Basel to Lyon train

Fri, 19 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from Basel to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Basel to Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

SNCF | TGV INOUI
06:213h35
Basel
09:56Lyon
£561One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
15:213h35
Basel
18:56Lyon
£611One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TER
16:124h30
Basel
20:42Lyon
£691One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TER
13:514h51
Basel
18:42Lyon
£701One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
18:343h30
Basel
22:04Lyon
£721One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBasel to Lyon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 April
SNCF | TER
13:514h51
Basel
18:42Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
18:343h30
Basel
22:04Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
15:213h35
Basel
18:56Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
06:213h35
Basel
09:56Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TER
16:124h30
Basel
20:42Lyon
0 changes

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Train times from Basel to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m

Average

4 h

Trains per day

5

Distance

289 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Basel for Lyon every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

SNCF | TGV INOUI
18:343h30
Basel
22:04Lyon
£721One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
15:213h35
Basel
18:56Lyon
£611One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
06:213h35
Basel
09:56Lyon
£561One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TER
16:124h30
Basel
20:42Lyon
£691One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TER
13:514h51
Basel
18:42Lyon
£701One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Basel to Lyon

distanceDistance179 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£62 (€69)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTGV INOUI, SNCF TER or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Trains from Basel to Lyon cover the 179 miles long route taking on average 3 h 30 min with our travel partners like TGV INOUI, SNCF TER or SNCF | TGV INOUI. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £62, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £43. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

FAQs: Basel to Lyon train

FAQs: Travel by train from Basel to Lyon easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Basel to Lyon.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Basel to Lyon can start from as little as £43 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Basel to Lyon is £62; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Basel to Lyon is 3 h 30 min   to travel the 179 mile long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Basel to Lyon leaves at 06: 21. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Basel to Lyon leaves at 18: 34.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Lyon. Take the fast train with TGV INOUI from Basel to Lyon.
Take the Basel to Lyon train with TGV INOUI, SNCF TER or SNCF | TGV INOUI. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Basel and Lyon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 34.

When departing from Basel, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your route in train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Gare de Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Lyon Part Dieu, located 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Basel to Lyon is September.
You have options as you can travel from Basel to Lyon 2 different ways: coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Basel and Lyon

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Lyon
Basel SBB is the most popular Basel railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Basel for your journey to Lyon.
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Basel Peter-Merian
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Basel Mülhauserstrasse
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Basel St. Jakob
Basel Barfüsserplatz
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Basel Grosspeterstrasse
Basel, Zoo
Basel, Bhfeingang Gundeldingen

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