There are 7 ways to get from Luxembourg to Besançon by train, bus, car or plane

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 TGV  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville Ter
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Besançon-Viotte Tgv

$79 - $103

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Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Strasbourg N506
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Besançon N720 / ...

$27 - $45

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Bus, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Dijon Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Besançon-Viotte Tgv

$31 - $45

Train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Nancy, Ville Ter
  2. Take the train from Nancy Ville to Epinal Tgv
  3. Take the train from Epinal to Belfort Ville
  4. Take the train from Belfort Ville to Besançon-Viotte

$60 - $86

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Besançon 201.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Zurich (ZRH) LUX - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
  3. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Besançon-Viotte

$150 - $388

Fly to Basel, train  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Basel (BSL) LUX - BSL
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Besançon-Viotte

$111 - $369

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Besançon is to bus and train which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Besançon is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Besançon is 263 km. The road distance is 322.2 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Luxembourg to Besançon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg to Besançon. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and arriving at Besançon via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Besançon. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and arriving at Besançon-Viotte via Metz Ville and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 13 min.

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Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Zurich Airport.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Besançon.
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  • Distance: 164.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 13 min

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Besançon, France?

You can take a train from Luxembourg to Besançon via Metz-Ville, Metz Ville, and Strasbourg in around 6 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Luxembourg to Besançon via Strasbourg in around 8 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Train operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Nancy, Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Metz Ville to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
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
$25 - $40
Train from Nancy Ville to Epinal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Epinal to Belfort Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Belfort Ville to Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 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 Strasbourg to Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Dijon Ville to Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$40 - $42
Train from Nancy Ville to Epinal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $24
1st Class
$35 - $37
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Standard
$50 - $70
First
$85 - $110
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $36
1st Class
$50 - $60
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Standard
$50 - $70
First
$85 - $110
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Luxembourg to Dijon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Strasbourg to Besançon
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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