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Overview: Train from Lyon to Málaga

distanceDistance785 miles (1266 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Lyon to Málaga cover the 785 miles (1266 km) long trip taking on average 19 h 1 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Malaga María Zambrano.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Málaga, Spain if I'm coming from Lyon, France by train?

Travel between Lyon, France and Málaga, Spain by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 24 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 screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

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

All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 26/05/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Lyon and Málaga as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to France from Málaga, Spain?

The restriction level for your return train to Lyon, France from Málaga is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Lyon from Málaga restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 26/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lyon from Málaga closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Málaga from Lyon via train?

You should expect to travel around 785 miles (1266 km)  from Lyon to Málaga by train.

How many hours does it take from Lyon to Málaga by train?

On average the train from Lyon to Málaga duration is 19 h 1 min  for the 785 miles (1266 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which train station in Lyon goes to Málaga? Which train station do I come into Málaga from Lyon?

Some of the Lyon train stations to Málaga you can start your journey from include Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Málaga include Malaga María Zambrano and Malaga-Aeropuerto.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu   and arriving in Malaga María Zambrano.

Where is the train station in Lyon to go to Málaga? Where is the train station in Málaga located?

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 Malaga María Zambrano, located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre.

How many train services per day are there from Lyon to Málaga?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Lyon to Málaga. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Málaga
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 Málaga.
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