How to get from London to Besançon

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from London to Besançon

You can get from London to Besançon by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
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To get from London to Besançon on 14 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:30London Gatwick Airport1h35 21:05Geneva International Airport
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£4351One-way
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18:30London Gatwick Airport1h35 21:05Geneva International Airport
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£4351One-way
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17:00London Gatwick Airport1h35 19:35Geneva International Airport
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£4351One-way
20:20London Gatwick Airport1h35 22:55Geneva International Airport
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£4351One-way
18:10London Luton Airport1h40 20:50Geneva International Airport
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£4641One-way

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Travel Information between London and Besançon

distanceDistance402 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£2 - £80
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £2 • 7 h 17 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £80 • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or easyJet

Travel 402 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from London to Besançon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £2. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or easyJet among others. Travellers can even take a direct from London to Besançon.

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FAQs

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Besançon, France is: Fully open.

Can travellers from United Kingdom enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Besançon from London?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Besançon, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information was last checked on 08/08/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Besançon from London.

Return travel to London, United Kingdom from France is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from France?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from France?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to London, United Kingdom was last verified on 08/08/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to London from Besançon.

There are 4 ways to travel between London and Besançon including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from London to Besançon, which costs on average £2.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Besançon:

A train is generally £66 less than a coach for the same route. A coach costs on average £67 from London to Besançon.

A train is generally £78 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £80 from London to Besançon.

The quickest way to travel from London to Besançon is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Besançon by coach can take on average 15 h 15 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h 17 min   of travel time.

Besançon is approximately 402 miles away from London.

The average frequency per day from London to Besançon is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • Around 3 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between London and Besançon as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Besançon:

  • Trains from London to Besançon most often leave from London Victoria and arrive in Gare de Besançon Viotte.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Besançon:

  • You can go to Besançon from London by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £67 with Flixbus from London to Besançon on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from London to Besançon with easyJet. Cheap tickets can be found for £80 with easyJet from London to Besançon.
Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Besançon often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Lyon or Dijon. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Besançon itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Besançon and any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from London to Besançon, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £67 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is on average £80 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £2 one way on average.

But we recommend booking London to Besançon tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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