Duration 26h 28m
Distance 1157.5 km
Average price 180€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Zagreb and Besançon takes 26h 28m and the fastest train takes 26h 9m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Zagreb 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. Zagreb Glavni Kol.
  2. Villach Hbf
  3. Stuttgart Hbf
  4. Strasbourg
  5. Besançon
17h 40m
100€ - 223€

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No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Besançon. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kol. and arriving at Besancon Viotte via Villach Hbf, Stuttgart Hbf, Strasbourg and Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 40m.

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The distance between Zagreb and Besançon is 778 km. The road distance is 1157.5 km.

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Zagreb to Besançon train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zagreb Glavni Kol. station.

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

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There are 139+ hotels available in Besançon. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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