Ancona to Basel by train

  • First train
    04:03
  • Last train
    20:25
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 7m
  • Distance
    635 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    12hr 59m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Ancona to Basel by train

Fast trains from Ancona to Basel take around 8 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 635 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ancona and Basel.

1. Are there direct trains from Ancona to Basel?

Journeys between Ancona and Basel usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Ancona to Basel every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 28 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Ancona to Basel?

The Ancona to Basel train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Ancona to Basel train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Ancona around 04:03 and the last train is around 20:25. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Ancona to Basel train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Ancona to Basel by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ancona and Basel?

More than one train company operates on the route from Ancona to Basel, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Reggio Emilia
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • S11
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.