Trains from
London to Basel

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€263.72
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14 days
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€195.57
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Trains to Basel

Tue 4 Jul

10:24
18:28
London
Basel
7h 04m3 changes
10:24
19:26
London
Basel
8h 02m1 change
10:58
19:26
London
Basel
7h 28m4 changes
10:58
20:47
London
Basel
8h 49m2 changes
12:24
20:47
London
Basel
7h 23m3 changes

Journey details

Train times

Avg. journey time9h 20m
First train dept05:40
Last train dept19:34

Train info

Fastest route6h 44m
Changes1 change
Fare range€68-€405**

Stations

Origin StationLondon
Destination StationBasel
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What is the minimum price of a ticket from London to Basel?

The minimum price of a train ticket from London to Basel is €68. To buy train tickets from London to Basel for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from London to Basel by train?

The average journey time between London and Basel is 9 hours and 20 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 44 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 25 trains per day travelling from London to Basel. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from London to Basel?

The first train from London to Basel departs at 05:40. The last train from London to Basel departs at 19:34. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between London and Basel?

No, it is not possible to travel from London to Basel without having to change trains. To travel from London to Basel will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for London to Basel for a typical week day using timetable data for 04/07/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 12/01/2017 for travel on 04/03/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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