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There are 5 ways to get from Basel to Diepoldsau by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Sargans
  2. Take the train from Sargans to Heerbrugg

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Basel SBB to St. Gallen train station

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Train via Zürich

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Heerbrugg

Train via Schaffhausen

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to St. Gallen

Drive

  1. Drive from Basel to Diepoldsau

Basel to Diepoldsau by train and bus

112 Weekly Services
3h 18m Average Duration
SFr 66 Cheapest Price
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Basel → Diepoldsau
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Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Diepoldsau is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Diepoldsau is subject to regional advice.

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Last updated: 23 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Diepoldsau is to bus which costs SFr 14 - SFr 20 and takes 5h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Diepoldsau is to drive which costs SFr 24 - SFr 40 and takes 2h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel to Diepoldsau. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Diepoldsau, Dorf via St. Gallen, Bahnhof, Heiden, Post and Heerbrugg, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 28m.

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It is 158 km from Basel to Diepoldsau. It is approximately 198.3 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Basel to Diepoldsau without a car is to train which takes 3h 18m and costs SFr 65 - SFr 150.

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It takes approximately 3h 18m to get from Basel to Diepoldsau, including transfers.

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Basel to Diepoldsau bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Basel SBB station.

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The best way to get from Basel to Diepoldsau is to train which takes 3h 18m and costs SFr 65 - SFr 150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 14 - SFr 20 and takes 5h 28m.

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Basel to Diepoldsau bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at St. Gallen train station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Diepoldsau is 198 km. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Basel to Diepoldsau.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Diepoldsau.
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  • Distance: 157.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 18m

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

You can take a train from Basel to Diepoldsau via Sargans, Heerbrugg, and Heerbrugg, Bahnhof in around 3h 18m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Basel SBB to St. Gallen train station once daily. Tickets cost SFr 10 - SFr 13 and the journey takes 2h 50m.

Train operators
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 Sargans
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Sargans to Heerbrugg
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Heerbrugg
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SBB GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 915109
Email
info@sbb-deutschland.de
Website
sbb-deutschland.de
Train from Basel SBB to Sargans
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
SBB GmbH
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
SBB GmbH
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from Sargans to Heerbrugg
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Sargans to Heerbrugg
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 11
Website
Thurbo
Schedules at
SBB
Train from Schaffhausen to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 19
Website
Thurbo
Schedules at
SBB
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 31 - SFr 36
1st Class
SFr 25 - SFr 30
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel SBB to St. Gallen train station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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