Essen Hbf to Lyon

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€178.26
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Trains to Lyon

Tue 6 Jun

08:23
16:00
Essen Hbf
Lyon
7h 37m2 changes
08:44
17:56
Essen Hbf
Lyon
9h 12m5 changes
09:00
18:44
Essen Hbf
Lyon
9h 44m4 changes
11:24
18:56
Essen Hbf
Lyon
7h 32m2 changes
11:24
19:26
Essen Hbf
Lyon
8h 02m1 change

Train times

Avg. journey time9h 30m
First train dept02:25
Last train dept23:00

Train info

Fastest route7h 07m
Changes1 change
Fare range€120-€275**

Stations

Origin StationEssen Hbf
Destination StationLyon
Return Journey

More information**

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Essen Hbf (Main station) to Lyon is €119.9. To buy train tickets from Essen Hbf (Main station) 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 Essen Hbf to Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Essen Hbf (Main station) and Lyon is 9 hours and 30 minutes and the fastest journey time is 7 hours and 7 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 31 trains per day travelling from Essen Hbf (Main station) 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 Essen Hbf to Lyon?

The first train from Essen Hbf (Main station) to Lyon departs at 02:25. The last train from Essen Hbf (Main station) to Lyon departs at 23:00. 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 Essen Hbf and Lyon?

No, it is not possible to travel from Essen Hbf (Main station) to Lyon without having to change trains. To travel from Essen Hbf (Main station) 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.
  • *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 Essen Hbf to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 06/06/2017. 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 10/04/2017 for travel on 14/04/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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