Paris to Besançon train

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Besançon

Showing times and prices for 12 Aug

Cheapest

£70

Average

£84

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
06:51Paris Gare de Lyon2h30 09:21Gare de Besançon Viotte
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£701One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:20Paris Gare de Lyon2h34 13:54Gare de Besançon Viotte
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£771One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:52Paris Gare de Lyon2h36 21:28Gare de Besançon Viotte
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£771One-way
12:22Paris Gare de Lyon2h42 15:04Gare de Besançon Viotte
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£801One-way
21:20Paris Gare de Lyon2h34 23:54Gare de Besançon Viotte
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£841One-way

Train schedule Paris to Besançon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 12 August
06:51Paris Gare de Lyon2h30 09:21Gare de Besançon Viotte
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07:56Paris Gare de Lyon3h09 11:05Gare de Besançon Viotte
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08:17Paris Gare de Lyon3h53 12:10Gare de Besançon Viotte
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09:26Paris Gare de Lyon2h58 12:24Gare de Besançon Viotte
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11:20Paris Gare de Lyon2h34 13:54Gare de Besançon Viotte
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11:56Paris Gare de Lyon2h54 14:50Gare de Besançon Viotte
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12:22Paris Gare de Lyon2h42 15:04Gare de Besançon Viotte
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14:51Paris Gare de Lyon2h37 17:28Gare de Besançon Viotte
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16:52Paris Gare de Lyon2h36 19:28Gare de Besançon Viotte
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17:21Paris Gare de Lyon2h31 19:52Gare de Besançon Viotte
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18:52Paris Gare de Lyon2h36 21:28Gare de Besançon Viotte
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20:22Paris Gare de Lyon2h34 22:56Gare de Besançon Viotte
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21:20Paris Gare de Lyon2h34 23:54Gare de Besançon Viotte
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Fastest train times from Paris to Besançon

Showing times and prices for 12 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

2 h 46 m

Trains per day

13

Distance

326 km

Of the 13 trains that leave Paris for Besançon every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:51Paris Gare de Lyon2h30 09:21Gare de Besançon Viotte
0 changes
£701One-way
2nd Fastest
17:21Paris Gare de Lyon2h31 19:52Gare de Besançon Viotte
1 change
£841One-way
11:20Paris Gare de Lyon2h34 13:54Gare de Besançon Viotte
1 change
£771One-way
21:20Paris Gare de Lyon2h34 23:54Gare de Besançon Viotte
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£841One-way
20:22Paris Gare de Lyon2h34 22:56Gare de Besançon Viotte
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£841One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Besançon

distanceDistance202 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER or SNCF

Trains from Paris to Besançon cover the 202 miles long route taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER or SNCF. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £35, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Gare de Besançon Viotte.

Train companies: SNCF (3) trains Paris to Besançon

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Explore the beauty and cultural wonders of France by train with SNCF, France's national train company. SNCF trains allow you to easily travel to all parts of France and countries such as Spain and Germany. The company offers a variety of fares, including cheap Prem tickets, standard tickets called Loisir and Pro tickets that offer greater flexibility. You can also apply SNCF discount cards like the Youth and Senior Card on Omio at the time of purchasing tickets.

The trains that are part of the SNCF network include its high-speed TGV trains, the classic Intercité and the regional TER trains. On the ultramodern TGV trains that serve the major long-distance routes and the Channel Tunnel, you will find amenities such as a bar and restaurant, air-conditioned train carriages, free WiFi, and some other onboard services.

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Looking for trains to Besançon from Paris? SNCF (3) is one of the best companies to travel with on the 202 miles (325 km) route from Paris to Besançon. As an official travel partner of SNCF (3), Omio quickly shows you the latest SNCF (3) train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Paris to Besançon routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable SNCF (3) train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Besançon from Paris, you can quickly see if the SNCF (3) ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Paris - Besançon train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with SNCF (3)!

Paris to Besançon train information with SNCF (3):

  • Average Duration: 11 h 56 min
  • SNCF (3) frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Besançon

Travel by train to Besançon easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Paris to Besançon.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Besançon from Paris to cost as little as £26  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Paris to Besançon train to cost on average £35  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Paris to Besançon via train to be approximately 202 miles.
On average the train from Paris to Besançon duration is 2 h 30 min  for the 202 miles long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Paris to start your route from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. In Besançon you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Gare de Besançon Viotte, Besançon-Mouillère and Besancon.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Gare de Besançon Viotte.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Paris Gare de Lyon, located approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre of Paris. The most popular arrival train station in Besançon, called Gare de Besançon Viotte, is located around 0.5 miles (762 m) away from its city centre.

If you're looking for trains from Paris to Besançon, you can rely on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER or SNCF to get you to Besançon. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Paris to Besançon route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 11 trains a day from Paris to Besançon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Paris to Besançon train departs at 04: 51   and the last train from Paris to Besançon leaves at 19: 20. Check out the most up-to-date Paris to Besançon train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Besançon from Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £35 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Besançon a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Besançon
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Paris for your journey to Besançon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 890640650
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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