Grindelwald to Basel by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 40m
  • Distance
    108 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 59m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Grindelwald to Basel by train

Fast trains from Grindelwald to Basel take around 2 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 108 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Grindelwald and Basel.

1. Are there direct trains from Grindelwald to Basel?

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

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Grindelwald 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 35 departures.

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

The Grindelwald to Basel train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Basel is usually scheduled to depart Grindelwald around 05:19 and the last train is around 21:19. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Grindelwald around 05:18, and the last at 21:19.

When to book Grindelwald to Basel train tickets?

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Which train companies operate between Grindelwald and Basel?

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

  • Eurocity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional train
  • Regionalzug

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.