There are 11 ways to get from Biel/Bienne to Loches by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  10h 23m

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB 51
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Gare de Paris-Austerlitz to Gare de Blois-Chambord
  4. Take the train from Gare de Blois-Chambord to Gare de Tours Ter
  5. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

151€ - 236€

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Bus  •  18h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Paris, Massy
  2. Take the bus from Paris South - Massy-Palaiseau to Tours
  3. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

51€ - 71€

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Train via Paris  •  10h 29m

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB 51
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Tours Ter
  4. Take the train from Tours to Loches Ter

150€ - 232€

Train  •  11h 36m

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Lausanne 5
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville Tgv
  3. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Nevers Ter
  4. Take the train from Gare de Nevers to Gare de Bléré-la-Croix

134€ - 219€

Train #2  •  12h 25m

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to La Chaux-de-Fonds
  2. Take the train from Gare de La Chaux-de-Fonds to Gare de Besançon-Viotte Ter
  3. Take the train from Besancon Viotte to Dijon Ville Ter / ...
  4. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Nevers Ter
  5. Take the train from Gare de Nevers to Gare de Bléré-la-Croix

107€ - 200€

Drive  •  7h 3m

  1. Drive from Biel/Bienne to Loches 702 km

85€ - 130€

Train to Mulhouse, fly to Paris Orly, train, bus  •  8h 8m

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Mulhouse (MLH) to Paris Orly (ORY) MLH - ORY
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to St Pierre Des Corps
  4. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

139€ - 422€

Train to Basel, fly to Nantes, drive  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Nantes (NTE) BSL - NTE
  3. Drive from Nantes to Loches

119€ - 356€

Train, train to Lyon, fly to Poitiers, drive  •  8h 8m

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Genève
  2. Take the train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
  3. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Poitiers (PIS) LYS - PIS
  4. Drive from Poitiers to Loches

182€ - 609€

Train to Basel, fly to Paris CDG, train, bus  •  9h 28m

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Paris CDG (CDG) BSL - CDG
  3. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps
  4. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

123€ - 401€

Train to Geneva, fly to Paris Orly, train, bus  •  9h 24m

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris Orly (ORY) GVA - ORY
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to St Pierre Des Corps
  4. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

146€ - 341€

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The cheapest way to get from Biel/Bienne to Loches is to bus which costs SFr 55 - SFr 80 and takes 18h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Biel/Bienne to Loches is to drive which costs SFr 90 - SFr 140 and takes 7h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Biel/Bienne to Loches. However, there are services departing from Biel/Bienne, Zentralplatz and arriving at Gare de Loches via Lyss, Bahnhof, Bern, Paris South - Massy-Palaiseau, Peupliers and Gare de Tours. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Biel/Bienne to Loches. However, there are services departing from Biel/Bienne and arriving at Loches via Basel Sbb, Paris Austerlitz and Tours. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 29m.

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The distance between Biel/Bienne and Loches is 473 km. The road distance is 702 km.

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The best way to get from Biel/Bienne to Loches without a car is to train and bus which takes 10h 23m and costs SFr 160 - SFr 260.

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It takes approximately 10h 23m to get from Biel/Bienne to Loches, including transfers.

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Biel/Bienne to Loches bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bern station.

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Biel/Bienne to Loches train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Biel/Bienne station.

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The best way to get from Biel/Bienne to Loches is to train via Paris which takes 10h 29m and costs SFr 160 - SFr 260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 55 - SFr 80 and takes 18h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Biel/Bienne to Loches.
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  • Distance: 472.6 km
  • Duration: 10h 23m

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

You can take a train from Biel/Bienne to Loches via Basel SBB, Basel Sbb, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Austerlitz, and Tours in around 10h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Biel/Bienne to Loches via Lyss, Bahnhof, Bern, Neufeld P+R, Bern, Paris South - Massy-Palaiseau, Tours, Peupliers, and Gare de Tours in around 18h 20m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 490€
Flights from Basel to Nantes via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 490€
Flights from Geneva to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Mulhouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 400€
Flights from Basel to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 430€
Flights from Geneva to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 320€
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Lyon to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
490€ - 850€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 750€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Biel/Bienne to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Biel/Bienne to La Chaux-de-Fonds
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from La Chaux-De-Fonds to Besancon Viotte
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Biel/Bienne to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Biel/Bienne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Basel Sbb to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
80€ - 100€
1st Class
90€ - 110€
Train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Besancon Viotte to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 36€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 65€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 65€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Paris-Austerlitz to Gare de Blois-Chambord
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
27€ - 31€
1st Class
43€ - 46€
Train from Gare de Blois-Chambord to Gare de Tours
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 18€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
10€ - 12€
1st Class
14€ - 18€
Train from Paris Austerlitz to Tours
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
35€ - 40€
1st Class
55€ - 60€
Train from Tours to Loches
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
9€ - 16€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 11€
1st Class
12€ - 16€
Train from Dijon Ville to Nevers
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
32€ - 37€
1st Class
50€ - 55€
Train from Gare de Nevers to Gare de Bléré-la-Croix
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
28€ - 33€
1st Class
45€ - 49€
Train from Gare de La Chaux-de-Fonds to Gare de Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 24€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 17€
1st Class
22€ - 24€
Train from Besancon Viotte to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 25€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
15€ - 18€
1st Class
23€ - 25€
Train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
25€ - 29€
1st Class
39€ - 42€
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
65€ - 75€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bern to Paris, Massy
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Paris South - Massy-Palaiseau to Tours
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Blablabus

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The quickest flight from Mulhouse Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Biel/Bienne to Loches bus services, operated by SNCF Bus, arrive at Gare de Loches station.

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Biel/Bienne to Loches train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Loches station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Biel/Bienne to Loches is 702 km. It takes approximately 7h 3m to drive from Biel/Bienne to Loches.

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Air France offers flights from Mulhouse Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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There are 280+ hotels available in Loches. Prices start at 60€ per night.

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