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Train Information to Besançon from Lille

distanceDistance268 miles (433 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 45 min
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV

Trains from Lille to Besançon cover the 268 miles (433 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 45 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Lille Flandres and arrive in Gare de Besançon Viotte.

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Trains from Lille to Besançon
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FAQs
How far is Besançon from Lille by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Lille to Besançon by train to be approximately 268 miles (433 km).
How long is a train to Besançon from Lille on average?
The Lille to Besançon train duration is on average 4 h 45 min, which is to be expected when traveling 268 miles (433 km) to Besançon from Lille. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Which train station from Lille to Besançon do I depart from? Which Besançon train station from Lille do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Lille to start your journey from including Lille Flandres, Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe and Gare de Lille Flandres. In Besançon you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Gare de Besançon Viotte, Besançon-Mouillère and Besancon.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Lille Flandres   and arrive in Gare de Besançon Viotte.

Where is the train station in Lille? Where is the train station in Besançon?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Lille Flandres and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Gare de Besançon Viotte and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Besançon.

What train companies offer a service from Lille to Besançon?
For the journey from Lille to Besançon you can take a train with SNCF | TGV. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Lille to Besançon on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there from Lille to Besançon a day?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Lille to Besançon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Lille to Besançon? When is the last train from Lille to Besançon?
You can take the first train from Lille to Besançon at 9: 42 AM. The last train from Lille to Besançon that you can take departs at 4: 12 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Lille to Besançon schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lille
Besançon
Lille Flandres is the most popular Lille 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 Lille for your trip to Besançon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 09: 00 - 19: 30 | Mon - Fri: 07: 00 - 20: 00 | Sat: 08: 00 - 19: 30
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 1, 2
Bus lines: CIT1, CIT2, 86, 88, 12, L91, L91 Express, 51, 10, 50, 14, 56
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER Hauts-de-France, INTERCITED
Tram lines: R, T
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, TER GV, Eurostar, Thalys
Metro lines: 2
Bus lines: 12, 16, 18, 35, 36, 51, 86, 88, L5, L90, L91, Charleroi Airport shuttle
Tram lines: R, T