Trains from
Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu

Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time7h 11m
Fare range€78-€263
Distance597km
First & last trains
First train departs at06:44
Last train departs at23:53
Fastest journey
Fastest route6h 12m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationCologne
Destination StationLyon Part-Dieu

Train times for Tue 31 Oct

09:47
10:44
Cologne
Lyon Part-Dieu
8h 09m5 changes
09:55
11:23
Cologne
Lyon Part-Dieu
8h 49m3 changes
12:42
16:05
Cologne
Lyon Part-Dieu
6h 14m4 changes
12:55
14:56
Cologne
Lyon Part-Dieu
7h 01m1 change
13:47
14:44
Cologne
Lyon Part-Dieu
7h 39m7 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu start at €145.38 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€145.38
1 day
in advance
€156.87
Avg. single price
On the day
€183.76
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu is €78. To buy train tickets from Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu 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 Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu by train?

The average journey time between Cologne and Lyon Part-Dieu is 7 hours and 11 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 12 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 16 trains per day travelling from Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu. 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 Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu?

The first train from Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu departs at 06:44. The last train from Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu departs at 23:53. 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 Cologne and Lyon Part-Dieu?

No, it is not possible to travel from Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu without having to change trains. To travel from Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu 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 Cologne?

By train, of course. See trains from Lyon Part-Dieu to Cologne.

  • *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 Cologne to Lyon Part-Dieu for a typical week day using timetable data for 31/10/2017. 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 22/06/2017 for travel on 02/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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