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There are 7 ways to get from Basel to Gutenberg by train, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Bad Kreuznach

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Train via Karlsruhe

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Bad Kreuznach, Bahnhof

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Train via Strasbourg

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Wissembourg
  3. Take the train from Wissembourg, Bahnhof to Bad Kreuznach, Bahnhof

Drive

  1. Drive from Basel to Gutenberg

Fly from Basel, train

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Bad Kreuznach

Train to Friedrichshafen, fly, train

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

Train to Zurich, fly, train

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Bad Kreuznach

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Gutenberg is to drive which costs SFr 40 - SFr 60 and takes 2h 54m.

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The fastest way to get from Basel to Gutenberg is to drive which takes 2h 54m and costs SFr 40 - SFr 60.

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The distance between Basel and Gutenberg is 259 km. The road distance is 338.4 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Gutenberg without a car is to train which takes 4h 22m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 22m to get from Basel to Gutenberg, including transfers.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Gutenberg is 338 km. It takes approximately 2h 54m to drive from Basel to Gutenberg.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Basel Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Gutenberg. 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 9 min and costs SFr 2 - SFr 4.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Gutenberg.
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  • Distance: 258.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 22m

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Gutenberg, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany?

You can take a train from Basel to Gutenberg via Mannheim Hbf, Mainz Hbf, Bad Kreuznach, and Bad Kreuznach, Bahnhof in around 4h 22m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €290
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €220
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €290
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €600
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 Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Mainz, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 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 Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€75 - €140
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€26 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€60 - €110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
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 Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €140
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€55 - €75
1st Class
€95 - €140
Train from Basel Sbb to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €110
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€45 - €65
1st Class
€80 - €110
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
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 Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Bad Kreuznach, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€29 - €45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Süwex
Phone
0621 8301200
Website
suewex.de
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Mainz, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Süwex
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€20 - €28
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Mainz Hbf to Bad Kreuznach
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Bad Kreuznach
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Die Länderbahn
vlexx
Phone
+49 6131 61012-11
Email
info@vlexx.de
Website
vlexx.de
Train from Mainz, Hauptbahnhof to Bad Kreuznach, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
vlexx
Train from Wissembourg, Bahnhof to Bad Kreuznach, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
vlexx
Train from Frankfurt to Bad Kreuznach, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
vlexx
Sncf
Website
navitia2-eng.fr-ne-open.prod.canaltp.fr
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
navitia2-eng.fr-ne-open.prod.canaltp.fr
Train from Strasbourg to Wissembourg
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
navitia2-eng.fr-ne-open.prod.canaltp.fr
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
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
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
SBB GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 915109
Email
info@sbb-deutschland.de
Website
sbb-deutschland.de
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
SBB GmbH

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