Duration 7h 12m
Distance 535 km
Average price 95€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Besançon and Arles takes 7h 12m and the fastest train takes 4h 40m. The train service runs several times per day from Besançon to Arles. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv
  2. Avignon Tgv
5h 49m
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91€ - 128€

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Want to know about travelling from Besançon to Arles? 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 Besançon to Arles. However, there are services departing from Besancon Viotte and arriving at Arles via Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv, Avignon Tgv and Avignon Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 49m.

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The distance between Besançon and Arles is 412 km. The road distance is 535 km.

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Besançon to Arles train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv station.

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Besançon to Arles train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Avignon Tgv station.

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What companies run services between Besançon and Arles?

inOui TGV operates a train from Besançon to Arles twice daily. Tickets cost 80€ - 95€ and the journey takes 3h 10m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Besançon to Arles once daily. Tickets cost 23€ - 40€ and the journey takes 6h 20m.
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