Trains from
Cholet to Lyon

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Cholet to Lyon route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time6h 15m
Fare range€47-€215

First & last trains

First train departs at06:12
Last train departs at19:21

Fastest journey

Fastest route4h 41m
Changes1 change


Origin StationCholet
Destination StationLyon

Train times for Tue 1 Aug

5h 39m3 changes
5h 47m2 changes
4h 41m1 change
5h 45m2 changes
4h 55m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Cholet to Lyon start at €74.08 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Cholet to Lyon is €46.5. To buy train tickets from Cholet 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 Cholet to Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Cholet and Lyon is 6 hours and 15 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 41 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 9 trains per day travelling from Cholet 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 Cholet to Lyon?

The first train from Cholet to Lyon departs at 06:12. The last train from Cholet to Lyon departs at 19:21. 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 Cholet and Lyon?

No, it is not possible to travel from Cholet to Lyon without having to change trains. To travel from Cholet 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 Cholet?

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

  • *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 Cholet to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/08/2017. 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 01/07/2017 for travel on 24/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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