There are 7 ways to get from Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...

SFr 25 - SFr 90

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Bus  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Basel, Basel SBB N122 / ...

SFr 19 - SFr 24

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Train via Karlsruhe  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel Bad Bf 3-Y

Night train  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the night train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Nj

SFr 21 - SFr 28

Drive  •  2h 15m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof 254.4 km

SFr 30 - SFr 50

Train, fly to Basel  •  2h 59m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL

SFr 95 - SFr 322

Train, fly to Zurich  •  4h 18m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB

SFr 122 - SFr 383

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The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof is to bus which costs 18€ - 23€ and takes 4h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof is to train which costs 24€ - 85€ and takes 1h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof. However, there are services departing from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Basel, Badischer Bahnhof via Basel, Bahnhof SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 29m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Basel Bad Bf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 59m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Basel Badischer Bahnhof is 223 km. The road distance is 254.4 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof without a car is to train which takes 1h 59m and costs 24€ - 85€.

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The train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf takes 1h 59m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB station.

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Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Basel Badischer Bahnhof, Switzerland?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf hourly. Tickets cost SFr 50 - SFr 70 and the journey takes 1h 59m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Basel, Basel SBB every 2 hours. Tickets cost SFr 16 - SFr 20 and the journey takes 4h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 410
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 700
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 700
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 410
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 700
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 Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 70
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 28
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 28 - SFr 40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 18
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 22
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 60
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 25 - SFr 35
1st Class
SFr 40 - SFr 60
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 26
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 11 - SFr 16
1st Class
SFr 18 - SFr 26
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 55
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 16
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 28 - SFr 33
1st Class
SFr 21 - SFr 25
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 32 - SFr 37
1st Class
SFr 26 - SFr 31
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Schedules at
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 18
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 22
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Basel, Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof is to train which takes 1h 59m and costs 24€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 23€ and takes 4h 29m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Basel, Basel SBB station.

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Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Basel Bad Bf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof is 254 km. It takes approximately 2h 15m to drive from Mannheim to Basel Badischer Bahnhof.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 675+ hotels available in Basel Badischer Bahnhof. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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