Duration 17h 20m
Distance 798.4 km
Average price SFr 146
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Caen and Basel takes 17h 20m and the fastest train takes 5h 27m. There is at least one train per day from Caen to Basel. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Caen
  2. Paris Gare De Lyon
  3. Basel
6h 18m
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SFr 123 - SFr 183

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No, there is no direct train from Caen to Basel. However, there are services departing from Caen and arriving at Basel Sbb via Saint-Lazare and Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 18m.

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The distance between Caen and Basel is 613 km. The road distance is 798.4 km.

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Caen to Basel train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Caen station.

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Caen to Basel train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Basel Sbb station.

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There are 633+ hotels available in Basel. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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