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Trains Basel to Saarbrücken: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much do train tickets from Basel to Saarbrücken cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Basel to Saarbrücken. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 104.92 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 30.35, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Basel to Saarbrücken by train

Best price $ 30.35
Journey duration 6 h 8 min
Connections per day 24
First departure 05:37
Last departure 00:40
Distance 119.3 mi
Departure Basel
Arrival Saarbrücken
Carriers, Deutsche Bahn, SBB, Bahn

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Basel - Saarbrücken


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$ 118.22

Sunday, July 31st 2022
Deutsche Bahn-logo
Basel SBB - Saarbrücken-Burbach
10:40pm - 8:26am
Deutsche Bahn
9h 46min
3 changes
CO2: 0.55kg
By Bus

$ 46.86

Sunday, July 31st 2022
Basel SBB - Saarbrücken
10:00pm - 2:15am
4h 15min
CO2: 6.74kg

How long will it take me to travel from Basel to Saarbrücken by train?

The journey between Basel and Saarbrücken runs for about 119.3 mi and usually takes approximately 6 h 8 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 3 h 47 min. If you are trying to get from Basel to Saarbrücken as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the first and last departures from Basel to Saarbrücken?

The first daily departure from Basel to Saarbrücken leaves at 05:37, while the last journey of the day sets out at 00:40. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Basel and Saarbrücken. 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.

Which stations are used when traveling from Basel to Saarbrücken?

If you are traveling internationally from Switzerland to Germany, look out for these routes which are available to you. You can depart from Basel SBB, and arrive at Saarbrücken Ost, Saarbrücken-Burbach and Saarbrücken Hbf. Not all stations in Switzerland connect to all stations in Germany, so we can help you plan the best route. For international journeys, always check carefully to ensure that you are arriving at a convenient location, and keep an open mind when making your booking. Often, you may find that an indirect route that makes one or more changes along the way is better than a direct route.

In Basel, departure stations include Basel SBB. When you arrive in Saarbrücken, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Saarbrücken Ost, Saarbrücken-Burbach and Saarbrücken Hbf. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Basel to Saarbrücken?

The route from Basel to Saarbrücken is served by providers including, Deutsche Bahn, SBB and Bahn. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 54 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Basel 24 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Basel to Saarbrücken, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 24 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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