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Milan to Besançon by train

  • First train
    07:20
  • Last train
    23:13
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 22m
  • Distance
    323 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    9
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 5m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Milan to Besançon by train

Fast trains from Milan to Besançon take around 6 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 323 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Milan and Besançon.

1. Are there direct trains from Milan to Besançon?

Journeys between Milan and Besançon usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Milan to Besançon 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 10 departures.

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

The Milan to Besançon train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Besançon is usually scheduled to depart Milan around 07:20 and the last train is around 23:13. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Milan to Besançon train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 and a half 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 Milan to Besançon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Milan and Besançon?

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

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • Intercités
  • Lyria
  • Regionale Veloce
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Thello
  • Train Express Regional

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

Besançon to Milan by train

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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.