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Besançon to Prague by train

  • First train
    09:08
  • Last train
    21:05
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    11hr 41m
  • Distance
    696 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    5
  • Avg. journey time
    27hr 22m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Besançon to Prague by train

Fast trains from Besançon to Prague take around 11 hours and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 696 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Besançon and Prague.

1. Are there direct trains from Besançon to Prague?

Journeys between Besançon and Prague usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 6 departures on the route from Besançon to Prague every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 3 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Besançon to Prague?

The Besançon to Prague train travel time is normally about 11 hours and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Besançon to Prague train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Prague is usually scheduled to depart Besançon around 09:08 and the last train is around 21:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Besançon around 10:33, and the last at 14:15.

When to book Besançon to Prague train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Besançon to Prague by train.

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Which train companies operate between Besançon and Prague?

More than one train company operates on the route from Besançon to Prague, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Alex
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Express-Zug
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Oberpfalzbahn
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • Regionalzug
  • S-Bahn
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Trilex-express
  • Waldbahn
  • agilis-Schnellzug

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.