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Route overview
Avg. journey time8h 04m
Trains per day1
Fare range€18.00 - €327.00
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:01
Last train departs at23:13
Fastest journey
Fastest route6h 44m
Origin StationBasel SBB
Destination StationAmsterdam

Basel SBB to Amsterdam train times

Check out the next trains departing from Basel SBB to Amsterdam for Tuesday 18th Dec 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
Basel SBB
8h 10m
1 change
Basel SBB
7h 21m
3 changes
Basel SBB
7h 44m
3 changes
Basel SBB
8h 31m
2 changes
Basel SBB
8h 16m
5 changes

Deutsche Bahn and ICE (Intercity Express) trains from Basel SBB to Amsterdam

You can travel from Basel SBB to Amsterdam on Deutsche Bahn 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.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

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.

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 SBB to Amsterdam train prices

Train tickets from Basel SBB to Amsterdam start at €18.00 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Basel SBB to Amsterdam start at €89.81 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.

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How long does it take to travel from Basel SBB to Amsterdam by train?

The average journey time between Basel SBB and Amsterdam is 8 hours and 4 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 44 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 44 trains per day travelling from Basel SBB to Amsterdam. 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 SBB to Amsterdam?

The first train from Basel SBB to Amsterdam departs at 05:01. The last train from Basel SBB to Amsterdam departs at 23:13. 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 SBB and Amsterdam?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Basel SBB to Amsterdam without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Basel SBB to Amsterdam. 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 Amsterdam to Basel SBB. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Basel SBB to Amsterdam.
**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 SBB to Amsterdam for a typical week day using timetable data for 18/12/2018. 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 14/09/2018 for travel on 16/09/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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