There are 3 ways to get from Dijon to Besançon by train, rideshare or car

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Besançon-Viotte Tgv

$19 - $28

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Rideshare  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Dijon to Besançon 60.5 miles

$7 - $9

1 alternative option

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Dijon to Besançon 59.9 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dijon Ville and arriving at Besançon-Viotte. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Dijon and Besançon is 76 km. The road distance is 95.9 km.

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The best way to get from Dijon to Besançon without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs .

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The train from Dijon Ville to Besançon-Viotte takes 56 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Dijon to Besançon train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Dijon Ville station.

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Dijon to Besançon train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Besançon-Viotte station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dijon to Besançon is 96 km. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Dijon to Besançon.

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There are 102+ hotels available in Besançon. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Dijon and Besançon. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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  • Distance: 47.4 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Dijon, France and Besançon, France?

SNCF operates a train from Dijon to Besançon hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 56 min. TGV also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Dijon Ville to Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Dijon Ville to Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dijon to Besançon
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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