How to get from Besançon to Lyon by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Besançon to Lyon is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||117 miles (189 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$22 - $43|
|Fastest mode||Train • $43 (€38) • 2 h 37 min|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus or SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Travel 117 miles (189 km) by bus or train to Lyon from Besançon. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Besançon to Lyon.
You can travel by bus for as low as $13 (€12). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French travel company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long travel journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
There are 2 travel options from Besançon to Lyon. You can take a bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel to Lyon from Besançon is a bus with an average price of $22 (€20).
This is compared to other travel options from Besançon to Lyon:
A bus is $21 (€19) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Besançon to Lyon costing on average $43 (€38).
Lyon is approximately 117 miles (189 km) away from Besançon.
The average frequency per day from Besançon to Lyon is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Besançon and Lyon as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Besançon to Lyon:
The following travel companies offer services from Besançon to Lyon:
Yes, there are direct services available from Besançon to Lyon with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lyon as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Lyon from Besançon.