Edinburgh to Lyon train

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Lyon

distanceDistance784 miles
durationAverage train duration10 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£665 (€752)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast

Trains from Edinburgh to Lyon cover the 784 miles long route taking on average 10 h 22 min with our travel partners like East Coast. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £665, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £627. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

FAQs: Edinburgh to Lyon train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Lyon.
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Lyon can start from as little as £627 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Lyon is £665; 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 Edinburgh to Lyon is 10 h 22 min   to travel the 784 mile long route, with around there are 5 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Lyon leaves at 05: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Lyon leaves at 19: 36.
There are 5 trains a day from Edinburgh to Lyon which require at least one change with East Coast. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Edinburgh to Lyon train with East Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Edinburgh 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 19: 36.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your route from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Park and Edinburgh Gateway. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your trip in train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Gare de Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) 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.

It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Edinburgh to Lyon including taking a train, coach or flight.

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