There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Stein am Rhein by train or car

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Train, line 8 train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen Ire
  2. Take the line 8 train from Schaffhausen to Stein am Rhein 8

$39 - $67

2 alternative options

Train, line 29 train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Brugg AG 36
  2. Take the train from Brugg AG to Winterthur 12
  3. Take the line 29 train from Winterthur to Stein am Rhein 29

$46 - $81

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Stein am Rhein 86.3 miles

$18 - $26

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Basel to Stein am Rhein. However, there are services departing from Basel Bad Bf and arriving at Stein am Rhein via Schaffhausen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between Basel and Stein am Rhein is 97 km. The road distance is 138.2 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Stein am Rhein without a car is to train and line 8 train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Basel to Stein am Rhein, including transfers.

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Basel to Stein am Rhein train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Basel Bad Bf station.

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Basel to Stein am Rhein train services, operated by Thurbo, arrive at Stein am Rhein station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Stein am Rhein is 138 km. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Basel to Stein am Rhein.

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There are 451+ hotels available in Stein am Rhein. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Stein am Rhein.
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  • Distance: 60.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Stein am Rhein, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Basel to Stein am Rhein via Schaffhausen in around 1 h 48 min.

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Brugg AG
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brugg AG to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Stein am Rhein
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Train from Winterthur to Stein am Rhein
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thurbo.ch

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