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Train - Basel - Bern

Whats the best ticket to buy for a day trip from Basel to Bern? How far will my U-Abo take me?

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Re: Train - Basel - Bern

SBB website should be able to give you an answer.
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Re: Train - Basel - Bern

coudn't find the answer on their site. thanks though
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Re: Train - Basel - Bern

http://www.sbb.ch/en/travelcards-and-tickets/tickets-for-switzerland/supersaver-tickets.html

https://www.sbb.ch/ticketshop/b2c/adw.do?4004
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Re: Train - Basel - Bern

If the train you catch stops at Liestal (you'll need to check the specific train you catch, as not all do) then you can buy a Liestal-Bern ticket with your U-Abo. Otherwise you need to buy Basel-Bern.

Similarly you can buy Bern-Liestal on the return journey, as long as the train will stop in Liestal.

You can buy the ticket in Basel (or online); you don't need to physically buy it in Liestal, but the train must stop there. There's an option on the ticket machine to change the departure point.

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Re: Train - Basel - Bern

Try the tnw web site then. It shows you how far the U-Abo extends. And it depends what you mean by best - fastest? most scenic? cheapest?
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