Lyon to Essen train

Sun, 19 May
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Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Essen

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:047h59
Lyon Part Dieu
18:03Essen Hbf
£1171One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:048h16
Lyon Part Dieu
18:20Essen Süd station
£1201One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:048h18
Lyon Part Dieu
18:22Essen-Altenessen station
£1261One-way
2 changes
Eurostar
07:007h16
Lyon Part Dieu
14:16Essen Hbf
£1751One-way
1 change

Train timetableLyon to Essen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 19 May
Eurostar
07:007h16
Lyon Part Dieu
14:16Essen Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:048h18
Lyon Part Dieu
18:22Essen-Altenessen station
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:047h59
Lyon Part Dieu
18:03Essen Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:048h16
Lyon Part Dieu
18:20Essen Süd station
2 changes

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Train times from Lyon to Essen

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

7 h 16 m

Average

7 h 57 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

654 km

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

Fastest
Eurostar
07:007h16
Lyon Part Dieu
14:16Essen Hbf
£1751One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:047h59
Lyon Part Dieu
18:03Essen Hbf
£1171One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:048h16
Lyon Part Dieu
18:20Essen Süd station
£1201One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:048h18
Lyon Part Dieu
18:22Essen-Altenessen station
£1261One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Essen

distanceDistance405 miles
durationAverage train duration7 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price£102 (€114)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTGV, Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI

Trains from Lyon to Essen cover the 405 miles long route taking on average 7 h 59 min with our travel partners like TGV, Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £49, but the average price of train tickets is £102. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train companies: TGV, Deutsche Bahn and TGV INOUI trains Lyon to Essen

For as little as £241 you can travel by train from Lyon to Essen with TGV, Deutsche Bahn and TGV INOUI. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

TGV is a high-speed train company based in France with trains from Lyon to Essen. It operates a fleet of modern, high-speed trains that can reach speeds of up to 320 km/h. The TGV offers a variety of train types, including the TGV Duplex, TGV Lyria, TGV InOui, and TGV OuiGo. Each train type offers different amenities, such as Wi-Fi, power outlets, and comfortable seating. The TGV also offers a variety of ticket types, including Standard, Flexi, and Prem's. Onboard facilities include a bar, restaurant, and luggage storage. The most popular routes for TGV are Paris to Lyon, Paris to Marseille, and Paris to Lille.

FAQs: Lyon to Essen train

FAQs: Travel by train from Lyon to Essen 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 Lyon to Essen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Essen can start from as little as £49 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lyon to Essen is £102; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Essen from Lyon is on average 7 h 59 min   for the 405 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Lyon and Essen by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Lyon to Essen leaves at 07: 34. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Lyon to Essen leaves at 09: 04.
There are 2 trains a day from Lyon to Essen which require at least one change with TGV, Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Lyon to Essen with TGV or TGV INOUI. Overall you can travel with the following companies: TGV, Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI.
For the route from Lyon to Essen you can take a train with TGV, Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Lyon to Essen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu, which is located around 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Essen Hbf, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Lyon to Essen by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Lyon and Essen including taking a coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Lyon and Essen

Lyon
Essen
Lyon Part Dieu is the most popular Lyon 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 Lyon for your journey to Essen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Wed: 05: 00 - 20: 45 | Thu - Sat: 05: 00 - 21: 45 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 45
Public transport options for Lyon Part Dieu
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Tram lines: T4, K240, T3, K100
Bus lines: 2960, C2, C3, C6, C9
Train lines: TGV, TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER, Intercités, Eurostar, AVE
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 72401062
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Gare de Lyon-Perrache
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Bus lines: 8, 31, 46, 49, 55, 60, 63, S1, C19, C21, C22
Tram lines: 1, 2
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Intercités
Amenities at station
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Lyon-Jean-MacéParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Lyon Gorge de LoupATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Lyon, Perrache Gare RoutiereAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Lyon
Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare RoutièreAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Lyon, Vaise Gare RoutièreAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility

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