By Train from Genève / Geneva (Switzerland) to Basel / Bâle (Switzerland)

Journey Summary

Depart Genève / Geneva (Switzerland)


Arrive Basel / Bâle (Switzerland)

Basel SBB/Bâle CFF
Journey Time
2hr 38min
1 x connection per hour - on this* route

There are no longer any direct trains between Geneva and Basel.

Instead simple as can be connections are provided between trains at Biel/Bienne station.

You need to take trains on route IC 5 from Geneve to Biel/Bienne and connect there for trains on route IC 51 to Basel

When you arrive at Biel/Bienna the train on to Basel will be waiting on the other side of the platform/gleis - so the connection is step free.

*The alternative hourly route via Bern is slightly longer; usually more expensive and the connection between trains in Bern is more complicated than making the transfer in Biel/Bienne.

Train 1

  • Depart: Genève / Geneva (Switzerland)
  • Arrive: Biel/Bienne (Switzerland)
  • Journey time: 1hr 28min

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Train 2

  • Depart: Biel/Bienne (Switzerland)
  • Arrive: Basel / Bâle (Switzerland)
  • Journey time: 1hr 7 min

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