frankfurt am Main to Basel train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 12 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 Frankfurt am Main to Basel by train.
Which train companies operate between Frankfurt am Main and Basel?
More than one train company operates on the route from Frankfurt am Main to Basel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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