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Schaffhausen to Basel by train

The journey from Schaffhausen to Basel by train is 50.42 mi and takes 2 hr 52 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 9:40 AM and the last at 12:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Schaffhausen to Basel by train for as little as $29.19 or as much as $29.19. The best price for this journey is $29.19.

Lowest Price$29.19
Journey Duration2 hr 52 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$29.19
Highest Price$29.19
First Departure9:40 AM
Last Departure12:00 PM
Distance50.42 mi
DepartureSchaffhausen
ArrivalBasel
CarriersTGV Lyria, FlixBus

Schaffhausen to Basel Train Times

Departure date
Monday, May 20, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Schaffhausen to Basel?

The prices for train tickets from Schaffhausen 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. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Schaffhausen to Basel will cost $29.19. The average train ticket price is approximately $29.19. 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.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $29.19 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 Schaffhausen to Basel.

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

Traveling from Schaffhausen to Basel by train will usually take 2 hr 52 min. This journey covers a distance of 50.42 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 2 hr 52 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Schaffhausen and Basel by train usually takes 2 hr 52 min to cover a distance of 50.42 mi. The shortest journey from Schaffhausen to Basel will take you 2 hr 28 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 Basel 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.

When do departures from Schaffhausen to Basel leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Schaffhausen at 9:40 AM, and the last departure will leave at 12:00 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Schaffhausen to Basel can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Schaffhausen to Basel, which usually leaves at 9:40 AM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 12:00 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

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

You can depart from Schaffhausen at stations such as Schaffhausen, Herblingen Bahnhof,Neuhausen Bad Bhf,Schaffhausen, Landhaus. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Basel at the following stations: Basel St. Johann,Basel Euroairport FR,Basel Bad Bhf,Basel Sbb. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Schaffhausen and Basel. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many daily journeys are there from Schaffhausen to Basel?

On average, there are 2 daily departures from Schaffhausen to Basel. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Schaffhausen which travel directly to Basel. There are 2 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Schaffhausen 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 Schaffhausen to Basel
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Schaffhausen to Basel.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Schaffhausen 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 Schaffhausen 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 cheap train tickets from Schaffhausen to Basel

The cheapest Schaffhausen - Basel train tickets can be found for as low as $18.97 if you’re lucky, or $34.91 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $76.73.

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.

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 Schaffhausen to Basel

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by TGV Lyria when traveling from Schaffhausen 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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accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
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bicycle Bicycle

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 TGV Lyria and FlixBus from Schaffhausen to Basel
Compare services on board when travelling from Schaffhausen to Basel by train.
Facilities TGV Lyria FlixBus
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air_con Air conditioning check check
bicycle Bicycle check cross
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Schaffhausen to Basel CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
5.68kg
Bus
6.09kg
Flight
16.23kg
Car
12.98kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Schaffhausen to Basel by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Schaffhausen and Basel are 5.68kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Schaffhausen and Basel? By taking the train between Schaffhausen and Basel you will save 10.55kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.41kg compared to a bus and 7.3kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Schaffhausen to Basel?
A train ticket from Schaffhausen to Basel is $29.19. 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 $29.19.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Schaffhausen to Basel?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Schaffhausen to Basel is $29.19. 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 Schaffhausen and Basel by train?
Schaffhausen to Basel is 50.42 mi.
How long does the train between Schaffhausen and Basel take?
Schaffhausen to Basel is on average 2 hr 52 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 28 min.
Which companies operate from Schaffhausen to Basel?
The train journey from Schaffhausen to Basel is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: TGV Lyria and FlixBus.
How many train connections per day go from Schaffhausen to Basel?
Schaffhausen to Basel has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Schaffhausen to Basel leave?
The earliest train from Schaffhausen to Basel departs at 9:40 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 Schaffhausen to Basel depart?
The latest train from Schaffhausen to Basel departs at 12:00 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 Schaffhausen 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 $29.19 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 Schaffhausen to Basel by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Schaffhausen and Basel is 2 hr 28 min.
Is there a direct train from Schaffhausen to Basel?
Yes, there is a direct train between Schaffhausen and Basel.
What are the CO2 emissions for Schaffhausen to Basel by train?
The train journey from Schaffhausen to Basel creates 5.68kg of CO2 emissions.

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