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Route overview
Avg. journey time50m
Trains per day31
Fare range€9.00 - €27.00
Train operatorsDB, regiojet
First & last trains
First train departs at05:01
Last train departs at23:13
Fastest journey
Fastest route38m
Origin StationBasel SBB
Destination StationFreiburg (Breisgau) Hbf

Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf for Tuesday 26th Mar 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
Basel SBB
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Basel SBB
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Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf
Basel SBB
Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf
Basel SBB
Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf
1h 10m
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Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, EC (Eurocity) and IC (Intercity) trains from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf

You can travel from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf on Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, EC (Eurocity) and IC (Intercity) 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

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.

ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 230 km/h and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

PhotoQualle, under licence CC3.0

The European equivalent of the Intercity of Deutsche Bahn, this train is used on cross-border routes, for example on journeys from Germany to Denmark, Austria and the Czech Republic. It stops only in some major city stations – it's often a good alternative to air travel.

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.

Cheap train tickets from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf

Train tickets from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf start at €9 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €22.89.
lowest price found
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price22.08
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price22.62
on the day
avg. single price22.89

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependant on the individual train operating company you travel with.

How long does it take to travel from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Basel SBB and Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf is 50 minutes and the fastest journey time is 38 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 41 trains per day travelling from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) 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 SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf?

The first train from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf departs at 05:01. The last train from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf 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 Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf without having to change trains. There are 31 direct trains from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) 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 Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Basel SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) 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 SBB to Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/03/2019. 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 01/10/2018 for travel on 01/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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