Trains from
Paris to Lyon

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Trains to Lyon

Tue 4 Jul

10:41
12:34
Paris
Lyon
1h 53mDirect
10:58
12:56
Paris
Lyon
1h 58mDirect
11:41
13:34
Paris
Lyon
1h 53mDirect
11:53
13:56
Paris
Lyon
2h 03mDirect
12:59
14:56
Paris
Lyon
1h 57mDirect

Journey details

Train times

Avg. journey time1h 58m
First train dept05:49
Last train dept20:59

Train info

Fastest route1h 49m
ChangesDirect
Trains per day27
Fare range€10-€199**

Stations

Origin StationParis
Destination StationLyon
View return journey, Lyon to Paris

Everything you need to know about your train journey

Information included in this video is correct as of 10/12/16

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Paris to Lyon is €10. To buy train tickets from Paris to Lyon 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 Paris to Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Paris and Lyon is 1 hour and 58 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 49 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 27 trains per day travelling from Paris to Lyon. 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 Paris to Lyon?

The first train from Paris to Lyon departs at 05:49. The last train from Paris to Lyon departs at 20:59. 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 Paris and Lyon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Paris to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 27 direct trains from Paris to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

  • *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 Paris to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 04/07/2017. 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 23/06/2017 for travel on 20/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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