Trains from
Lyon to Carcassonne

Lyon to Carcassonne route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 14m
Trains per day2
Fare range€16-€210
Distance345km
Train operatorsALSA, flixbus, idbus,
First & last trains
First train departs at07:06
Last train departs at14:35
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 19m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationLyon
Destination StationCarcassonne

Train times for Sat 25 Nov

07:06
10:26
Lyon
Carcassonne
3h 20mDirect
09:36
12:55
Lyon
Carcassonne
3h 19mDirect
12:08
16:33
Lyon
Carcassonne
4h 25m2 changes
13:35
17:28
Lyon
Carcassonne
3h 53m1 change
14:23
18:33
Lyon
Carcassonne
4h 10m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Lyon to Carcassonne start at €54.76 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€54.76
14 days
in advance
€59.78
Avg. single price
On the day
€76.35
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lyon to Carcassonne is €16. To buy train tickets from Lyon to Carcassonne 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 Carcassonne by train?

The average journey time between Lyon and Carcassonne is 4 hours and 14 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 19 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 7 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Carcassonne. 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 Carcassonne?

The first train from Lyon to Carcassonne departs at 07:06. The last train from Lyon to Carcassonne departs at 14:35. 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 Carcassonne?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Lyon to Carcassonne without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from Lyon to Carcassonne. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Lyon?

By train, of course. See trains from Carcassonne 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 Carcassonne for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/11/2017. 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 26/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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