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Bourg-en-Bresse to Besançon by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 35m
  • Distance
    136 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 46m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bourg-en-Bresse to Besançon by train

Fast trains from Bourg-en-Bresse to Besançon take around 1 hour and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 136 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bourg-en-Bresse and Besançon.

1. Are there direct trains from Bourg-en-Bresse to Besançon?

Direct trains from Bourg-en-Bresse to Besançon have been found.

We usually find around 12 direct trains on the route from Bourg-en-Bresse to Besançon every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Bourg-en-Bresse to Besançon?

The Bourg-en-Bresse to Besançon train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bourg-en-Bresse to Besançon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Besançon is usually scheduled to depart Bourg-en-Bresse around 07:17 and the last train is around 19:19. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bourg-en-Bresse around 08:16, and the last at 19:19.

When to book Bourg-en-Bresse to Besançon train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 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 Bourg-en-Bresse to Besançon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bourg-en-Bresse and Besançon?

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

  • TER
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional

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.