Florence to Lyon route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time10h 17m
Fare range€27-€281
Distance553km
Train operatorsflixbus
First & last trains
First train departs at01:47
Last train departs at21:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route8h 17m
Changes2 changes
Stations
Origin StationFlorence
Destination StationLyon

Train times for Tue 28 Nov

06:53
08:40
Florence
Lyon
8h 17m3 changes
07:30
09:10
Florence
Lyon
11h 14m3 changes
10:00
11:40
Florence
Lyon
8h 52m3 changes
12:00
13:40
Florence
Lyon
8h 28m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Florence to Lyon start at €109.83 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€109.83
14 days
in advance
€113.48
Avg. single price
On the day
€146.78
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Florence to Lyon is €27. To buy train tickets from Florence 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 Florence to Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Florence and Lyon is 10 hours and 17 minutes and the fastest journey time is 8 hours and 17 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 9 trains per day travelling from Florence 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 Florence to Lyon?

The first train from Florence to Lyon departs at 01:47. The last train from Florence to Lyon departs at 21:00. 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 Florence and Lyon?

No, it is not possible to travel from Florence to Lyon without having to change trains. To travel from Florence to Lyon will require a minimum of 2 changes. 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 Florence?

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

  • *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 Florence to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 28/11/2017. 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 25/08/2017 for travel on 25/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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