Duration 4h 15m
Distance 265.8 km
Average price 55€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Besançon and Chambéry takes 4h 15m and the fastest train takes 3h 41m. There is at least one train per day from Besançon to Chambéry. 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. Gare de Besançon-Viotte
  2. Gare de Ambérieu-en-Bugey
  3. Chambéry
3h 46m
43€ - 72€

Besançon to Chambéry train times

Trains run once daily between Besançon and Chambéry. The service departs Besançon at 06:51 in the morning, which arrives into Chambéry at 11:32. All services require a transfer at Gare de Ambérieu-en-Bugey and take an average of 4h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Besançon to Chambéry. However, there are services departing from Gare de Besançon-Viotte and arriving at Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux via Gare de Ambérieu-en-Bugey. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 46m.

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The distance between Besançon and Chambéry is 187 km. The road distance is 265.8 km.

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Besançon to Chambéry train services, operated by TER BreizhGo, depart from Gare de Besançon-Viotte station.

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Besançon to Chambéry train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Chambery Challes Les Eaux station.

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You can take a train from Besançon to Chambéry via Gare de Ambérieu-en-Bugey in around 3h 46m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Twice daily
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
6 times a week
Estimated price
28€ - 50€

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