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Duration 33h 39m
Distance 1371 km
Average price 248€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Kraków and Besançon takes 33h 39m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Kraków 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.


  1. Krakow Glowny
  2. Zabrze
  3. Berlin Hbf
  4. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  5. Besançon
18h 33m
194€ - 301€

Kraków to Besançon train times

Trains run six times a week between Kraków and Besançon. The service departs Kraków at 08:43 in the morning, which arrives into Besançon at 18:22. All services require a transfer, and take on average 33h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Kraków to Besançon. However, there are services departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Besancon Viotte via Zabrze, Berlin Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 33m.

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The distance between Kraków and Besançon is 1067 km. The road distance is 1371 km.

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Kraków to Besançon train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Krakow Glowny station.

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Kraków to Besançon train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv station.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Besançon. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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