Duration 11h 56m
Distance 989 km
Average price £350
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Basel and Liverpool takes 11h 56m and the fastest train takes 8h 46m. The train service runs several times per day from Basel to Liverpool. 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 Paris

  1. Basel Sbb
  2. Paris Nord
  3. London Euston
  4. Liverpool
9h 27m
£191 - £438

Basel to Liverpool train times

Trains run five times a day between Basel and Liverpool. The earliest departure is at 08:34 in the morning, and the last departure from Basel is at 18:34 which arrives into Liverpool at 10:19. All services require a transfer, and take on average 11h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Basel to Liverpool? 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 Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Basel Sbb and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 27m.

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The distance between Basel and Liverpool is 989 km.

Basel to Liverpool train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Basel Sbb station.

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Basel to Liverpool train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Liverpool Lime Street station.

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Liverpool is 1h behind Basel. It is currently 3:28 AM in Basel and 2:28 AM in Liverpool.

There are 891+ hotels available in Liverpool. Prices start at £45 per night.

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What companies run services between Basel and Liverpool?

You can take a train from Basel to Liverpool via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, London St Pancras Eurostar, and London Euston in around 9h 27m.
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