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Duration 2h 20m
Distance 124.3 km
Average price SFr 43
Frequency 21/day

Trip overview

The average train between Basel and Einsiedeln takes 2h 20m and the fastest train takes 2h. There is a train service every few hours from Basel to Einsiedeln. 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

  1. Basel SBB
  2. Zürich HB
  3. Einsiedeln
2h 33m
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SFr 22 - SFr 50

Basel to Einsiedeln train times

Trains run hourly between Basel and Einsiedeln. The earliest departure is at 11:33 in the morning, and the last departure from Basel is at 22:43 which arrives into Einsiedeln at 06:06. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Einsiedeln. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Einsiedeln via Zürich HB and Wädenswil. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 33m.

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The distance between Basel and Einsiedeln is 101 km. The road distance is 124.3 km.

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

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

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There are 66+ hotels available in Einsiedeln. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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What companies run services between Basel and Einsiedeln?

You can take a train from Basel to Einsiedeln via Zürich HB and Wädenswil in around 2h 33m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Wädenswil
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 6 - SFr 12
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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