Trains from Zurich to Besançon

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Trains from Zurich 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 Zurich to Besançon.
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Am I allowed to travel by train from Zurich, Switzerland to Besançon, France?

Travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Besançon, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Besançon from Zurich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Zurich?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Besançon, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 11/28/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Zurich to Besançon closer to your date of departure here

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Besançon, France?

Return travel from France to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Besançon?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Besançon?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 11/29/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Besançon.

How much are cheap trains between Zurich and Besançon?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Zurich to Besançon to cost as little as $44 (€36)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train between Zurich and Besançon?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $78 (€65)  for a train ticket from Zurich to Besançon.
How far is it from Zurich to Besançon by train?
You should expect to travel around 118 miles (191 km)  between Zurich and Besançon by train.
What is the Zurich to Besançon train travel time?
The Zurich to Besançon train duration is on average 3 h 45 min, which is to be expected when traveling 118 miles (191 km) from Zurich to Besançon. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Zurich and arrival train station in Besançon?

When taking the train between Zurich and Besançon, you can choose to depart from train stations like Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. Your trip 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 Zürich HB   and arrive in Gare de Besançon Viotte.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Zürich HB and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 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 0.2 miles (314 m) from this train station to the city center.

How many train services are there from Zurich to Besançon a day?
The average number of trains departing Zurich for Besançon is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Zurich to Besançon? When does the last train depart from Zurich to Besançon?
The earliest train for this route departs from Zurich at 6: 34 AM. The last train leaves from Zurich at 2: 34 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Zurich to Besançon and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
When should I purchase the Zurich to Besançon train for the best deals on tickets?
If you buy the Zurich to Besançon train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $78 (€65). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Zurich to Besançon. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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