London to Lyon train

Wed, 22 May
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Cheap train tickets from London to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Eurostar
07:016h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
14:56Lyon Part Dieu
£3241One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Eurostar
06:017h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
14:56Lyon Part Dieu
£3241One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Eurostar
07:016h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
14:56Lyon Part Dieu
£3241One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Eurostar
07:015h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
13:56Lyon Part Dieu
£3241One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Eurostar
06:016h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
13:56Lyon Part Dieu
£3241One-way
1 change

Train timetableLondon to Lyon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 22 May
Eurostar
06:017h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
14:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
06:016h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
13:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
06:017h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
14:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
07:016h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
14:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
07:016h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
14:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
07:015h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
13:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
08:016h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
15:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
08:015h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
14:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
08:015h55
London St Pancras International (STP)
14:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
09:3110h11
London St Pancras International (STP)
20:42Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
09:316h25
London St Pancras International (STP)
16:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
09:315h25
London St Pancras International (STP)
15:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
10:3111h11
London St Pancras International (STP)
22:42Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
10:319h11
London St Pancras International (STP)
20:42Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
10:315h25
London St Pancras International (STP)
16:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
11:315h29
London St Pancras International (STP)
18:00Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
11:3110h11
London St Pancras International (STP)
22:42Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
11:3110h39
London St Pancras International (STP)
23:10Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
12:319h39
London St Pancras International (STP)
23:10Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
12:315h25
London St Pancras International (STP)
18:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
12:319h11
London St Pancras International (STP)
22:42Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
13:316h05
London St Pancras International (STP)
20:36Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
13:318h39
London St Pancras International (STP)
23:10Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
13:315h25
London St Pancras International (STP)
19:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
14:317h39
London St Pancras International (STP)
23:10Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
14:315h25
London St Pancras International (STP)
20:56Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
15:316h39
London St Pancras International (STP)
23:10Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
Eurostar
16:315h39
London St Pancras International (STP)
23:10Lyon Part Dieu
1 change

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Train times from London to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 25 m

Average

7 h 19 m

Trains per day

28

Distance

737 km

To travel from London to Lyon you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Eurostar
12:315h25
London St Pancras International (STP)
18:56Lyon Part Dieu
£3981One-way
1 change
Fastest
Eurostar
10:315h25
London St Pancras International (STP)
16:56Lyon Part Dieu
£4581One-way
1 change
Fastest
Eurostar
14:315h25
London St Pancras International (STP)
20:56Lyon Part Dieu
£3981One-way
1 change
Fastest
Eurostar
13:315h25
London St Pancras International (STP)
19:56Lyon Part Dieu
£3981One-way
1 change
Fastest
Eurostar
09:315h25
London St Pancras International (STP)
15:56Lyon Part Dieu
£3461One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from London to Lyon

distanceDistance457 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price£235 (€263)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEurostar, Eurostar, Fjord Line, TGV INOUI or SNCF TER

Trains from London to Lyon cover the 457 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 21 min with our travel partners like Eurostar, Eurostar, Fjord Line, TGV INOUI or SNCF TER. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £91, but the average price of train tickets is £235. Travellers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Train companies: Eurostar, TGV INOUI and SNCF TER trains London to Lyon

For as little as £156 you can travel by train to Lyon from London with Eurostar, TGV INOUI and SNCF TER. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

SNCF TER is a French train company that operates throughout the country. It offers a variety of train types, including Intercités, TER, TGV, and Ouigo. Intercités are long-distance trains that offer comfortable seating and a variety of onboard amenities. TER trains are regional trains that offer frequent service and are ideal for short trips. TGV trains are high-speed trains that offer the fastest way to travel between cities. Ouigo is a low-cost train service that offers affordable fares. SNCF TER offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for SNCF TER are Paris to Marseille, Paris to Lyon, and Paris to Bordeaux.

    Trains from London to Lyon: Journey Details

    There are between two and five trains from London to Lyon every day, with most departures in the morning. The journey takes around 5 hours and starts with a Eurostar train to Paris Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy or Paris Gare du Nord, and an onward journey on TGV DE-FR trains to Lyon.


    Eurostar trains from London to Lyon

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    The Eurostar is a high-speed railway company operating in Europe since 1994. It travels at 186mph under the English Channel to cities on the continent—whether you’re going to Brussels, Amsterdam or Rotterdam. The train is Europe’s solution to fly less; over 11 million Europeans chose to take the train to London from Paris instead of flying in 2019.

    The check-in time for Eurostar to Lyon train is around 30 minutes. This means you can arrive in plenty of time to pick up a coffee at the Gare du Nord station in Paris or St Pancras Station in London. Eurostar trains are kitted out with an onboard bistro, toilets, air conditioning and Wi-Fi to make the train journey from London to Lyon more comfortable.

    With three fare classes to choose from—Standard, Standard Premier and Business Premier—you can pick which is best for you; It’s easy to book cheap Eurostar return tickets in advance by travelling mid-week. You can choose to travel in comfort in Business Premier when taking the London to Lyon train, get served a hot meal and drinks throughout the crossing with newspapers and access to the Ashford Departure Lounge in London.


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    Eurostar Trains from London to Lyon

    The Eurostar is a high-speed train company connecting the UK to continental Europe and beyond.

    When planning trips to Eurostar destinations, consider checking back for offers on Eurostar tickets. Speak to the Customer Care team at the Omio help centre for cancellations or changes to your ticket from London to Lyon.

    Taking the Train from London

    Trains from London to Lyon depart from the Eurostar Terminal at London St Pancras Station. This is convenient for transport links by bus and Metro, operated by Transport for London, with the rest of the city and surrounding areas within easy reach. St Pancras is on the Northern Underground Line, as well as having car rental desks and a taxi rank at the Eurostar Terminal entrance. London has several night bus routes.

    Getting into Lyon by Train

    Lyon is an interesting city with several diverse neighbourhoods and plenty of gastronomic and cultural highlights. The city is reputed to be the birthplace of cinema. The old streets of Lyon contain the Fourviere Basilica and the St Jean Cathedral, with its beautiful astronomical clock. Trains from London to Lyon arrive at Lyon Part-Dieu Station, which is located in the heart of the business district. The centre of Lyon is easy to explore on foot, but there is an efficient transport system operated by TCL. Four Metro lines, 2 funiculars, 5 tram lines and over 100 bus routes serve the station, airport and the city. Noctambul buses operate on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights.

    FAQs: London to Lyon train

    FAQs: Travel by train from London 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 London to Lyon.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from London to Lyon can start from as little as £91 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to Lyon is £235; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the London to Lyon train time is 5 h 21 min   covering the 457 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from London to Lyon leaves at 08: 31. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from London to Lyon leaves at 15: 31.
    There are 8 trains a day from London to Lyon which require at least one change with Eurostar, Eurostar, Fjord Line, TGV INOUI or SNCF TER. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, you can take a high-speed train from London to Lyon with Eurostar or TGV INOUI. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Eurostar, Eurostar, Fjord Line, TGV INOUI or SNCF TER.
    The high-speed Eurostar train from London to Lyon takes around 5 h 21 min.
    When taking a train from London to Lyon, you can count on Eurostar, Eurostar, Fjord Line, TGV INOUI or SNCF TER for the best way to get you to Lyon. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between London and Lyon and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    When departing from London, you have various train station options to start your route from including London Waterloo, London Euston and London Paddington. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your journey in train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Gare de Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 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 to travel from London to Lyon by train is May.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between London and Lyon including taking a coach, train or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in London and Lyon

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    Lyon
    London Waterloo is the most popular London 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 London for your journey to Lyon.
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    Public transport options for London Waterloo
    Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
    Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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    +44 3457114141
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    Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
    Public transport options for London Euston
    Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
    Overground lines: Watford DC
    Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
    Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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    Public transport options for London Paddington
    Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
    Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
    Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
    Metro: Tube Lines.
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    Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
    Public transport options for London St Pancras International
    Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
    Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
    Bus lines: 326, 139
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    Public transport options for London Victoria
    Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
    Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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    +44 345 711 4141
    Public transport options for London Liverpool Street
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
    Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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    Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
    Public transport options for London Kings Cross
    Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
    Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
    Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
    Metro: N/A
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    Public transport options for London Bridge
    Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
    Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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    Public transport options for London Marylebone
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
    Metro: Bakerloo Line.
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    Public transport options for London Fenchurch Street
    Onward travel information: Rail replacement buses will stop outside HSBC on Fenchurch Street. Aldgate Bus Station. Details of the buses serving Fenchurch Street and Aldgate area, and the Bus Stops they are using is available here
    Metro: London Underground (Circle Line and District Line) at Tower Hill - 200m from the Tower Hill exit London Underground (Metropolitan Line, Circle Line) at Aldgate - 300m from Fenchurch Place exit. Docklands Light Railway at Tower Gateway - 300m from the Tower Hill exit.
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    Public transport options for London Charing Cross
    Metro: Bakerloo Line Northern Line.
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