Lyon to Rome route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time11h 19m
Fare range€27-€392
Distance749km
Train operatorsflixbus
First & last trains
First train departs at08:31
Last train departs at19:16
Fastest journey
Fastest route8h 58m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationLyon
Destination StationRome

Train times for Thu 23 Nov

11:38
20:43
Lyon
Rome
9h 05m1 change
16:37
05:43
Lyon
Rome
13h 06m2 changes
19:16
09:28
Lyon
Rome
14h 12m2 changes
08:31
17:29
Lyon
Rome
8h 58m2 changes
08:34
19:48
Lyon
Rome
11h 14m3 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Lyon to Rome start at €127.83 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€127.83
14 days
in advance
€159.02
Avg. single price
On the day
€179.27
Avg. single price

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

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

The average journey time between Lyon and Rome is 11 hours and 19 minutes and the fastest journey time is 8 hours and 58 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 5 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Rome. 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 Rome?

The first train from Lyon to Rome departs at 08:31. The last train from Lyon to Rome departs at 19:16. 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 Rome?

No, it is not possible to travel from Lyon to Rome without having to change trains. To travel from Lyon to Rome 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 Rome 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 Rome for a typical week day using timetable data for 23/11/2017. 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 24/08/2017 for travel on 25/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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