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Cheap train tickets from Basel to Berlin

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Basel to Berlin?

Lowest Price$144.35
Fastest Train7h 3m
Trains Per Day24
Train Lines3
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Basel to Berlin?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Basel to Berlin is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Basel to Berlin was $144.35. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Basel to Berlin?

The distance between Basel and Berlin is approximately 429.00 miles, or 690.23 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 8 hours and 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 3 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Basel to Berlin?

On Saturday trains from Basel to Berlin are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Basel to Berlin?

Typically there are 24 schedules to compare for your trip to Berlin. On the route to Berlin 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. DB Intercity-Express offers the most scheduled departures between Basel to Berlin, usually offering 22 trips per day. 7 train trips per day are direct connections to Berlin, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Basel to Berlin, which start at $109.42.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Basel to Berlin

DB Intercity

DB Intercity train tickets from Basel to Berlin start from $103.39, and on average cost $103.39. Daily there are 1 DB Intercity schedules to Berlin. DB Intercity in Basel leaves from Basel SBB, And in Berlin trains arrive at Train Station,

From Basel to Berlin train travel on DB Intercity takes 11 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to get to Berlin faster, DB Intercity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 3 minutes.

Avg. Time
11h 42m
Avg. Price
$103.39

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Basel to Berlin start from $61.55, and on average cost $145.47. Daily there are 22 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Berlin. DB Intercity-Express in Basel leaves from Basel SBB, And in Berlin trains arrive at Train Station (tief) and 2 other train stations.

From Basel to Berlin train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 8 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Berlin faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 3 minutes.

Avg. Time
8h 13m
Avg. Price
$145.47

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Basel to Berlin start from $160.64, and on average cost $160.64. Daily there are 1 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Berlin. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Basel leaves from Basel SBB, And in Berlin trains arrive at Train Station (tief),

From Basel to Berlin train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 7 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to Berlin faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 3 minutes.

Avg. Time
7h 29m
Avg. Price
$160.64
There is one train station from which trains depart Basel on their way to Berlin:
  • Basel SBB
There are 3 different stations where trains from Basel arrive in Berlin. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Berlin:
  • Train Station (tief)
  • Train Station
  • Berlin Gesundbrunnen

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