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Route overview
Avg. journey time7h 53m
Trains per day5
Fare range€39.00 - €140.00
Distance688km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at03:04
Last train departs at22:30
Fastest journey
Fastest route6h 47m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationHamburg-Altona
Destination StationBasel SBB

Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB train times

Check out the next trains departing from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB for Tuesday 25th Sep 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
08:07
15:47
Hamburg-Altona
Basel SBB
7h 40m
2 changes
09:06
16:47
Hamburg-Altona
Basel SBB
7h 41m
1 change
10:07
16:54
Hamburg-Altona
Basel SBB
6h 47m
Direct
10:13
17:47
Hamburg-Altona
Basel SBB
7h 34m
1 change
11:07
18:47
Hamburg-Altona
Basel SBB
7h 40m
1 change

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB

You can travel from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB

You can travel from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB

You can travel from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB

You can travel from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

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.

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.

OBB Railjet

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.

How long does it take to travel from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB by train?

The average journey time between Hamburg-Altona and Basel SBB is 7 hours and 53 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 47 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 25 trains per day travelling from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB. 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 Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB?

The first train from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB departs at 03:04. The last train from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB departs at 22:30. 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 Hamburg-Altona and Basel SBB?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Hamburg-Altona?

By train, of course. See trains from Basel SBB to Hamburg-Altona.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Hamburg-Altona to Basel SBB for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/09/2018. 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 24/06/2018 for travel on 29/06/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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