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Chur to Basel by train

The journey from Chur to Basel by train is 104.31 mi and takes 2 hr 38 min. There are 58 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:59 AM and the last at 10:31 PM. It is possible to travel from Chur to Basel by train for as little as $23.28 or as much as $114.66. The best price for this journey is $23.28.

Lowest Price$23.28
Journey Duration2 hr 38 min
Connection per Day58
Lowest Price$23.28
Highest Price$114.66
First Departure4:59 AM
Last Departure10:31 PM
Distance104.31 mi
DepartureChur
ArrivalBasel
CarriersSBB, TGV Lyria

Chur to Basel Train Times

Departure date
Monday, May 20, 2024

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How much do train tickets from Chur to Basel cost?

On average, a train ticket from Chur to Basel will cost you $55.92. 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 $23.28. 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 Chur 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 $55.92. 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 does it take to get from Chur to Basel by train?

The distance between Chur and Basel is approximately 104.31 mi. In general, it will take you about 2 hr 38 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 from Chur to Basel covers a distance of 104.31 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 2 hr 38 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 2 hr 15 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Chur to Basel faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

Which stations can I use to travel from Chur to Basel?

You will be able to leave Chur by using stations such as Chur, Planaterrastrasse,Chur, Obere Au,Chur West,Haldenstein, Hanfländer,Chur (Obere Au P+R). These connect you to stations including Basel St. Johann,Basel Euroairport FR,Basel Bad Bhf,Basel Sbb in Basel. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Chur or in Basel, for your convenience while traveling.

How many journeys from Chur to Basel take place each day?

The route from Chur to Basel is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Chur 58 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Chur to Basel, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 4 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 54 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. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Chur to Basel. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Chur 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 Chur 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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The cheapest Chur - Basel train tickets can be found for as low as $6.73 if you’re lucky, or $34.36 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $58.90.

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.

Swiss Federal Railways, or SBB, is the country's railroad organization. All around Switzerland, SBB offers passenger rail services with connections to nations including Germany, Austria, Italy, and France. SBB provides a range of train services, including high-speed trains, regional trains, and international trains, and offers different classes of service, from standard seating to luxurious sleeper cabins.

TGV Lyria is a high-speed train service that operates between France and Switzerland. It is a joint venture between the French national railway company SNCF and SBB, the Swiss national railway company. TGV Lyria trains operate on several routes between major cities in France and Switzerland, including Paris, Geneva, Zurich, Basel, and Bern. The trains are known for their high speed, with some routes reaching speeds of up to 320 km/h (200 mph), making them one of the fastest trains in Europe.

Ticket types and facilities from Chur to Basel

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by TGV Lyria when traveling from Chur to Basel.

Standard

STANDARD ticket provides an affordable 2nd class journey experience with three levels of exchange and refund flexibility - full, partial, and no flexibility - on all France - Switzerland international routes.
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Standard 1ère

STANDARD 1ÈRE ticket provides a value-for-money first-class journey with flexibility and access to all trains, available on all international routes between France and Switzerland.
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Business 1ère

BUSINESS 1ÈRE caters to passengers seeking a luxurious travel experience, with flexibility, tailored amenities and services, and is available on specific routes during weekdays and select times on Sundays.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect to _WIFI_LYRIA for free WiFi and access the TGV Lyria Portal via your browser.
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A quiet car exclusive to TGV Lyria BUSINESS 1ERE, perfect for focused work or relaxation.
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Carriages are air-conditioned, with air filtered every three minutes and fully refreshed every nine minutes.
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All seats in both classes have 2-pin, 230v power sockets for laptops and mobiles.
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On TGV Lyria trains, you can bring hand luggage that's easy to carry and fits neatly in the designated spaces. This ensures everyone has room for their belongings and can enjoy a smooth ride
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First Class carriages 1 or 11 have 2 seats for passengers with reduced mobility. Book these seats in advance, or a standard seat if they're taken. Station assistance for wheelchair storage is available upon request.
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On TGV Lyria trains, choose between 'Le Deli' available in the café-bar or at your seat with a STANDARD ticket, and 'La Table' for a French-Swiss meal with a BUSINESS 1ÈRE ticket.
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On TGV Lyria trains, you're welcome to bring a variety of items with you. This includes folded bikes (no larger than 130 x 90 cm), kids' pushchairs, skis, foldable scooters (both electric and manual), surf and snowboards, encased musical instruments, and wheelchairs (manual or electric) for those with mobility challenges.
Services on board SBB, TGV Lyria and FlixBus from Chur to Basel
Compare services on board when travelling from Chur to Basel by train.
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Chur to Basel CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
11.75kg
Bus
12.59kg
Flight
33.58kg
Car
26.86kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Chur to Basel by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Chur and Basel are 11.75kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Chur and Basel? By taking the train between Chur and Basel you will save 21.83kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.84kg compared to a bus and 15.11kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Chur to Basel?
A train ticket from Chur to Basel is $55.92. 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 $23.28.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Chur to Basel?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Chur to Basel is $23.28. 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 Chur and Basel by train?
Chur to Basel is 104.31 mi.
How long does the train between Chur and Basel take?
Chur to Basel is on average 2 hr 38 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 15 min.
Which companies operate from Chur to Basel?
The train journey from Chur to Basel is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: SBB, TGV Lyria and FlixBus.
How many train connections per day go from Chur to Basel?
Chur to Basel has 58 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Chur to Basel leave?
The earliest train from Chur to Basel departs at 4:59 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 Chur to Basel depart?
The latest train from Chur to Basel departs at 10:31 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 Chur 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 $23.28 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.
How many direct connections depart from Chur to Basel?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Chur to go to Basel.
What's the fastest journey time between Chur to Basel by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Chur and Basel is 2 hr 15 min.
Is there a direct train from Chur to Basel?
Yes, there is a direct train between Chur and Basel.
What are the CO2 emissions for Chur to Basel by train?
The train journey from Chur to Basel creates 11.75kg of CO2 emissions.

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