|Avg. journey time||5h 04m|
|Train operators||ALSA, eurolines_france, flixbus, idbus, isilines|
|First & last trains|
|First train departs at||05:19|
|Last train departs at||17:34|
|Fastest route||4h 22m|
Train times for Tue 23 Jan
When is the best time to buy tickets?
Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Zürich HB to Lyon start at €95.76 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*
What is the minimum price of a ticket from Zürich HB to Lyon?
The minimum price of a train ticket from Zürich HB to Lyon is €44.5. To buy train tickets from Zürich HB 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 Zürich HB to Lyon by train?
The average journey time between Zürich HB and Lyon is 5 hours and 4 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 22 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 18 trains per day travelling from Zürich HB 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 Zürich HB to Lyon?
The first train from Zürich HB to Lyon departs at 05:19. The last train from Zürich HB to Lyon departs at 17:34. 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 Zürich HB and Lyon?
No, it is not possible to travel from Zürich HB to Lyon without having to change trains. To travel from Zürich HB to Lyon 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 Zürich HB?
By train, of course. See trains from Lyon to Zürich HB.
- *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 Zürich HB to Lyon 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 20/10/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.