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Overview: Train from Lyon to Madrid

distanceDistance565 miles (912 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTGV inOui

Trains from Lyon to Madrid cover the 565 miles (912 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 8 min with our travel partners like TGV inOui. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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FAQs

Travel by train between Lyon, France and Madrid, Spain is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Madrid from Lyon restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Lyon?

Entry Requirements:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Madrid from Lyon closer to your date of departure here.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Madrid to Lyon is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Spain?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Madrid?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last verified on 26/06/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Madrid to Lyon train here.

The Lyon to Madrid train distance is approximately 565 miles (912 km).
On average the train from Lyon to Madrid duration is 1 h 8 min  for the 565 miles (912 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Lyon, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière. When arriving in Madrid, you can end your journey in train stations like Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

Omio customers book a train from Lyon Part Dieu   to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Lyon Part Dieu, is located 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city centre of Lyon.

The most popular arrival train station, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre of Madrid.

Take the Lyon to Madrid train with TGV inOui. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Lyon to Madrid as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Lyon to Madrid. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Lyon to Madrid leaves at 06: 28. The last train departing from Lyon to Madrid leaves at 06: 28. You can find the latest Lyon to Madrid train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Madrid
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 Madrid.
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
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 72401062
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for 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

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