Besançon to Barcelona by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 32m
  • Distance
    726 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    13hr 12m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Besançon to Barcelona by train

Fast trains from Besançon to Barcelona take around 7 hours and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 726 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Besançon and Barcelona.

1. Are there direct trains from Besançon to Barcelona?

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

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Besançon to Barcelona every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Besançon to Barcelona train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Barcelona is usually scheduled to depart Besançon around 06:37 and the last train is around 23:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Besançon around 06:38, and the last at 23:26.

When to book Besançon to Barcelona train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Barcelona by train.

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Which train companies operate between Besançon and Barcelona?

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

  • FS100
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • Lyria
  • Navette
  • Renfe-SNCF
  • 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.