Trains from
Lyon to Rotterdam Centraal

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Lyon to Rotterdam Centraal route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time6h 58m
Fare range€83-€217

First & last trains

First train departs at05:50
Last train departs at21:04

Fastest journey

Fastest route5h 02m
Changes1 change

Stations

Origin StationLyon
Destination StationRotterdam Centraal

Train times for Tue 18 Jul

11:04
17:02
Lyon
Rotterdam Centraal
5h 58m1 change
11:34
17:02
Lyon
Rotterdam Centraal
5h 28m2 changes
11:34
18:02
Lyon
Rotterdam Centraal
6h 28m1 change
14:00
19:02
Lyon
Rotterdam Centraal
5h 02m1 change
14:04
20:02
Lyon
Rotterdam Centraal
5h 58m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Lyon to Rotterdam Centraal start at €124.97 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€124.97
14 days
in advance
€149.23
Avg. single price
On the day
€161.13
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lyon to Rotterdam Centraal is €83. To buy train tickets from Lyon to Rotterdam Centraal 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 Rotterdam Centraal by train?

The average journey time between Lyon and Rotterdam Centraal is 6 hours and 58 minutes and the fastest journey time is 5 hours and 2 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 16 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Rotterdam Centraal. 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 Rotterdam Centraal?

The first train from Lyon to Rotterdam Centraal departs at 05:50. The last train from Lyon to Rotterdam Centraal departs at 21:04. 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 Rotterdam Centraal?

No, it is not possible to travel from Lyon to Rotterdam Centraal without having to change trains. To travel from Lyon to Rotterdam Centraal 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 Rotterdam Centraal 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 Rotterdam Centraal for a typical week day using timetable data for 18/07/2017. 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 01/05/2017 for travel on 12/07/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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