There are 4 ways to get from Bern to Dijon by train, bus or car

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Train inOui TGV  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville Tgv

$82 - $124

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Bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Berne to Basel City Center Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Basel to Dijon

$33 - $41

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to La Chaux-de-Fonds
  2. Take the train from La Chaux-de-Fonds to Besançon-Viotte
  3. Take the train from Besançon-Viotte to Dijon Ville Tgv

$80 - $117

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Dijon 151.8 miles

$30 - $50

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No, there is no direct bus from Bern to Dijon. However, there are services departing from Berne and arriving at Dijon via Basel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to Dijon. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Dijon Ville via Basel SBB and Mulhouse Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Bern and Dijon is 188 km. The road distance is 242.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bern to Dijon without a car is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Bern to Dijon, including transfers.

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Bern to Dijon bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Berne station.

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Bern to Dijon train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Bern station.

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The best way to get from Bern to Dijon is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 15 min.

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Bern to Dijon bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Dijon station.

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Bern to Dijon train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Dijon Ville station.

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Map of how to get from Bern to Dijon.
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  • Distance: 117.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Dijon, France?

You can take a train from Bern to Dijon via Basel SBB and Mulhouse Ville in around 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bern to Dijon via Basel City Center and Basel in around 7 h 15 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from La Chaux-de-Fonds to Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Besançon-Viotte to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Bern to La Chaux-de-Fonds
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Besançon-Viotte to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Basel City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Dijon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Yes, the driving distance between Bern to Dijon is 243 km. It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to drive from Bern to Dijon.

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