Duration 3h 51m
Distance 297.2 km
Average price SFr 75
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Darmstadt and Basel takes 3h 51m and the fastest train takes 3h 26m. There is a train service every few hours from Darmstadt 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.

Train via Mannheim

  1. Darmstadt Hbf
  2. Mannheim Hbf
  3. Basel
3h 17m
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SFr 37 - SFr 118

Darmstadt to Basel train times

Trains run hourly between Darmstadt and Basel. The earliest departure is at 08:53 in the morning, and the last departure from Darmstadt is at 22:53 which arrives into Basel at 06:10. All services require a transfer at MANNHEIM HBF and take an average of 3h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Darmstadt Hbf and arriving at Basel Bad Bf. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 3h 18m.

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The distance between Darmstadt and Basel is 269 km. The road distance is 297.2 km.

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Darmstadt to Basel train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Darmstadt Hbf station.

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Darmstadt to Basel train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Basel Bad Bf station.

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What companies run services between Darmstadt and Basel?

You can take a train from Darmstadt to Basel via Mannheim Hbf in around 3h 17m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 28

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 Darmstadt Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 28
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Darmstadt Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 28
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 100

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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Darmstadt Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 100
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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