Lyon to Paris train

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Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for 18 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Trenitalia
06:462h12
Gare de Lyon-Perrache
08:58Paris Gare de Lyon
£441One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Trenitalia
07:001h58
Lyon Part Dieu
08:58Paris Gare de Lyon
£441One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Trenitalia
17:221h56
Lyon Part Dieu
19:18Paris Gare de Lyon
£531One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Trenitalia
10:381h56
Lyon Part Dieu
12:34Paris Gare de Lyon
£531One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Trenitalia
13:112h19
Gare de Lyon-Perrache
15:30Paris Gare de Lyon
£531One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLyon to Paris

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 April
SNCF | TGV INOUI
06:042h10
Lyon Part Dieu
08:14Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
06:381h56
Lyon Part Dieu
08:34Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
Trenitalia
06:462h12
Gare de Lyon-Perrache
08:58Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
06:521h58
Lyon Part Dieu
08:50Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
Trenitalia
07:001h58
Lyon Part Dieu
08:58Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
07:041h58
Lyon Part Dieu
09:02Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
07:341h56
Lyon Part Dieu
09:30Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
08:042h04
Lyon Part Dieu
10:08Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
09:041h56
Lyon Part Dieu
11:00Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
10:042h04
Lyon Part Dieu
12:08Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
Trenitalia
10:242h10
Gare de Lyon-Perrache
12:34Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
Trenitalia
10:381h56
Lyon Part Dieu
12:34Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
11:041h56
Lyon Part Dieu
13:00Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TER
11:185h07
Lyon Part Dieu
16:25Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
11:341h56
Lyon Part Dieu
13:30Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
13:041h56
Lyon Part Dieu
15:00Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
13:041h56
Lyon Part Dieu
15:00Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
Trenitalia
13:112h19
Gare de Lyon-Perrache
15:30Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TER
13:185h06
Lyon Part Dieu
18:24Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne
0 changes
Trenitalia
13:341h56
Lyon Part Dieu
15:30Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
14:042h04
Lyon Part Dieu
16:08Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
15:041h56
Lyon Part Dieu
17:00Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TER
15:185h06
Lyon Part Dieu
20:24Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
16:042h04
Lyon Part Dieu
18:08Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
17:041h56
Lyon Part Dieu
19:00Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
Trenitalia
17:082h10
Gare de Lyon-Perrache
19:18Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TER
17:185h07
Lyon Part Dieu
22:25Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne
0 changes
Trenitalia
17:221h56
Lyon Part Dieu
19:18Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
17:381h56
Lyon Part Dieu
19:34Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
18:042h04
Lyon Part Dieu
20:08Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
19:041h56
Lyon Part Dieu
21:00Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
Trenitalia
19:242h10
Gare de Lyon-Perrache
21:34Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
Trenitalia
19:381h56
Lyon Part Dieu
21:34Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
20:041h56
Lyon Part Dieu
22:00Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
21:042h04
Lyon Part Dieu
23:08Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes

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Train times from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for 18 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 56 m

Average

2 h 22 m

Trains per day

35

Distance

393 km

Of the 35 trains that leave Lyon for Paris every day 35 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Trenitalia
17:221h56
Lyon Part Dieu
19:18Paris Gare de Lyon
£531One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Trenitalia
10:381h56
Lyon Part Dieu
12:34Paris Gare de Lyon
£531One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Trenitalia
13:341h56
Lyon Part Dieu
15:30Paris Gare de Lyon
£531One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
13:041h56
Lyon Part Dieu
15:00Paris Gare de Lyon
£981One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
13:041h56
Lyon Part Dieu
15:00Paris Gare de Lyon
£981One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Paris

distanceDistance244 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£48 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV, SNCF (3) or Regionale

Trains from Lyon to Paris cover the 244 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 56 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV, SNCF (3) or Regionale. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £48, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Paris Gare du Nord.

Train providers: Trenitalia, TGV INOUI and SNCF | TGV INOUI trains Lyon to Paris

Buy your official Trenitalia, TGV INOUI and SNCF | TGV INOUI train tickets to Paris from Lyon from £26 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

Regionale is the regional train service of national carrier Trenitalia connecting all of Italy. It is the most convinient way to travel to both big cities and the smallest villages all over the Italian country. The regional trains have different names depending on the region they serve, such as Treno Regionale Veloce (TRV) and Treno Regionale Lento (TRL). Treno Rock and Treno pop are the two new trains part of Trenitalia regionale fleet. Trenitalia Regionale offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets (economy and standard), return tickets, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and power sockets. The most popular routes for Regionale are between Rome and Milan, Naples and Florence, and Turin and Venice.

Regionale from Lyon to Paris train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: £53
  • Regionale frequency: 3 a day

Trains from Lyon to Paris: Journey Details

Direct trains from Lyon to Paris depart from Lyon Part Dieu and take approximately two hours on the high speed TGV service. The first weekday train departs Lyon early morning with trains then leaving at least once per hour until mid-evening. At weekends the first train departs slightly later with services running every one to two hours until the early evening.

Taking the Train from Lyon

TGV services to Paris depart from Lyon Part-Dieu, the city's dedicated TGV terminus, located to the east of the city centre. Lyon Part-Dieu can be accessed via the Metro Line B or via tram on the T1, T3 or T4 lines. Public transport services operate from around 5:00 a.m. until midnight, although taxis are available to the station from anywhere in Lyon 24 hours a day.

Getting into Paris by Train

Home of the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and the Champs-Elysses, Paris is a major global centre for fashion, art, culture and gastronomy. As well as the famous landmarks, its also worth simply wandering the well-kept streets and taking in the plethora of architecture though the ages in this famed 'City of Love'. Direct TGV trains from Lyon arrive at Paris Gare du Lyon which is located to the southeast of the city in the 12th arrondissement. Gare du Lyon is found on Lines 1 and 14 of the Paris Metro and from the station all central areas can be reached in around ten minutes. The Paris Metro ceases operation around 1:00 a.m. and after this time taxis are available throughout the night.

FAQs: Lyon to Paris train

FAQs: Travel by train from Lyon to Paris 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 Paris.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Paris can start from as little as £26 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lyon to Paris is £48; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Lyon to Paris is 1 h 56 min   to travel the 244 mile long journey, with around there are 17 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Lyon to Paris leaves at 05: 46. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Lyon to Paris leaves at 21: 04.
There are 17 trains a day from Lyon to Paris which require at least one change with Trenitalia, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV, SNCF (3) or Regionale. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Lyon to Paris with TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV Lyria or SNCF | TGV. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Trenitalia, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV, SNCF (3) or Regionale.
For the journey from Lyon to Paris you can take a train with Trenitalia, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV, SNCF (3) or Regionale. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Lyon to Paris on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 04.

When departing from Lyon, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Lyon Part Dieu, Gare de Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV. When arriving in Paris, you can end your trip in train stations like Paris Gare du Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Paris Gare Montparnasse.

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 Paris Gare du Nord, located 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Lyon to Paris is August.
You have options as you can travel to Paris from Lyon 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Lyon and Paris

Lyon
Paris
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 Paris.
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
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Lyon-Jean-MacéParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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