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Duration 17 min
Distance 28 km
Average price SFr 15
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The train between Liestal and Olten takes 17 min. The train service runs several times per day from Liestal to Olten. 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. Liestal
  2. Olten
23 min
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SFr 10 - SFr 21

Liestal to Olten train times

Trains run four times a day between Liestal and Olten. The earliest departure is at 14:08 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Liestal is at 20:08 which arrives into Olten at 20:25. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 17 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Liestal and arriving at Olten. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Liestal and Olten is 20 km. The road distance is 28 km.

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Liestal to Olten train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Liestal station.

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Liestal to Olten train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Olten station.

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What companies run services between Liestal and Olten?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Liestal to Olten every 20 minutes. Tickets cost SFr 14 - SFr 27 and the journey takes 23 min. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 27

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Liestal to Olten
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 27
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 21

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 Liestal to Olten
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 21
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 15

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Liestal to Olten
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 15
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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