There are 7 ways to get from Basel to Bingen am Rhein by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Mannheim  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf Ic / ...

44€ - 196€

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Bus  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Freiburg 122 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Mainz 207

27€ - 77€

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Train  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf Ic / ...

70€ - 110€

Drive  •  2h 58m

  1. Drive from Basel to Bingen am Rhein 337.5 km

40€ - 60€

Fly from Basel, train  •  3h 25m

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Frankfurt (FRA) BSL - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf

77€ - 298€

Train to Friedrichshafen, fly, train  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
  2. Fly from Friedrichshafen (FDH) to Frankfurt (FRA) FDH - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf

104€ - 357€

Train to Zurich, fly, train  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Frankfurt (FRA) ZRH - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf

101€ - 338€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Bingen am Rhein is to bus which costs SFr 29 - SFr 85 and takes 6h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Bingen am Rhein is to drive which costs SFr 40 - SFr 65 and takes 2h 58m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel Sbb and arriving at Bingen(Rhein) Hbf. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 10m.

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The distance between Basel and Bingen am Rhein is 269 km. The road distance is 337.5 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Bingen am Rhein without a car is to train via Mannheim which takes 3h 54m and costs SFr 45 - SFr 220.

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from Basel to Bingen am Rhein, including transfers.

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Basel to Bingen am Rhein train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Basel Sbb station.

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The best way to get from Basel to Bingen am Rhein is to train via Mannheim which takes 3h 54m and costs SFr 45 - SFr 220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 29 - SFr 85 and takes 6h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Basel to Bingen am Rhein train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Mainz Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Bingen am Rhein.
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  • Distance: 268.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 54m

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Bingen am Rhein, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany?

You can take a train from Basel to Bingen am Rhein via Mannheim Hbf and Mainz Hbf in around 3h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel to Bingen am Rhein via Freiburg, Mainz, and Mainz Hbf in around 6h 30m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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 Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
70€ - 130€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
29€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 140€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
55€ - 80€
1st Class
100€ - 140€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Bingen(Rhein) Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
SBB
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Mainz
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Bingen am Rhein is 338 km. It takes approximately 2h 58m to drive from Basel to Bingen am Rhein.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Basel Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 453+ hotels available in Bingen am Rhein. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Basel to Basel Airport is to line 50 bus which takes 8 min and costs SFr 2 - SFr 4.

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