Trains from
Chartres to Lyon

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Chartres to Lyon route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time4h 24m
Fare range€41-€164

First & last trains

First train departs at04:52
Last train departs at21:31

Fastest journey

Fastest route3h 34m
Changes1 change

Stations

Origin StationChartres
Destination StationLyon

Train times for Tue 25 Jul

07:52
11:56
Chartres
Lyon
4h 04m1 change
08:52
12:26
Chartres
Lyon
3h 34m1 change
09:34
13:34
Chartres
Lyon
4h 00m1 change
10:52
14:56
Chartres
Lyon
4h 04m1 change
11:35
15:56
Chartres
Lyon
4h 21m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Chartres to Lyon start at €59.69 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€59.69
14 days
in advance
€67.80
Avg. single price
On the day
€82.65
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Chartres to Lyon?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Chartres to Lyon is €41. To buy train tickets from Chartres to Lyon for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Chartres to Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Chartres and Lyon is 4 hours and 24 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 34 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 19 trains per day travelling from Chartres to Lyon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Chartres to Lyon?

The first train from Chartres to Lyon departs at 04:52. The last train from Chartres to Lyon departs at 21:31. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Chartres and Lyon?

No, it is not possible to travel from Chartres to Lyon without having to change trains. To travel from Chartres to Lyon will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Chartres?

By train, of course. See trains from Lyon to Chartres.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Chartres to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/07/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 16/06/2017 for travel on 10/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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