Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 47m
Trains per day4
Fare range€39 - €131
Train operatorsFlixbus,
First & last trains
First train departs at05:32
Last train departs at20:10
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 11m
Origin StationMilan
Destination StationBasel

Train times for Tue 24 Jul

4h 11m
4h 39m
2 changes
4h 48m
1 change
5h 25m
4 changes
4h 41m
2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Milan to Basel start at €82.1 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Milan to Basel?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Milan to Basel is €39. To buy train tickets from Milan 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 Milan to Basel by train?

The average journey time between Milan and Basel is 4 hours and 47 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 11 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 32 trains per day travelling from Milan 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 Milan to Basel?

The first train from Milan to Basel departs at 05:32. The last train from Milan to Basel departs at 20:10. 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 Milan and Basel?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Milan to Basel without having to change trains. There are 4 direct trains from Milan to Basel. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Milan?

By train, of course. See trains from Basel to Milan.

  • *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 Milan to Basel for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/07/2018. 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 21/04/2018 for travel on 21/04/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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