Cheap train tickets from Lille to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 8 Dec

Cheapest

£56

Average

£95

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Lille to Lyon will cost around £ 95 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 56.

Cheapest
20:01Lille3h25 23:26Lyon Part Dieu
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£561One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:39Lille3h21 09:00Lyon Part Dieu
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£631One-way
18:42Lille Flandres3h55 22:37Lyon Part Dieu
1 changes
£751One-way
06:45Lille Flandres3h45 10:30Lyon Part Dieu
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£781One-way
07:03Lille3h27 10:30Lyon Part Dieu
1 changes
£881One-way

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Tue
7 Dec
£44SNCF | TGV
£31Flixbus
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Wed
8 Dec
£56SNCF | TGV
£17Flixbus
£160HOP!
Thu
9 Dec
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£14BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
10 Dec
£68SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£134HOP!
Sat
11 Dec
£52SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
12 Dec
£68SNCF | TGV
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
£130HOP!
Mon
13 Dec
£56SNCF | TGV
£14Flixbus
£160HOP!
Tue
14 Dec
£44SNCF | TGV
£11Flixbus
£176HOP!
Wed
15 Dec
£60SNCF | TGV
£11Flixbus
£172HOP!
Thu
16 Dec
£60SNCF | TGV INOUI
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£152HOP!
Fri
17 Dec
£71SNCF | TGV INOUI
£43BlaBlaCar Bus
£130HOP!
Sat
18 Dec
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£44BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
19 Dec
£74SNCF | TGV INOUI
£43Flixbus
£130HOP!
Mon
20 Dec
£63SNCF | TGV
£38BlaBlaCar Bus
£172HOP!
Tue
21 Dec
£71SNCF | TGV
£38BlaBlaCar Bus
£152HOP!
Wed
22 Dec
£78SNCF | TGV INOUI
£40Flixbus
£152HOP!
Thu
23 Dec
£103SNCF | TGV
£52Flixbus
£136HOP!
Fri
24 Dec
£62SNCF | TGV INOUI
£36BlaBlaCar Bus
£234HOP!
Sat
25 Dec
£80SNCF | TGV INOUI
£29Flixbus
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Sun
26 Dec
£68SNCF | TGV INOUI
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£241HOP!
Mon
27 Dec
£83SNCF | TGV
£43Flixbus
£176HOP!

Fastest train times from Lille to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 8 Dec

Fastest Journey

2 h 57 m

Average

3 h 30 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

559 km

Of the 15 trains that leave Lille for Lyon every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 559 km distance in an average of 3 h 30 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 57 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 14 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
17:03Lille2h57 20:00Lyon Part Dieu
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£961One-way
Fastest
11:03Lille2h57 14:00Lyon Part Dieu
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£1031One-way
Fastest
17:03Lille2h57 20:00Lyon Part Dieu
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£961One-way
2nd Fastest
09:02Lille2h58 12:00Lyon Part Dieu
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£1031One-way
18:26Lille3h17 21:43Lyon Part Dieu
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£961One-way

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Overview: Train from Lille to Lyon

distanceDistance347 miles (559 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price£57 (€64)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Trains from Lille to Lyon cover the 347 miles (559 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 21 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £44, but the average price of train tickets is £57. Travellers depart most frequently from Lille Flandres and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Travel Tips

Trains from Lille to Lyon
Travel by train 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 Lille to Lyon.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train from Lille to Lyon cost?
You can find a cheap train from Lille to Lyon for some dates and times for as low as £44  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Lille to Lyon?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Lille to Lyon train prices are on average £57  one way.
What is the distance by train from Lille to Lyon?
The train distance from Lille to Lyon is around 347 miles (559 km).
How long is the train journey between Lille and Lyon?
While the time it takes to travel 347 miles (559 km) to Lyon from Lille can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Lille to Lyon is on average 3 h 21 min.
When travelling by train from Lille to Lyon, which train station in Lille do I depart from and which train station in Lyon do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Lille to start your journey from including Lille Flandres, Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe and Gare de Lille Flandres. In Lyon you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Lille Flandres   and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Where is the Lille train station located? Where is the Lyon train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Lille Flandres, is located 0.6 miles (895 m) from the city centre of Lille.

The most popular arrival train station, Lyon Part Dieu, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre of Lyon.

Which train companies should I travel with from Lille to Lyon?
Take the Lille to Lyon train with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Lille to Lyon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Lille to Lyon direct train services?
Yes, there are 5 direct trains per day from Lille to Lyon. You can look to travel with SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
How many train services per day are there to Lyon from Lille?
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Lille to Lyon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Lille to Lyon? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train for this route departs from Lille at 04: 39. The last train leaves from Lille at 19: 12. Check Omio for the latest train times from Lille to Lyon and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Lille and Lyon for the best deals?
You can find a train to Lyon from Lille to cost on average £57 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Lille to Lyon train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lille
Lyon
Lille Flandres is the most popular Lille 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 Lille for your journey to Lyon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 07: 00 - 20: 00 | Sat: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sun: 09: 00 - 19: 30
Public transport options for Lille Flandres
Metro lines: 1, 2
Bus lines: CIT1, CIT2, 86, 88, 12, L91, L91 Express, 51, 10, 50, 14, 56
Tram lines: R, T
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER Hauts-de-France, INTERCITED
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe
Metro lines: 2
Tram lines: R, T
Bus lines: 12, 16, 18, 35, 36, 51, 86, 88, L5, L90, L91, Charleroi Airport shuttle
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, TER GV, Eurostar, Thalys