Geneva to Besançon train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Geneva to Besançon

Showing times and prices for Jun 17

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

3 h 40 m

Average

4 h 3 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

117 km

Cheap train tickets from Geneva to start from $48 with an average ticket price of $50.

The fastest train from Geneva to takes 3h 40m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 3m and covers a distance of 117 km.

2 trains that leave Geneva for every day with 2 travelling directly.

SNCF | TER
05:29AM3h40
Geneva
09:09AMBesançon
$481One-way
0 transfers
SNCF | TER
03:42PM4h27
Geneva
08:09PMBesançon
$511One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Geneva to Besançon

distanceDistance72 miles (116 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price$53 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSNCF TER, TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV Lyria

Trains from Geneva to Besançon cover the 72 miles (116 km) long route taking on average 3 h 40 min with our travel partners like SNCF TER, TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV Lyria. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $53 (€46), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $48 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Geneva and arrive in Besançon Viotte.

FAQs: Trains from Geneva to Besançon

FAQs: Travel by train from Geneva 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 Geneva to Besançon.
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Cheap train tickets from Geneva to Besançon can start from as little as $48 (€42) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Geneva to Besançon is $53 (€46); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Geneva to Besançon train travel time is 3 h 40 min   for the 72 mile (116 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Geneva to Besançon leaves at 5: 29 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Geneva to Besançon leaves at 4: 29 PM.
There is 1 train a day from Geneva to Besançon which require at least one change with SNCF TER, TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV Lyria. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Geneva to Besançon with TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV Lyria. Overall you can travel with the following companies: SNCF TER, TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV Lyria.
For the journey from Geneva to Besançon you can take a train with SNCF TER, TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV Lyria. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Geneva to Besançon on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Geneva, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Besançon Viotte, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Besançon from Geneva is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Geneva to Besançon is August.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Geneva and Besançon including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Geneva and Besançon

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