Duration 5h 54m
Distance 531.8 km
Average price 140€
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Belgium and Besançon takes 5h 54m and the fastest train takes 4h 39m. There is a train service every few hours from Belgium to Besançon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Paris

  1. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
    Thalys
  2. Paris Gare De Lyon
    Tgv / ...
  3. Dijon Ville
    Ter / ...
  4. Besançon
6h 24m
134€ - 274€

Belgium to Besançon train times

Trains run every two hours between Brussels and Besançon. The earliest departure is at 09:05 in the morning, and the last departure from Brussels is at 20:59 which arrives into Besançon at 10:05. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Belgium to Besançon? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Belgium to Besançon. However, there are services departing from Bourse and arriving at Besancon Viotte via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Gare de l'Est, Paris Gare De Lyon and Dijon Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 24m.

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The distance between Belgium and Besançon is 390 km. The road distance is 531.8 km.

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Belgium to Besançon train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. station.

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Belgium to Besançon train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), arrive at Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv station.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Besançon. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Belgium and Besançon?

You can take a train from Brussels to Besançon via Gare Du Midi, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Paris Nord, Gare de l'Est, Gare d'Austerlitz, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Dijon Ville in around 6h 24m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 70€

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