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Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 49m
Trains per day16
Fare range€15.00 - €90.00
Distance293km
Train operatorsDB,
First & last trains
First train departs at05:14
Last train departs at23:23
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 37m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationBasel Badischer Bahnhof
Destination StationFrankfurt (Main) Hbf

Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf for Tuesday 22nd Jan 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
11:23
14:08
Basel Badischer Bahnhof
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
2h 45m
1 change
12:23
15:08
Basel Badischer Bahnhof
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
2h 45m
Direct
13:15
15:52
Basel Badischer Bahnhof
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
2h 37m
Direct
13:23
16:08
Basel Badischer Bahnhof
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
2h 45m
1 change
14:23
17:08
Basel Badischer Bahnhof
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
2h 45m
Direct

Deutsche Bahn, IC (Intercity) and ICE (Intercity Express) trains from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

You can travel from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf on Deutsche Bahn, IC (Intercity) and ICE (Intercity Express) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

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Deutsche Bahn

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoFalk2, under licence CC4.0

An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 200 km/h. In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 160 km/h only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

DB ICE Train

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 330 km/h, the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf train prices

Train tickets from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf start at €14.90 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf start at €44.46 when you book at least 28 days in advance.** Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

28 days
in advance
€44.46
14 days
in advance
€59.09
Avg. single price
On the day
€65.28
Avg. single price

How long does it take to travel from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Basel Badischer Bahnhof and Frankfurt (Main) Hbf is 2 hours and 49 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 37 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 27 trains per day travelling from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf?

The first train from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf departs at 05:14. The last train from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf departs at 23:23. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Basel Badischer Bahnhof and Frankfurt (Main) Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf without having to change trains. There are 16 direct trains from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Basel Badischer Bahnhof. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf.
**Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Basel Badischer Bahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/01/2019. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 18/10/2018 for travel on 18/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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