Lyon to Besançon train

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Besançon

Showing times and prices for Dec 04

Cheapest

21

Average

34

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Lyon to Besançon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

SNCF | TER
05:15PMLyon4h01 09:16PMBesançon
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211One-way
SNCF | TER
04:30PMLyon2h39 07:09PMBesançon
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341One-way
SNCF | TER
05:25AMLyon2h44 08:09AMBesançon
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341One-way
SNCF | TER
02:30PMLyon2h39 05:09PMBesançon
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341One-way
SNCF | TER
03:30PMLyon2h39 06:09PMBesançon
0 transfers
341One-way

Train schedule from Lyon to Besançon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, December 4
SNCF | TER
05:25AMLyon2h44 08:09AMBesançon
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SNCF | TER
06:25AMLyon2h44 09:09AMBesançon
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SNCF | TER
02:30PMLyon2h39 05:09PMBesançon
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SNCF | TER
03:30PMLyon2h39 06:09PMBesançon
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SNCF | TER
04:30PMLyon2h39 07:09PMBesançon
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SNCF | TER
05:15PMLyon4h01 09:16PMBesançon
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SNCF | TER
06:16PMLyon4h00 10:16PMBesançon
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Fastest train times from Lyon to Besançon

Showing times and prices for Dec 04

Fastest Journey

2 h 39 m

Average

3 h 3 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

189 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Lyon for Besançon every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

SNCF | TER
04:30PMLyon2h39 07:09PMBesançon
0 transfers
341One-way
SNCF | TER
02:30PMLyon2h39 05:09PMBesançon
0 transfers
341One-way
SNCF | TER
03:30PMLyon2h39 06:09PMBesançon
0 transfers
341One-way
SNCF | TER
05:25AMLyon2h44 08:09AMBesançon
0 transfers
341One-way
SNCF | TER
06:25AMLyon2h44 09:09AMBesançon
0 transfers
341One-way

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Besançon

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price$30 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency19 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF

Trains from Lyon to Besançon cover the 117 miles (189 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 39 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF. Normally, there are 19 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $30 (€27), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $19 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Gare de Besançon Viotte.

Train companies: SNCF (3) from Lyon to Besançon trains

Find the best trains from Lyon to Besançon with Omio's travel partners SNCF (3) from $19 (€17). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

SNCF (3)

Explore the beauty and cultural wonders of France by train with SNCF, France's national train company. SNCF trains allow you to easily travel to all parts of France and countries such as Spain and Germany. The company offers a variety of fares, including cheap Prem tickets, standard tickets called Loisir and Pro tickets that offer greater flexibility. You can also apply SNCF discount cards like the Youth and Senior Card on Omio at the time of purchasing tickets.

The trains that are part of the SNCF network include its high-speed TGV trains, the classic Intercité and the regional TER trains. On the ultramodern TGV trains that serve the major long-distance routes and the Channel Tunnel, you will find amenities such as a bar and restaurant, air-conditioned train cars, free WiFi, and some other onboard services.

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Train information from Lyon to Besançon with SNCF (3):

  • Average Duration: 2 h 37 min
  • SNCF (3) frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Lyon to Besançon

Travel Tips: Travel by train 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 Lyon to Besançon.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Lyon to Besançon to cost as little as $19 (€17)  in the next 7 days.
The train price between Lyon and Besançon is on average $30 (€27)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
The Lyon to Besançon train distance is approximately 117 miles (189 km).
On average the Lyon to Besançon train travel time is 2 h 39 min  for the 117 miles (189 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Lyon, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare Routière. When you arrive in Besançon, your train can arrive in train stations including Gare de Besançon Viotte, Besançon-Mouillère and Besancon.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Lyon Part Dieu   to Gare de Besançon Viotte.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Lyon Part Dieu, located approximately 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city center of Lyon. The most popular arrival train station in Besançon, called Gare de Besançon Viotte, is located around 0.5 miles (762 m) away from its city center.

For the route from Lyon to Besançon you can take a train with SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Lyon and Besançon on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 19 trains a day from Lyon to Besançon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Lyon to Besançon at 5: 16 AM   or take the last train from Lyon to Besançon leaving at 8: 16 PM. Look for the latest Lyon to Besançon train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
You can find trains from Lyon to Besançon to cost on average $30 (€27) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Lyon to Besançon train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports in Lyon and Besançon

Lyon
Besançon
Lyon Part Dieu is the most popular Lyon 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 Lyon for your trip to Besançon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Wed: 05: 00 - 20: 45 | Thu - Sat: 05: 00 - 21: 45 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 45
Public transit options for Lyon Part Dieu
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Tram lines: T4, K240, T3, K100
Bus lines: 2960, C2, C3, C6, C9
Train lines: TGV, TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER, Intercités, Eurostar, AVE
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 72401062
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Lyon-Perrache
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Bus lines: 8, 31, 46, 49, 55, 60, 63, S1, C19, C21, C22
Tram lines: 1, 2
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Intercités

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