Travel from Amsterdam to Basel on the daily direct daytime and now overnight train services

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Amsterdam to Basel / Bâle by train

For daytime travel there is a daily direct train from Amsterdam to Basel, but if its timings or ticket prices don't suit it can be worth considering a journey which involves a connection in Paris.
Though if you will be travelling with Eurail or InterRail passes taking the direct train will save a lot of money.

If you would rather travel through the night, there is now a new overnight train available on this route.

Routes you can take to go from Amsterdam to Basel / Bâle

When travelling between most cities by train there is only one logical option, though on other journeys there is a choice between different trains or alternative routes. If different options are available you can use the info to decide which is best for you.

Choose one of the following options:

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Option 1: the daily direct ICE train (until mid-July)

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Via stations: Paris Gare Du Nord/Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon / Paris Lyon

Option 2: traveling via Paris

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Option 3: travel through the night
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