If you want to travel from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof by train, you've come to the right place.
You can expect the journey from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof by train to take around 5 hours 22 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 4 hours 24 minutes on the fastest services. You’ll usually find around 37 trains per day running on this route, which spans 163 miles (263 km). There’s no need for any changes along the way, as there are direct trains available to Basel Badischer Bahnhof. Trenitalia trains are the main operator of services on this route, so you're likely to travel with them for all or at least part of your journey to Basel Badischer Bahnhof.
Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof start from €41.00 when you book in advance.
If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for timetables, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!
It takes an average of 5h 22m to travel from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof by train, over a distance of around 163 miles (263 km). There are normally 37 trains per day travelling from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof and tickets for this journey start from €41 when you book in advance.
Basel Badischer Bahnhof
From 4h 24m
163 miles (263 km)
37 trains per day
Direct trains available
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Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.
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Free WiFi is available on Eurocity Giruno trains.
Children under 4 can travel for free if they're accompanied by an adult and don't occupy a seat.
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Guide and assistance dogs can travel for free and don't need a ticket.
All of Trenitalia’s Eurocity trains offer dedicated spaces to passengers with disabilities.
A quiet area (or Area Silenzio) is available on all Eurocity Giruno trains.
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 Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof by booking early.§
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.
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!
Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Milan and Basel Badischer Bahnhof is 5 hours and 22 minutes, with around 37 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof is 4 hours and 24 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof can start from as little as €41 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof without having to change trains. There is 1 direct train from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof leaves at 05:46. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof leaves at 23:16. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Milan to Basel Badischer Bahnhof cover a distance of around 163 miles (263 km) during the journey.