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Duration 3h 4m
Distance 174.8 km
Average price SFr 55
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Appenzell and Basel takes 3h 4m and the fastest train takes 2h 53m. There is an hourly train service from Appenzell to Basel. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Line 23 train, train

  1. Appenzell
  2. Gossau SG
  3. Zürich HB
  4. Basel
3h 23m
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Appenzell to Basel train times

Trains run hourly between Appenzell and Basel. The earliest departure is at 13:00 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Appenzell is at 23:00 which arrives into Basel at 06:13. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Appenzell to Basel. However, there are services departing from Appenzell and arriving at Basel SBB via Gossau SG and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 23m.

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The distance between Appenzell and Basel is 140 km. The road distance is 174.8 km.

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Appenzell to Basel train services, operated by Appenzeller Bahnen, depart from Appenzell station.

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Appenzell to Basel train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Basel SBB station.

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