There are 2 ways to get from Basel to Davos by train or car

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Train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Landquart 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Landquart to Davos Platz 79-Y / ...

$83 - $134

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Davos 148 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Davos is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Davos is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between Basel and Davos is 190 km. The road distance is 236.8 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Basel to Davos, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Davos. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Davos Platz via Landquart. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Davos.
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  • Distance: 118.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Davos, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Basel to Davos via Landquart in around 3 h 58 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Landquart
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Landquart to Davos Platz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch

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