There are 2 ways to get from Basel to Wengen by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. 61 / ...

$57 - $101

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. 116.4 miles

$24 - $35

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Wengen hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $95 and the journey takes 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Basel and Wengen is 109 km. The road distance is 186 km.

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Wengen is to drive which costs SFr 24 - SFr 35 and takes 2 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Basel to Wengen is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 100.

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

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