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Not The Main One But Good...

The second station at Basel, on the German side. Don't confuse this with the main Basel SBB but... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
CorporateProphet
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Bengaluru, India
The other train station

Quite a few buses and trams change or stop at this station, although more trains to other cities in... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Margaret C
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Bethesda, Maryland
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Easy to walk to from several adjacent hotels. Well lit, and only moderate auto/bicyce traffic to deal with. Excellent Thai Cafe 1 block away!

Thank ChefMarkChristopher
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Use this station - wich is German owned and you pay in Euros rather than the main Basel station to go to various places. It is far, far cheaper.

1  Thank Tom284Glasgow
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The medieval streets is the highlight of this place.. My mouth keep saying omg for this beautiful structure.. I love switzerland 🇨🇭

1  Thank GreatesstttEscape
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Basel Badisher Bahnhof is the perfect destination if traveling from Germany on Deutsch Bahn (DB). Generally fares will be less than if going into Basel SSB station.

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Reviewed 29 July 2017

The second station at Basel, on the German side. Don't confuse this with the main Basel SBB but this station itself has some good connections in terms of trains and buses, as well as several shops. But then again, it's not Basel SBB...

Thank CorporateProphet
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Quite a few buses and trams change or stop at this station, although more trains to other cities in Switzerland or to other countries go from the main station. The building itself is quite lovely with a large clock tower. One can hardly avoid stopping...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This is a typical Europe train station. Attraction is that one can see the buzz and activity in the station. The other good thing about this station is that they have groceries stores that closes at 2000 hrs as compared to those in town, so...More

2  Thank Jerrytanhui
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Be very careful that similarly with the Euroairport wcich consists of three parts, the train station does also include a french part. So if it happens that you are traveling in France via SNCF you should go to the french part of the station. Other...More

Thank ilGrec0
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This train station is easily reached by trolleys from within Basel. It's an old style brick building with a soaring clock tower and rounded open entryway. Inside there is an information center, some stores and places to get something to eat. Nice trains and easy...More

Thank Mariahcat
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

This is one of two main train stations in Basel the other being the SBB. This station operates as a DB station (German). It is not as large as the SBB station and is on the north side of Basel. The station is very good...More

Thank currycook
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