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Duration 8h 38m
Distance 866.5 km
Average price 176€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Basel and Potsdamer Platz takes 8h 38m and the fastest train takes 7h 45m. The train service runs several times per day from Basel to Potsdamer Platz. 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 Berlin-Spandau

  1. Basel Bad Bf
  2. Potsdamer Platz
7h 20m
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138€ - 205€

Basel to Potsdamer Platz train times

Trains run five times a day between Basel and Potsdamer Platz. The earliest departure is at 12:23 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Basel is at 16:23 which arrives into Potsdamer Platz at 06:08. All services require a transfer at BERLIN-SPANDAU and take an average of 8h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Potsdamer Platz. However, there are services departing from Basel Bad Bf and arriving at Berlin Potsdamer Platz via Berlin-Spandau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 20m.

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The distance between Basel and Potsdamer Platz is 689 km. The road distance is 866.5 km.

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Basel to Potsdamer Platz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Basel Bad Bf station.

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Basel to Potsdamer Platz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin-Spandau station.

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What companies run services between Basel and Potsdamer Platz?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Basel Bad Bf to Berlin-Spandau every 4 hours. Tickets cost 140€ - 200€ and the journey takes 6h 49m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity also services this route twice a week.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
140€ - 200€

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).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
140€ - 200€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
140€ - 210€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Liestal to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
150€ - 210€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
130€ - 190€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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