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Budapest to Basel by train

The journey from Budapest to Basel by train is 535.09 mi and takes 22 hr 57 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 9:15 AM and the last at 11:20 PM. It is possible to travel from Budapest to Basel by train for as little as $66.77 or as much as $109.56. The best price for this journey is $66.77.

Lowest Price$66.77
Journey Duration22 hr 57 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$66.77
Highest Price$109.56
First Departure9:15 AM
Last Departure11:20 PM
Distance535.09 mi
DepartureBudapest
ArrivalBasel
CarriersFlixBus, FlixTrain

Budapest to Basel Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, Apr 18, 2024

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How much do train tickets from Budapest to Basel cost?

On average, a train ticket from Budapest to Basel will cost you $82.52. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $66.77. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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The prices for train tickets from Budapest to Basel vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately $82.52. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

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

The distance between Budapest and Basel is approximately 535.09 mi. In general, it will take you about 22 hr 57 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between Budapest and Basel runs for about 535.09 mi and usually takes approximately 22 hr 57 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 20 hr 7 min. If you are trying to get from Budapest to Basel 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 departures from Budapest to Basel?

The first daily departure from Budapest to Basel leaves at 9:15 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 11:20 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Budapest and Basel. 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. The first departure of the night from Budapest to Basel leaves at 9:15 AM, while the last journey sets out at 11:20 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Budapest and Basel. 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 can I use to travel from Budapest to Basel?

In Budapest, departure stations include Budapest Airport (BUD),BUDAPEST - Nyugati,Budapest Deli,Budapeszt,Budapest Keleti Pu,Budapest, Déli Pályaudvar,Budapest Népliget M,Budapest Kelenfold. When you arrive in Basel, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Basel Euroairport FR,Basel Sbb,Basel Bad Bhf,Basel St. Johann. 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 daily journeys are there from Budapest to Basel?

You will be able to travel from Budapest to Basel using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 4 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Budapest to Basel using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Budapest to Basel each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 4 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Budapest to Basel. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Budapest to Basel
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Budapest to Basel.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Budapest to Basel, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Budapest to Basel.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book Budapest to Basel travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $49.96 to $108.35 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 54% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Budapest to Basel

The cheapest Budapest - Basel train tickets can be found for as low as $67.46 if you’re lucky, or $78.84 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $91.73.

Find the best day to travel to Basel by train

When travelling to Basel by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus and FlixTrain from Budapest to Basel
Compare services on board when travelling from Budapest to Basel by train.
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Budapest to Basel CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
60.28kg
Bus
64.59kg
Flight
172.23kg
Car
137.78kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Budapest to Basel by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Budapest and Basel are 60.28kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Budapest and Basel? By taking the train between Budapest and Basel you will save 111.95kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 4.31kg compared to a bus and 77.5kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Budapest to Basel?
A train ticket from Budapest to Basel is $82.52. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $66.77.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Budapest to Basel?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Budapest to Basel is $66.77. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Budapest and Basel by train?
Budapest to Basel is 535.09 mi.
How long does the train between Budapest and Basel take?
Budapest to Basel is on average 22 hr 57 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 20 hr 7 min.
Which companies operate from Budapest to Basel?
The train journey from Budapest to Basel is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus and FlixTrain.
How many train connections per day go from Budapest to Basel?
Budapest to Basel has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Budapest to Basel leave?
The earliest train from Budapest to Basel departs at 9:15 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Budapest to Basel depart?
The latest train from Budapest to Basel departs at 11:20 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Budapest to Basel in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $66.77 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Budapest to Basel by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Budapest and Basel is 20 hr 7 min.
Is there a direct train from Budapest to Basel?
Yes, there is a direct train between Budapest and Basel.
What are the CO2 emissions for Budapest to Basel by train?
The train journey from Budapest to Basel creates 60.28kg of CO2 emissions.

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