Lyon to Paris train

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Cheapest

£40

Average

£89

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
06:34Lyon Part Dieu1h59 08:33Paris Gare de Lyon
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£401One-way
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06:21Lyon-Perrache2h12 08:33Paris Gare de Lyon
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£401One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:55Lyon Part Dieu2h02 13:57Paris Gare de Lyon
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£501One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:42Lyon-Perrache2h15 13:57Paris Gare de Lyon
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£501One-way
13:16Lyon Part Dieu5h11 18:27Gare de Paris Bercy
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£681One-way

Train schedule Lyon to Paris

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 June
06:21Lyon-Perrache2h12 08:33Paris Gare de Lyon
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06:34Lyon Part Dieu1h59 08:33Paris Gare de Lyon
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07:16Lyon Part Dieu5h11 12:27Gare de Paris Bercy
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07:34Lyon Part Dieu1h58 09:32Paris Gare de Lyon
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08:04Lyon Part Dieu2h04 10:08Paris Gare de Lyon
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08:12Lyon3h32 11:44Paris Gare de Lyon
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10:04Lyon Part Dieu2h05 12:09Paris Gare de Lyon
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11:01Lyon Part Dieu1h59 13:00Paris Gare de Lyon
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11:16Lyon Part Dieu5h21 16:37Gare de Paris Bercy
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11:28Lyon Part Dieu1h55 13:23Paris Gare de Lyon
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11:42Lyon-Perrache2h15 13:57Paris Gare de Lyon
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11:55Lyon Part Dieu2h02 13:57Paris Gare de Lyon
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12:04Lyon Part Dieu1h58 14:02Paris Gare de Lyon
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13:04Lyon Part Dieu1h57 15:01Paris Gare de Lyon
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13:04Lyon Part Dieu1h57 15:01Paris Gare de Lyon
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13:16Lyon Part Dieu5h11 18:27Gare de Paris Bercy
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14:04Lyon Part Dieu2h06 16:10Paris Gare de Lyon
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15:04Lyon Part Dieu1h57 17:01Paris Gare de Lyon
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15:16Lyon Part Dieu5h11 20:27Gare de Paris Bercy
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16:04Lyon Part Dieu2h05 18:09Paris Gare de Lyon
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16:34Lyon Part Dieu2h04 18:38Paris Gare de Lyon
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17:04Lyon Part Dieu1h56 19:00Paris Gare de Lyon
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17:11Lyon-Perrache2h10 19:21Paris Gare de Lyon
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17:16Lyon Part Dieu5h11 22:27Gare de Paris Bercy
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17:22Lyon Part Dieu1h59 19:21Paris Gare de Lyon
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18:04Lyon Part Dieu2h04 20:08Paris Gare de Lyon
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20:30Lyon Part Dieu1h58 22:28Paris Gare de Lyon
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22:04Lyon Part Dieu2h07 00:11Paris Gare de Lyon
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Fastest train times from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 55 m

Average

2 h 39 m

Trains per day

28

Distance

393 km

Of the 28 trains that leave Lyon for Paris every day 27 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
11:28Lyon Part Dieu1h55 13:23Paris Gare de Lyon
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£921One-way
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17:04Lyon Part Dieu1h56 19:00Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1001One-way
13:04Lyon Part Dieu1h57 15:01Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1001One-way
13:04Lyon Part Dieu1h57 15:01Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1001One-way
15:04Lyon Part Dieu1h57 17:01Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1001One-way

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Paris

distanceDistance244 miles (393 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£36 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Trenitalia, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TER

Trains from Lyon to Paris cover the 244 miles (393 km) long route taking on average 1 h 58 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Trenitalia, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £31, but the average price of train tickets is £36. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train providers: Trenitalia trains Lyon to Paris

Buy your official Trenitalia train tickets between Lyon and Paris from £31 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

Trenitalia

Trenitalia train tickets from Lyon to Paris are available on Omio for as little as £31. Trenitalia is Italy’s national railway operator with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travellers, which you can use on Omio. When travelling on a Trenitalia train from Lyon to Paris, you can expect to travel 244 miles (393 km). Check Trenitalia’s train timetables and tickets for the Lyon to Paris route and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!

  • Average Price: £31

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.

Travel Tips: Trains from Lyon to Paris

Travel by train 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
You can find a cheap train from Lyon to Paris for some dates and times for as low as £31  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Lyon to Paris train prices are on average £36  one way.
The distance between Lyon and Paris by train is approximately 244 miles (393 km).
While the time it takes to travel 244 miles (393 km) from Lyon to Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Lyon to Paris is on average 1 h 58 min.

Some of the Lyon train stations to Paris 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 Paris include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu   and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.

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

The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre of Paris.

Take the Lyon to Paris train with SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Trenitalia, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TER. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Lyon to Paris as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 12 direct trains per day from Lyon to Paris with Trenitalia, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TGV INOUI, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your train ticket.
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Lyon to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Lyon to Paris train departs at 09: 42   and the last train from Lyon to Paris leaves at 21: 04. Check out the most up-to-date Lyon to Paris train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you buy a train ticket between Lyon and Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £36 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Lyon and Paris are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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
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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