Duration 3h 15m
Distance 328.2 km
Average price 100€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Basel and Mainz takes 3h 15m and the fastest train takes 2h 43m. The train service runs several times per day from Basel to Mainz. 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 Bad Bf
  2. Mainz
2h 49m
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90€ - 160€

Basel to Mainz train times

Trains run three times a day between Basel and Mainz. The earliest departure is at 14:35 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Basel is at 23:23 which arrives into Mainz at 03:45. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel Bad Bf and arriving at Mainz Hbf. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 49m.

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The distance between Basel and Mainz is 275 km. The road distance is 328.2 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Basel and Mainz?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Mainz twice daily. Tickets cost 90€ - 160€ and the journey takes 2h 49m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 160€
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€

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