Paris to Besançon by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Paris to Besançon by train
Fast trains from Paris to Besançon take around 2 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 320 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paris and Besançon.
1. Are there direct trains from Paris to Besançon?
Direct trains from Paris to Besançon have been found.
We usually find around 14 direct trains on the route from Paris to Besançon every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 10 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Paris to Besançon?
The Paris to Besançon train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Paris to Besançon train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Besançon is usually scheduled to depart Paris around 06:43 and the last train is around 21:23.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Paris around 08:53, and the last at 20:53.
What's the Paris to Besançon train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Paris to Besançon are $21.27.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $57 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $92. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Paris to Besançon train tickets?
Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Paris to Besançon by train.
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Which train companies operate between Paris and Besançon?
More than one train company operates on the route from Paris to Besançon, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Besançon to Paris by train