Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Besançon

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Cheapest

$14

Average

$14

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.

The average ticket from Lyon to Besançon will cost around $ 14 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 14.

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09:50AMLyon, Gare Perrache3h30 01:20PMBesançon, Parking Relais Micropolis
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$141One-way

Bus schedule from Lyon to Besançon

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09:50AMLyon, Gare Perrache3h30 01:20PMBesançon, Parking Relais Micropolis
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Sat
Jan 22
$38SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Jan 23
$39SNCF | TGV INOUI
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Jan 24
$39SNCF | TGV INOUI
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Jan 25
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
Thu
Jan 27
$38SNCF | TGV INOUI
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Jan 28
$41SNCF | TER
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Jan 29
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Jan 30
$38SNCF | TGV INOUI
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Jan 31
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus

Bus times from Lyon to Besançon

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Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m

Average

3 h 30 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

189 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Lyon for Besançon every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 189 km distance in an average of 3 h 30 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

09:50AMLyon, Gare Perrache3h30 01:20PMBesançon, Parking Relais Micropolis
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$141One-way

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Overview: Bus from Lyon to Besançon

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$15 (€12)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesBlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Ouibus or Isilines

Buses from Lyon to Besançon cover the 117 miles (189 km) long journey taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Ouibus or Isilines. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $15 (€12), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $11 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Besançon, Avenue du Maréchal Foch (Gare Viotte).

Bus companies: FlixBus between Lyon and Besançon

FlixBus buses will get you between Lyon and Besançon from $11 (€9). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Lyon and Besançon.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy bus between Lyon and Besançon, check Omio for FlixBus buses offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus to take for this 117 miles (189 km) journey between Lyon and Besançon, Omio makes it easier than ever to find FlixBus buses at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book bus tickets online. Check the current FlixBus bus schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Lyon to Besançon as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your FlixBus bus on Omio. If you search for buses from Lyon to Besançon in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for FlixBus buses between Lyon and Besançon starting at $14 (€12), buy your official FlixBus tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus between Lyon and Besançon are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Bus to Besançon from Lyon

Take the bus 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 Lyon to Besançon.
FAQs

How much are cheap buses to Besançon from Lyon?

Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Besançon from Lyon for as low as $11 (€9)  for the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a bus to Besançon from Lyon?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $15 (€12)  for a bus ticket from Lyon to Besançon.

How far is it from Lyon to Besançon by bus?

The bus distance from Lyon to Besançon is around 117 miles (189 km).

How long is a bus between Lyon and Besançon on average?

The bus time to Besançon from Lyon is on average 3 h  for the 117 miles (189 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Lyon to Besançon by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the bus from Lyon to Besançon depart from? Which Besançon bus station do I come into from Lyon?

Some of the Lyon bus stations to Besançon you can start your journey from include Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Besançon include Besançon, Avenue du Maréchal Foch (Gare Viotte), Besancon, Gare de la Viotte and Besançon, Parking Relais Micropolis.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu   and arriving in Besançon, Avenue du Maréchal Foch (Gare Viotte).

Where do I find the Lyon bus station to Besançon? Where is the Besançon bus station?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Besançon, Avenue du Maréchal Foch (Gare Viotte), located 0.2 miles (405 m) away from the city center.

Which bus providers can take me to Besançon from Lyon?

If you're looking for buses from Lyon to Besançon, you can rely on BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Ouibus or Isilines to get you to Besançon. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Lyon to Besançon journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I purchase a direct bus from Lyon to Besançon?

Yes, you can search for direct buses from Lyon to Besançon on Omio with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your bus ticket.

What are the first and last departure bus times from Lyon to Besançon?

You can take the earliest bus from Lyon to Besançon at 8: 50 AM   or take the last bus from Lyon to Besançon leaving at 5: 15 PM. Look for the latest Lyon to Besançon bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.

How far in advance should I book bus tickets to Besançon from Lyon for the best deals?

You can find buses from Lyon to Besançon to cost on average $15 (€12) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Lyon to Besançon bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.