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Duration 5h 53m
Distance 278.3 km
Average price 150€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Zug and Besançon takes 5h 53m and the fastest train takes 3h 23m. The train service runs several times per day from Zug 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.

Line 5 train, train

  1. Zug
  2. Zuerich Hb
  3. Mulhouse Ville
  4. Besançon
5h 48m
59€ - 165€

Zug to Besançon train times

Trains run five times a day between Zug and Besançon. The service departs Zug at 16:57 in the afternoon, which arrives into Besançon at 09:07. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Zug to Besançon. However, there are services departing from Zug and arriving at Besancon Viotte via Zuerich Hb, Mulhouse Ville and Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 48m.

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The distance between Zug and Besançon is 189 km. The road distance is 278.3 km.

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Zug to Besançon train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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Zug to Besançon train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Besancon Viotte station.

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