Trains to Lyon
Tue 24 Jan
4h 55m•2 changes
4h 10m•1 change
4h 05m•1 change
3h 41m•1 change
4h 10m•1 change
What is the minimum price of a ticket from Basel to Lyon?
The minimum price of a train ticket from Basel to Lyon is €25**. To buy train tickets from Basel to Lyon for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets between 3 to 6 months in advance. Booking early allows you to take advantage of the cheapest fares and best tickets.
How long does it take to travel from Basel to Lyon by train?
The average journey time between Basel and Lyon is 5 hours and 16 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 22 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 13 trains per day travelling from Basel 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 Basel to Lyon?
The first train from Basel to Lyon departs at 00:02. The last train from Basel to Lyon departs at 23:38. 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 Basel and Lyon?
Yes, it is possible to travel from Basel to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Basel 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 Basel to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/01/2017. 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 06/08/2016 for travel on 19/10/2016 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.