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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel Bad Bf and arriving at Koeln Hbf. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 41m.More details
The distance between Basel and Cologne is 378 km. The road distance is 491.2 km.Get driving directions
Basel to Cologne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Basel Bad Bf station.More details
Basel to Cologne train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Koeln Hbf station.More details
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German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).
The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.
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