There are 4 ways to get from Neuchâtel to Besançon by train, bus, 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, bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Neuchâtel to Pontarlier
  2. Take the bus from Pontarlier to Besançon A

$27 - $52

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Neuchâtel to Besançon 65.4 miles

$8

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from La Chaux-de-Fonds to Besançon-Viotte

$38 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Neuchâtel to Besançon 66 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Neuchâtel to Besançon is to rideshare which costs SFr 8 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Neuchâtel to Besançon is to drive which costs SFr 14 - SFr 21 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Neuchâtel and Besançon is 75 km. The road distance is 105.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Neuchâtel to Besançon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Neuchâtel to Besançon. However, there are services departing from Neuchâtel and arriving at Besançon-Viotte via La Chaux-de-Fonds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Neuchâtel to Besançon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Neuchâtel to Pontarlier
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from La Chaux-de-Fonds to Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Mobidoubs
Phone
03 81 25 83 83
Website
keolis-montsjura.com
Bus from Pontarlier to Besançon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Schedules at
www2.doubs.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Neuchâtel to Besançon
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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