Duration 7h 39m
Distance 726.8 km
Average price 190€
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Basel and Calais takes 7h 39m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Basel to Calais. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Strasbourg • 6h 50m

  1. Basel Sbb
  2. Strasbourg
  3. Lille Europe
  4. Calais
6h 50m
152€ - 238€

Basel to Calais train times

Trains run five times a week between Basel and Calais. The service departs Basel at 13:21 in the afternoon, which arrives into Calais at 21:00. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Basel to Calais? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Basel to Calais. However, there are services departing from Basel Sbb and arriving at Calais Ville via Strasbourg and Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 50m.

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The distance between Basel and Calais is 561 km. The road distance is 726.8 km.

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Basel to Calais train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Mulhouse Ville station.

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Basel to Calais train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Calais Ville station.

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