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Cheap train tickets from Marseille to Besançon

Showing times and prices for May 22

Cheapest

$61

Average

$83

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.

The average ticket from Marseille to Besançon will cost around $ 83 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 61.

SNCF | TER
05:36AMMarseille5h33 11:09AMBesançon
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$611One-way
SNCF | TER
04:36AMMarseille5h33 10:09AMBesançon
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$791One-way
SNCF | TER
10:10AMMarseille6h36 04:46PMBesançon
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$1101One-way

Train schedule from Marseille to Besançon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sun, May 22
SNCF | TER
04:36AMMarseille5h33 10:09AMBesançon
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SNCF | TER
05:36AMMarseille5h33 11:09AMBesançon
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SNCF | TER
10:10AMMarseille6h36 04:46PMBesançon
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Sun
May 22
$82SNCF | TER
$56Flixbus
$432Vueling
Mon
May 23
$91SNCF | TER
$40Flixbus
$204Air France
Tue
May 24
$82SNCF | TER
$36Flixbus
$185Vueling
Wed
May 25
$79SNCF | TER
$67Flixbus
$202Air France
Thu
May 26
$93SNCF | TER
$40Flixbus
$218Air France

Fastest train times from Marseille to Besançon

Showing times and prices for May 22

Fastest Journey

5 h 33 m

Average

5 h 54 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

442 km

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

These direct trains cover the 442 km distance in an average of 5 h 54 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 33 m .

The slowest trains will take 6 h 36 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

SNCF | TER
05:36AMMarseille5h33 11:09AMBesançon
0 changes
$611One-way
SNCF | TER
04:36AMMarseille5h33 10:09AMBesançon
0 changes
$791One-way
SNCF | TER
10:10AMMarseille6h36 04:46PMBesançon
0 changes
$1101One-way

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Overview: Train from Marseille to Besançon

distanceDistance274 miles (442 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$86 (€76)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Trains from Marseille to Besançon cover the 274 miles (442 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 56 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $86 (€76), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $79 (€71). Travelers depart most frequently from Marseille-St-Charles and arrive in Gare de Besançon Viotte.

Travel Tips: Trains from Marseille 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 Marseille to Besançon.
FAQs

How much are cheap trains to Besançon from Marseille?

Train tickets to Besançon from Marseille for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $79 (€71)  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train between Marseille and Besançon?

The Marseille to Besançon train ticket price is on average $86 (€76)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.

How many miles is it from Marseille to Besançon by train?

The train distance from Marseille to Besançon is around 274 miles (442 km).

How long is a train from Marseille to Besançon on average?

On average the Marseille to Besançon train time is 4 h 56 min  covering the 274 miles (442 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Marseille to Besançon, which train station in Marseille do I depart from and which train station in Besançon do I arrive in?

When taking the train to Besançon from Marseille, you can choose to depart from train stations like Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille Saint Ch and Marseille-Blancarde. Your journey can end in train stations such as Gare de Besançon Viotte, Besançon-Mouillère and Besancon.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Marseille-St-Charles   and arrive in Gare de Besançon Viotte.

Where is the departure train station in Marseille located? Where is the arrival train station in Besançon located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Marseille-St-Charles and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Besançon most often arrive at Gare de Besançon Viotte and need to travel around 0.5 miles (762 m) from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers can take me to Besançon from Marseille?

If you're looking for trains from Marseille to Besançon, you can rely on SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI to get you to Besançon. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Marseille to Besançon journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains per day are there from Marseille to Besançon?

The average number of trains departing Marseille for Besançon is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When can I take the first train from Marseille to Besançon? When can I take the last train for the day?

You can take the first train from Marseille to Besançon at 4: 36 AM. The last train from Marseille to Besançon that you can take departs at 3: 10 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Marseille to Besançon schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Marseille to Besançon to get the best deals?

You can find trains to Besançon from Marseille to cost on average $86 (€76) 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 Marseille to Besançon train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Marseille
Besançon
Marseille-St-Charles is the most popular Marseille 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 Marseille for your trip to Besançon.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
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Public transit options for Marseille-St-Charles
Bus lines: 521, 52, 56, 82S, 533, 582, 33, 34, 49, 50, 51
Metro lines: M1, M2
Train lines: TGV, iDTGV, OUIGO, TGV Lyria, Eurostar, Thalys