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Trains Basel to Aachen: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Basel to Aachen. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Basel to Aachen?

The cheapest train tickets from Basel to Aachen cost $ 46.08. On average, you can expect to spend around $ 91.82 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Basel to Aachen.

Basel to Aachen by train

Best price $ 46.08
Journey duration 6 h 2 min
Connections per day 152
First departure 06:56
Last departure 01:13
Distance 232.4 mi
Departure Basel
Arrival Aachen
Carriers, Deutsche Bahn, SBB, Bahn

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Maximum price
$ 152.31

Basel - Aachen


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$ 101

Monday, September 12th 2022
Deutsche Bahn-logo
Basel SBB - Aachen Hbf
11:13pm - 7:07am
Deutsche Bahn
7h 54min
1 changes
CO2: 1.07kg

How long is the journey from Basel to Aachen by train?

The journey between Basel and Aachen by train usually takes 6 h 2 min to cover a distance of 232.4 mi. The shortest journey from Basel to Aachen will take you 4 h 49 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Aachen quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the departures from Basel to Aachen?

The first daily departure from Basel to Aachen leaves at 06:56, while the last journey of the day sets out at 01:13. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Basel and Aachen. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

When traveling from Basel to Aachen by train, which stations can I use?

An international journey from Switzerland to Germany can begin at various departure points. In Switzerland, you will be able to start your journey at the following stations: Basel SBB and Basel, Claraplatz. Depending on your departure station, you may arrive in Germany at stations such as Aachen West, Aachen Hbf, Aachen Schanz, Aachen-Rothe Erde and Aachen Rothe Erde. Some providers will only travel to or from a selection of these stations, so it might be necessary to make a connection during the journey in order to reach your desired destination. Check Virail to see both direct routes and connecting journeys to complete this international trip.

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Basel and Aachen. You can start your journey in Basel at stations such as Basel SBB and Basel, Claraplatz. These connect to stations including Aachen West, Aachen Hbf, Aachen Schanz, Aachen-Rothe Erde and Aachen Rothe Erde in Aachen. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Basel to Aachen.

How many journeys from Basel to Aachen are there every day?

If you want to get from Basel to Aachen, you can travel with providers such as, Deutsche Bahn, SBB and Bahn. You will find a maximum number of 186 departures per day. On average, there are 152 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are direct journeys between Basel and Aachen. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 152 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.


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