|Distance||405 miles (654 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 26 min|
|Average train ticket price||£124 (€141)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV or Thalys|
Trains from Lyon to Essen cover the 405 miles (654 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 26 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, TGV or Thalys. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £82, but the average price of train tickets is £124. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Essen Hbf.
Thalys trains will get you from Lyon to Essen from £82. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Find cheap tickets for Thalys trains from Lyon to Essen on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Lyon to Essen train timetable from Thalys, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 405 miles (654 km) route between Lyon and Essen, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Lyon to Essen in the Omio app, you can check to see if the Thalys trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the Thalys train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Essen from Lyon and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train from Lyon to Essen with Thalys!
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Thalys when booking your train tickets from Lyon to Essen due to the coronavirus:
Travel between Lyon, France and Essen, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 21/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Lyon to Essen before travelling.
The restriction level for your return train to Lyon, France from Essen is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 21/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lyon from Essen closer to your date of departure here.
When taking a train from Lyon, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière. When you arrive in Essen, your train can arrive in train stations including Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Lyon Part Dieu to Essen Hbf.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Essen most often arrive at Essen Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.
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