Duration 4h 1m
Distance 365.9 km
Average price 98€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Besançon and Heidelberg takes 4h 1m. There is at least one train per day from Besançon to Heidelberg. 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. Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Heidelberg Hbf
4h 45m
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74€ - 122€

Besançon to Heidelberg train times

Trains run once daily between Besançon and Heidelberg. The service departs Besançon at 11:40 in the morning, which arrives into Heidelberg at 15:41. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Besançon to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Besancon Viotte and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv and Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 45m.

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The distance between Besançon and Heidelberg is 311 km. The road distance is 365.9 km.

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

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Besançon to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Heidelberg Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Besançon and Heidelberg?

You can take a train from Besançon to Heidelberg via Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv and Karlsruhe Hbf in around 4h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Besançon to Heidelberg via Freiburg in around 6h 30m.
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Twice daily
Estimated price
9€ - 17€

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