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from London to Besançon

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Travel Information from London to Besançon

distanceDistance402 miles (649 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£21 - £114
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £21 • 1 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £21 • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or easyJet

Take a coach or flight to travel 402 miles (649 km) between London and 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. 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

Is cross-border travel to Besançon, France from London, United Kingdom currently allowed?

International travel from London, United Kingdom to Besançon, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from United Kingdom?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Besançon if travelling from London?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What measures do I need to follow in Besançon, France due to the pandemic?

All travellers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 18/01/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from London to Besançon.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to London, United Kingdom from Besançon, France?

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to London from Besançon restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in London from Besançon?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 18/01/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Besançon closer to your date of departure here.

How do you get from London to Besançon?

You can travel from London to Besançon 2 different ways: coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way from London to Besançon?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from London to Besançon, which costs on average £21.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Besançon:

A flight is generally £93 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £114 from London to Besançon.

What is the quickest way from London to Besançon?

The fastest way from London to Besançon is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 35 min.

Other travel options between London and Besançon can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Besançon by coach can take on average 16 h 35 min.

What is the distance from London to Besançon?

The London to Besançon distance is approximately 402 miles (649 km).

Where do I depart from London? Where do I arrive in Besançon?

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

  • Coaches most often depart from London at London, Hammersmith Bridge Road and arrive in Besançon at Besançon, Avenue du Maréchal Foch (Gare Viotte).

Which travel companies can get me from London to Besançon?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Besançon, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Besançon. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus London to Besançon tickets on Omio for £114.
  • EasyJet can take you to Besançon by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for easyJet from London to Besançon for £21.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from London to Besançon ends?

Looking to extend your trip from London to Besançon? Many Omio customers who go from London to Besançon usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Lyon or Dijon. If you're looking to explore Paris, Lyon or Dijon from Besançon, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I book my London to Besançon ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is £114 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £21 one way for this route.

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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