The cheapest trains from Lyon to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£91

Average

£146

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.

The average ticket from Lyon to Salzburg will cost around £ 146 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 91.

Cheapest
10:04Lyon Part Dieu10h56 21:00Salzburg Hbf
1 changes
£911One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:04Lyon Part Dieu11h38 21:42Salzburg Hbf
3 changes
£1261One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:04Lyon Part Dieu11h58 22:02Salzburg Hbf
2 changes
£1261One-way
08:34Lyon Part Dieu10h08 18:42Salzburg Hbf
3 changes
£1771One-way
10:04Lyon Part Dieu10h56 21:00Salzburg Hbf
2 changes
£2101One-way

Timetable Lyon to Salzburg

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08:34Lyon Part Dieu10h08 18:42Salzburg Hbf
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10:04Lyon Part Dieu11h38 21:42Salzburg Hbf
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10:04Lyon Part Dieu10h56 21:00Salzburg Hbf
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10:04Lyon Part Dieu11h58 22:02Salzburg Hbf
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10:04Lyon Part Dieu10h56 21:00Salzburg Hbf
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
22 Oct
£91Deutsche Bahn with connection
£40Flixbus
£478Lufthansa
Sat
23 Oct
£89Deutsche Bahn with connection
£36Flixbus
£253Lufthansa
Sun
24 Oct
£126Deutsche Bahn with connection
£40Flixbus
£556Lufthansa
Mon
25 Oct
£80Deutsche Bahn with connection
£38Flixbus
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Tue
26 Oct
£55Deutsche Bahn with connection
£23Flixbus
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Wed
27 Oct
£42Deutsche Bahn with connection
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The fastest trains from Lyon to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

10 h 8 m

Average

11 h 7 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

664 km

It's difficult to get from Lyon to Salzburg without changing at least once.

Fastest
08:34Lyon Part Dieu10h08 18:42Salzburg Hbf
3 changes
£1771One-way
2nd Fastest
10:04Lyon Part Dieu10h56 21:00Salzburg Hbf
1 changes
£911One-way
2nd Fastest
10:04Lyon Part Dieu10h56 21:00Salzburg Hbf
2 changes
£2101One-way
10:04Lyon Part Dieu11h38 21:42Salzburg Hbf
3 changes
£1261One-way
10:04Lyon Part Dieu11h58 22:02Salzburg Hbf
2 changes
£1261One-way

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Train Information from Lyon to Salzburg

distanceDistance412 miles (664 km)
durationAverage train duration11 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£79 (€90)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day

Trains from Lyon to Salzburg cover the 412 miles (664 km) long journey taking on average 11 h 38 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £79, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £42. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

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Trains from Lyon to Salzburg
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Lyon and Salzburg?

Travel by train between Lyon, France and Salzburg, Austria is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Salzburg from Lyon restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Lyon and Salzburg closer to your date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on returning to France from Austria by train?

Return travel from Austria to France is: Partially open.

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

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

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

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 20/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Lyon from Salzburg.

How much does a cheap train to Salzburg from Lyon cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Lyon to Salzburg for as little as £42  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Lyon to Salzburg on average?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Lyon to Salzburg train to cost on average £79  one way.
How far is it from Lyon to Salzburg by train?
The Lyon to Salzburg train distance is approximately 412 miles (664 km).
How many hours does it take from Lyon to Salzburg by train?
On average the train from Lyon to Salzburg duration is 11 h 38 min  for the 412 miles (664 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Lyon goes to Salzburg? Which train station do I come into Salzburg from Lyon?

When departing from Lyon, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière. When arriving in Salzburg, you can end your journey in train stations like Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof.

Omio customers book a train from Lyon Part Dieu   to Salzburg Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Lyon? Where is the train station in Salzburg?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Salzburg Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Salzburg.

How many trains per day are there to Salzburg from Lyon?
On average, there are 6 trains a day from Lyon to Salzburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Lyon to Salzburg? When does the last train depart from Lyon to Salzburg?
The earliest train for this route departs from Lyon at 06: 34. The last train leaves from Lyon at 09: 34. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Lyon to Salzburg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Lyon to Salzburg for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets from Lyon to Salzburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £79 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Lyon to Salzburg a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Salzburg
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 Salzburg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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