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Trains from Lyon to Besançon
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
How much do cheap trains from Lyon to Besançon cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Lyon to Besançon for as low as $38 (€32)  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket to Besançon from Lyon?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lyon to Besançon train price to come in at an average of $40 (€34)  one way.
How many miles is it from Lyon to Besançon by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Lyon to Besançon by train to be approximately 117 miles (189 km).
How long is the train ride between Lyon and Besançon?
On average the Lyon to Besançon train time is 2 h 31 min  covering the 117 miles (189 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Lyon to Besançon do I depart from? Which Besançon train station from Lyon do I arrive in?

When departing from Lyon, you have various train station options to start your route from including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière. When arriving in Besançon, you can end your journey in train stations like Gare de Besançon Viotte, Besançon-Mouillère and Besancon.

Omio customers book a train from Lyon Part Dieu   to Gare de Besançon Viotte   most frequently for this route.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Lyon Part Dieu, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center of Lyon. The most popular arrival train station in Besançon, called Gare de Besançon Viotte, is located around 0.2 miles (314 m) away from its city center.

What train providers go from Lyon to Besançon?
Take the Lyon to Besançon train with SNCF | TER, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Besançon from Lyon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there to Besançon from Lyon a day?
On average, there are 8 trains a day from Lyon to Besançon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Lyon to Besançon? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the first train from Lyon to Besançon at 6: 25 AM. The last train from Lyon to Besançon that you can take departs at 5: 30 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Lyon to Besançon schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Lyon to Besançon to get the best deals?
If you book the Lyon to Besançon train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $40 (€34). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Besançon from Lyon. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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