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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen Ire

$36 - $63

2 alternative options

Train via Zürich HB  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Neuhausen Rheinfall 9

$45 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Rhine Falls 58.7 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Rhine Falls is to drive which costs SFr 12 - SFr 18 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Rhine Falls is to drive which costs SFr 12 - SFr 18 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between Basel and Rhine Falls is 79 km. The road distance is 94 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Basel to Rhine Falls, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Rhine Falls. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Neuhausen Rheinfall via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Rhine Falls, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Rhine Falls hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Neuhausen Rheinfall
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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