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Overview: Bus from Marseille to Besançon

distanceDistance274 miles (442 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$55 (€46)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Marseille to Besançon cover the 274 miles (442 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $55 (€46), but the average price of bus tickets is $55 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Marseille-St-Charles and arrive in Besançon, Avenue du Maréchal Foch (Gare Viotte).

Bus companies: FlixBus from Marseille to Besançon

FlixBus buses will get you from Marseille to Besançon from $55 (€46). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.


FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $55

Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your bus tickets to Besançon from Marseille due to the coronavirus:

  • 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 Marseille

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 Marseille to Besançon.

What is the price of the cheapest bus from Marseille to Besançon?

Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Marseille to Besançon to cost as little as $55 (€46)  in the next 7 days.

What is the price of a bus ticket between Marseille and Besançon?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $55 (€46)  for a bus ticket between Marseille and Besançon.

How far is it from Marseille to Besançon by bus?

The Marseille to Besançon bus distance is approximately 274 miles (442 km).

How long is a bus from Marseille to Besançon on average?

The Marseille to Besançon bus duration is on average 8 h 45 min, which is to be expected when traveling 274 miles (442 km) between Marseille and Besançon. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Which bus station from Marseille to Besançon do I depart from? Which Besançon bus station from Marseille do I arrive in?

When taking the bus to Besançon from Marseille, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles, Marseille, Gare de Marseille-Saint-Charles and Marseille, Faculté St Charles. Your route can end in bus stations such as Besançon, Avenue du Maréchal Foch (Gare Viotte), Besancon, Gare de la Viotte and Besançon, Parking Relais Micropolis.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Marseille-St-Charles   and arrive in Besançon, Avenue du Maréchal Foch (Gare Viotte).

Where is the departure bus station in Marseille located? Where is the arrival bus station in Besançon located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Marseille-St-Charles, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) 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 between Marseille and Besançon?

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

How early should I book bus tickets from Marseille to Besançon to score the best deals?

If you purchase the Marseille to Besançon bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $55 (€46). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses between Marseille and Besançon. Look out for bus tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.