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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Mouchard Tgv
  2. Take the train from Mouchard to Besançon-Viotte

$33 - $40

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lausanne to Besançon 79.2 miles

$10

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Besançon 80.2 miles

$17 - $25

What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Besançon, France?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Besançon via Mouchard in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lausanne to Mouchard
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $51
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Mouchard to Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$7 - $12
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lausanne to Besançon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lausanne and Besançon is 94 km. The road distance is 128 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Besançon is to rideshare which costs SFr 10 and takes 2 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Besançon is to drive which takes 1 h 41 min and costs SFr 17 - SFr 25.

No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Besançon. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Besançon-Viotte via Mouchard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Lausanne to Besançon, including transfers.