There are 2 ways to get from Besançon to Biel/Bienne by train or car

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Train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Besançon-Viotte to La Chaux-de-Fonds
  2. Take the train from La Chaux-de-Fonds to Biel/Bienne 124-Y

$42 - $73

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Besançon to Biel/Bienne 85.8 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Besançon to Biel/Bienne is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Besançon to Biel/Bienne is to drive which takes 1 h 54 min and costs 16€ - 24€.

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The distance between Besançon and Biel/Bienne is 94 km. The road distance is 137 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Besançon to Biel/Bienne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Besançon to Biel/Bienne. However, there are services departing from Besançon-Viotte and arriving at Biel/Bienne via La Chaux-de-Fonds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Besançon, France and Biel/Bienne, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Besançon to Biel/Bienne via La Chaux-de-Fonds in around 3 h 27 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Besançon-Viotte to La Chaux-de-Fonds
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from La Chaux-de-Fonds to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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