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Train Information to Palermo from Lyon

distanceDistance683 miles (1101 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Lyon to Palermo cover the 683 miles (1101 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Palermo Centrale.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Lyon, France and Palermo, Italy allowed?

Travel between Lyon, France and Palermo, Italy by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Italy from France?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Palermo, Italy?

When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 18/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Palermo from Lyon before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Lyon, France from Palermo, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Lyon from Palermo?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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 requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 18/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Lyon from Palermo.

What is the distance between Lyon and Palermo by train?
The distance to Palermo from Lyon by train is approximately 683 miles (1101 km).
Which train station in Lyon goes to Palermo? Which train station do I come into Palermo from Lyon?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu   and arriving in Palermo Centrale.

Where is the Lyon train station located? Where is the Palermo train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Palermo Centrale, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Palermo
The major railway station for departures from Lyon is Lyon Part Dieu. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Lyon Part Dieu for your trip to Palermo from Lyon.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Wed: 05: 00 - 20: 45 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 45 | Thu - Sat: 05: 00 - 21: 45
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TGV, TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER, Intercités, Eurostar, AVE
Bus lines: 2960, C2, C3, C6, C9
Tram lines: T4, K240, T3, K100
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 8, 31, 46, 49, 55, 60, 63, S1, C19, C21, C22
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Intercités
Tram lines: 1, 2
Metro lines: A, B, C, D