How to travel from Amsterdam to Besançon

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Travel Information between Amsterdam and Besançon

distanceDistance357 miles (575 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $101
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $2 (€2) • 9 h 52 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $101 (€96) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or easyJet

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 357 miles (575 km) to Besançon from Amsterdam. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or easyJet among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Amsterdam to Besançon.

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Travel Tips: Travel 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 Amsterdam to Besançon.

International travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Besançon, France is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter France if coming from Netherlands?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Besançon if traveling from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Besançon, France due to the pandemic?

All travelers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Amsterdam and Besançon.

The restriction level for your return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from France is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Amsterdam from Besançon restricted?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Amsterdam from Besançon?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 11/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Amsterdam from Besançon closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Amsterdam and Besançon. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Besançon is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Besançon:

A train is generally $50 (€47) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $52 (€49) from Amsterdam to Besançon.

A train is $99 (€94) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Amsterdam to Besançon costing on average $101 (€96).

The quickest way to travel between Amsterdam and Besançon is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 13 h   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 9 h 52 min.

Besançon is approximately 357 miles (575 km) away from Amsterdam.

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Besançon is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • 3 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Amsterdam to Besançon as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Amsterdam to Besançon:

  • Buses mostly depart from Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and arrive in Besancon, Gare de la Viotte.
  • Trains from Amsterdam to Besançon most often leave from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Gare de Besançon Viotte.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Amsterdam to Besançon, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Besançon by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Amsterdam to Besançon tickets on Omio for $52 (€49).
  • EasyJet can get you to Besançon by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from Amsterdam to Besançon for $101 (€96) on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Amsterdam to Besançon often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Lyon or Dijon. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amsterdam and Besançon itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Besançon and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Amsterdam to Besançon, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $52 (€49) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost $101 (€96) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $2 (€2) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Amsterdam to Besançon online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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