Besançon to Zurich train

Cheap train tickets from Besançon to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Cheapest

69

Average

79

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.

SNCF | TER
05:32AMBesançon3h54 09:26AMZurich
0 transfers
691One-way
SNCF | TGV
05:43PMBesançon4h27 10:10PMZurich
0 transfers
841One-way
SNCF | TER
07:40AMBesançon4h16 11:56AMZurich
0 transfers
841One-way

Train schedule from Besançon to Zurich

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SNCF | TER
05:32AMBesançon3h54 09:26AMZurich
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SNCF | TER
07:40AMBesançon4h16 11:56AMZurich
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV
05:43PMBesançon4h27 10:10PMZurich
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Besançon to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Fastest Journey

3 h 54 m

Average

4 h 12 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

191 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Besançon for Zurich every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

SNCF | TER
05:32AMBesançon3h54 09:26AMZurich
0 transfers
691One-way
SNCF | TER
07:40AMBesançon4h16 11:56AMZurich
0 transfers
841One-way
SNCF | TGV
05:43PMBesançon4h27 10:10PMZurich
0 transfers
841One-way

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Overview: Train from Besançon to Zurich

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$93 (€84)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, TGV inOui or SNCF

Trains from Besançon to Zurich cover the 118 miles (191 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 25 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, TGV inOui or SNCF. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $93 (€84), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $93 (€84). Travelers depart most frequently from Gare de Besançon Viotte and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train providers: SNCF (3) from Besançon to Zurich trains

SNCF (3) trains will get you from Besançon to Zurich from $93 (€84). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

SNCF (3)

Say "oui" to SNCF, France's national train company, when traveling to Zurich from Besançon! SNCF trains make it easy to go all over France as well as to countries like Spain and Germany. The company offers a wide range of fares, including the cheap Prem tickets, standard tickets called Loisir and Pro tickets for greater flexibility. SNCF also offers discount cards that you can apply on Omio, such as the Youth and Senior Card.

SNCF train tickets to Zurich from Besançon are available on Omio for as little as {{ cheapest_price }} ({{ cheapest_price_eur }}). Check the latest SNCF train schedule for the 118 miles (191 km) long trip from Besançon to Zurich, compare the best fares available, and purchase your SNCF Besançon to Zurich train ticket on Omio today!

SNCF offers different types of trains on its routes, such as the TGV high-speed train, the classic Intercité and the TER, SNCF's regional train. On the state-of-the-art TGV trains that serve the major long-distance routes and the Channel Tunnel, you will find a bar, air-conditioned train cars with free WiFi and some onsite services in addition to the onboard restaurant.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your SNCF (3) train to Zurich from Besançon online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest SNCF (3) train to Zurich from Besançon, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current SNCF (3) train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 118 miles (191 km) route between Besançon and Zurich as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Zurich from Besançon, you can check straight away if the SNCF (3) ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official SNCF (3) Besançon to Zurich train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

Besançon to Zurich train information with SNCF (3):

  • Average Duration: 5 h 28 min
  • SNCF (3) frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Besançon to Zurich

Travel by train to Zurich 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 Zurich.
FAQs

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

Is international entry into Zurich from Besançon restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 6/25/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Besançon and Zurich closer to your date of departure here

Return travel from Switzerland to France is: Partially open.

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

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 Zurich?

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: Recommended

Last checked on 6/28/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Besançon from Zurich.

Train tickets between Besançon and Zurich for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $93 (€84)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Besançon to Zurich train to cost on average $93 (€84)  one way.
The Besançon to Zurich train distance is approximately 118 miles (191 km).
While the time it takes to travel 118 miles (191 km) to Zurich from Besançon can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Besançon to Zurich train journey time is on average 4 h 25 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 Zurich, your train can arrive in train stations including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Gare de Besançon Viotte, located approximately 0.5 miles (762 m) from the city center of Besançon. The most popular arrival train station in Zurich, called Zürich HB, is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from its city center.

For the best Besançon to Zurich train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, TGV inOui or SNCF. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Besançon and Zurich to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Besançon to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Besançon at 5: 14 AM. The last train leaves from Besançon at 5: 50 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Besançon to Zurich and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book a train ticket from Besançon to Zurich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $93 (€84) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Besançon and Zurich are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Zurich
Gare de Besançon Viotte is the most popular Besançon railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Besançon for your trip to Zurich.
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ParkingParking
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Mon - Fri: 09: 00 - 17: 10 | Sat - Sun: 10: 00 - 17: 10
Public transit options for Gare de Besançon Viotte
Tram lines: T2
Bus lines: L3, L5, 8, T2
Train lines: TGV, TER Bourgogne-Franche-Comté

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