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There are 6 ways to get from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Ruedesheim(Rhein) to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Freiburg Hauptbahnhof to Kleinkems Bahnhof

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Wiesbaden central train station to Mannheim central bus station
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim central bus station to Freiburg
  3. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel Euroairport FR

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Mainz, Hauptbahnhof to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Freiburg Hauptbahnhof to Kleinkems Bahnhof

Drive

  1. Drive from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs

Train, fly to Basel, line 6 bus

  1. Take the train from Ruedesheim(Rhein) to Wiesbaden Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL)
  3. Take the line 6 bus from St-Louis, Gare to Kembs, Ciel

Train, fly to Zurich, line 6 bus

  1. Take the train from Ruedesheim(Rhein) to Wiesbaden Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH)
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  4. Take the line 6 bus from St-Louis, Gare to Kembs, Ciel

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The cheapest way to get from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs is to bus which costs €30 - €45 and takes 10h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs is to drive which costs €60 - €90 and takes 3h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs. However, there are services departing from Rüdesheim and arriving at Kembs, Ciel via Wiesbaden central train station, Mannheim central bus station, Freiburg, St-Louis, EuroAirport and St-Louis, Gare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs. However, there are services departing from Ruedesheim(Rhein) and arriving at Kleinkems Bahnhof via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Freiburg Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 22m.

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The distance between Rüdesheim am Rhein and Kembs is 257 km. The road distance is 346.5 km.

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The best way to get from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs without a car is to train which takes 5h 22m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 22m to get from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs, including transfers.

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Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Wiesbaden central train station.

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Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs train services, operated by VIAS Rail GmbH, depart from Ruedesheim(Rhein) station.

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The best way to get from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs is to train which takes 5h 22m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 10h 22m.

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Map of how to get from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs.
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  • Distance: 256.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 22m

What companies run services between Rüdesheim am Rhein, Germany and Kembs, France?

You can take a train from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Freiburg Hauptbahnhof in around 5h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs via Wiesbaden Hauptbahnhof, Wiesbaden central train station, Mannheim central bus station, Freiburg, Basel Euroairport FR, St-Louis, EuroAirport, and St-Louis, Gare in around 10h 22m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €950
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €950
Train operators
VIAS Rail GmbH
Phone
069 450099650
Email
Kundenservice-Linie10@vias-online.de
Website
vias-online.de
Train from Ruedesheim(Rhein) to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
VIAS Rail GmbH
Train from Ruedesheim(Rhein) to Wiesbaden Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
VIAS Rail GmbH
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Night train from Mainz, Hauptbahnhof to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €160
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg Hauptbahnhof to Kleinkems Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
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
sncf-connect.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€24 - €29
SBB GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 915109
Email
info@sbb-deutschland.de
Website
sbb-deutschland.de
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
SBB GmbH
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Wiesbaden central train station to Mannheim central bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Mannheim central bus station to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Basel Euroairport FR
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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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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Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Basel Euroairport FR station.

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Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Kleinkems Bahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs is 346 km. It takes approximately 3h to drive from Rüdesheim am Rhein to Kembs.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport.

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