Besançon to Geneva train

Cheap train tickets from Besançon to Geneva

Showing times and prices for May 26

Cheapest

62

Average

73

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
07:51PMGare de Besançon Viotte3h55 11:46PMGeneva
1 transfer
621One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:09PMGare de Besançon Viotte4h38 06:47PMGeneva
2 transfers
661One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:31AMGare de Besançon Viotte4h16 01:47PMGeneva
2 transfers
661One-way
06:51AMGare de Besançon Viotte4h55 11:46AMGeneva
1 transfer
701One-way
08:51AMGare de Besançon Viotte4h55 01:46PMGeneva
1 transfer
701One-way

Train schedule from Besançon to Geneva

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, May 26
06:51AMGare de Besançon Viotte4h55 11:46AMGeneva
1 transfer
08:51AMGare de Besançon Viotte4h55 01:46PMGeneva
1 transfer
08:56AMGare de Besançon Viotte3h54 12:50PMGeneva
2 transfers
09:31AMGare de Besançon Viotte4h16 01:47PMGeneva
2 transfers
12:25PMGare de Besançon Viotte3h53 04:18PMGeneva
2 transfers
01:12PMGare de Besançon Viotte4h34 05:46PMGeneva
1 transfer
02:09PMGare de Besançon Viotte4h38 06:47PMGeneva
2 transfers
02:51PMGare de Besançon Viotte4h54 07:45PMGeneva
1 transfer
03:15PMGare de Besançon Viotte5h20 08:35PMGeneva
2 transfers
04:51PMGare de Besançon Viotte4h55 09:46PMGeneva
1 transfer
05:35PMGare de Besançon Viotte5h00 10:35PMGeneva
2 transfers
07:12PMGare de Besançon Viotte3h32 10:44PMGeneva
2 transfers
07:51PMGare de Besançon Viotte3h55 11:46PMGeneva
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Besançon to Geneva

Showing times and prices for May 26

Fastest Journey

3 h 32 m

Average

4 h 30 m

Trains per day

13

Distance

117 km

It's difficult to get from Besançon to Geneva without transferring at least once.

Fastest
07:12PMGare de Besançon Viotte3h32 10:44PMGeneva
2 transfers
851One-way
2nd Fastest
12:25PMGare de Besançon Viotte3h53 04:18PMGeneva
2 transfers
891One-way
08:56AMGare de Besançon Viotte3h54 12:50PMGeneva
2 transfers
851One-way
07:51PMGare de Besançon Viotte3h55 11:46PMGeneva
1 transfer
621One-way
09:31AMGare de Besançon Viotte4h16 01:47PMGeneva
2 transfers
661One-way

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Travel Tips: Trains from Besançon to Geneva

Travel by train to Geneva 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 Besançon to Geneva.
FAQs

Travel between Besançon, France and Geneva, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland from France?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Besançon?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/23/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Besançon and Geneva as this information can change.

Return travel from Switzerland to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Besançon from Geneva?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Geneva?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Besançon, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last checked on 5/24/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Besançon from Geneva.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Besançon to Geneva trains for as little as $51 (€45)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $56 (€49)  for a train ticket from Besançon to Geneva.
The Besançon to Geneva train distance is approximately 72 miles (116 km).
While the time it takes to travel 72 miles (116 km) between Besançon and Geneva can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Besançon to Geneva train journey time is on average 4 h 44 min.

When taking a train from Besançon, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Gare de Besançon Viotte, Besançon-Mouillère and Besancon. When you arrive in Geneva, your train can arrive in train stations including Genève and Geneva.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Gare de Besançon Viotte   to Genève.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Gare de Besançon Viotte, is located 0.5 miles (762 m) from the city center of Besançon.

The most popular arrival train station, Genève, is located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city center of Geneva.

For the trip from Besançon to Geneva you can take a train with SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TGV. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Geneva from Besançon on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 8 trains a day from Besançon to Geneva. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this trip departs from Besançon at 4: 51 AM. The last train leaves from Besançon at 5: 51 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Besançon to Geneva and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you buy a train ticket from Besançon to Geneva within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $56 (€49) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Besançon to Geneva are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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