Trains from
Frankfurt (Main) to Lyon

Frankfurt (Main) to Lyon route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time7h 33m
Trains per day1
Fare range€29-€326
Train operatorsflixbus,
First & last trains
First train departs at04:02
Last train departs at18:05
Fastest journey
Fastest route5h 51m
Origin StationFrankfurt (Main)
Destination StationLyon

Train times for Tue 28 Nov

Frankfurt (Main)
6h 51m5 changes
Frankfurt (Main)
7h 54m2 changes
Frankfurt (Main)
7h 27m5 changes

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Frankfurt (Main) to Lyon?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Frankfurt (Main) to Lyon is €29. To buy train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) 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 Frankfurt (Main) to Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Frankfurt (Main) and Lyon is 7 hours and 33 minutes and the fastest journey time is 5 hours and 51 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 20 trains per day travelling from Frankfurt (Main) 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 Frankfurt (Main) to Lyon?

The first train from Frankfurt (Main) to Lyon departs at 04:02. The last train from Frankfurt (Main) to Lyon departs at 18:05. 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 Frankfurt (Main) and Lyon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Frankfurt (Main) to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Frankfurt (Main) to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Frankfurt (Main)?

By train, of course. See trains from Lyon to Frankfurt (Main).

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Frankfurt (Main) 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 26/08/2017 for travel on 05/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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