There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Kandersteg by train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Spiez Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Kandersteg 300 / ...

$62 - $112

Cheapest option

Train via Bern  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Spiez 8 / ...

$60 - $129

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Kandersteg 98 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Kandersteg is to drive which costs SFr 20 - SFr 30 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Kandersteg is to drive which costs SFr 20 - SFr 30 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Basel and Kandersteg is 118 km. The road distance is 156.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Basel to Kandersteg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Kandersteg. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Kandersteg via Spiez. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Kandersteg.
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  • Distance: 73.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

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

You can take a train from Basel to Kandersteg via Spiez in around 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Kandersteg
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Spiez
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Spiez to Kandersteg
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Spiez
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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