Train times for Tue 12 Dec
What is the minimum price of a ticket from Lyon to Besançon?
The minimum price of a train ticket from Lyon to Besançon is €11.5. To buy train tickets from Lyon to Besançon for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.
How long does it take to travel from Lyon to Besançon by train?
The average journey time between Lyon and Besançon is 3 hours and 7 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 17 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 20 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Besançon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
What time is the first and last train of the day from Lyon to Besançon?
The first train from Lyon to Besançon departs at 06:16. The last train from Lyon to Besançon departs at 19:16. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
Are there direct train services between Lyon and Besançon?
Yes, it is possible to travel from Lyon to Besançon without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Lyon to Besançon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
How do I get back to Lyon?
By train, of course. See trains from Besançon to Lyon.
- **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lyon to Besançon for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/12/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 08/09/2017 for travel on 08/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.