|Distance||179 miles (289 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 39 min|
|Average train ticket price||£56 (€63)|
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER|
Trains from Basel to Lyon cover the 179 miles (289 km) long route taking on average 3 h 39 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £56, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £52. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
Travel by train between Basel, Switzerland and Lyon, France is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 06/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Basel to Lyon closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Lyon to Basel is: Partially open
Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 29/11/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Lyon to Basel train here.
Some of the Basel train stations to Lyon you can start your journey from include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Lyon include Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basel SBB and arriving in Lyon Part Dieu.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Basel SBB and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the train station to the city centre in Lyon.
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