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Duration 6h 37m
Distance 538.9 km
Average price 208€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Basel and Brussels takes 6h 37m and the fastest train takes 5h 22m. There is at least one train per day from Basel to Brussels. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Basel Sbb
  2. Strasbourg
  3. Brussels
6h 31m
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154€ - 228€

Basel to Brussels train times

Trains run once daily between Basel and Brussels. The earliest departure is at 12:21 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Basel is at 20:21 which arrives into Brussels at 09:43. All services require a transfer at STRASBOURG and take an average of 6h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Basel Sbb and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 31m.

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The distance between Basel and Brussels is 435 km. The road distance is 538.9 km.

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Basel to Brussels train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Basel Sbb station.

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Basel to Brussels train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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