Trains from
Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV

Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 46m
Trains per day5
Fare range€15-€68
Distance191km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:16
Last train departs at19:16
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 03m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationLyon
Destination StationBesançon-Franche-Comté TGV

Train times for Tue 21 Nov

12:04
14:12
Lyon
Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV
2h 08mDirect
14:16
16:22
Lyon
Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV
2h 49m1 change
14:33
16:54
Lyon
Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV
3h 15m1 change
16:08
18:26
Lyon
Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV
2h 18mDirect
16:16
18:22
Lyon
Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV
2h 49m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV start at €37.46 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

14 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€37.46
1 day
in advance
€43.51
Avg. single price
On the day
€43.80
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV is €15. To buy train tickets from Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV 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-Franche-Comté TGV by train?

The average journey time between Lyon and Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV is 2 hours and 46 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 3 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 13 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV. 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-Franche-Comté TGV?

The first train from Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV departs at 06:16. The last train from Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV 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-Franche-Comté TGV?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV. 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-Franche-Comté TGV to Lyon.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lyon to Besançon-Franche-Comté TGV for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/11/2017. 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 19/08/2017 for travel on 20/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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