Route overview
Avg. journey time5h 05m
Fare range€40-€462
Distance617km
Train operatorseurolines_france, idbus, isilines
First & last trains
First train departs at06:25
Last train departs at17:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 23m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationLyon
Destination StationCalais

Train times for Tue 23 Jan

09:00
12:02
Lyon
Calais
4h 23m1 change
09:04
11:01
Lyon
Calais
6h 22m3 changes
09:25
11:19
Lyon
Calais
6h 01m5 changes
11:34
13:34
Lyon
Calais
5h 49m2 changes
14:00
17:02
Lyon
Calais
4h 24m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Lyon to Calais start at €66.75 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€66.75
14 days
in advance
€123.63
Avg. single price
On the day
€153.09
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lyon to Calais is €40. To buy train tickets from Lyon to Calais 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 Lyon to Calais by train?

The average journey time between Lyon and Calais is 5 hours and 5 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 23 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 11 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Calais. 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 Lyon to Calais?

The first train from Lyon to Calais departs at 06:25. The last train from Lyon to Calais departs at 17:00. 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 Lyon and Calais?

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

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

  • *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 Lyon to Calais for a typical week day using timetable data for 23/01/2018. 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 19/10/2017 for travel on 23/10/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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