The cheapest train from Madrid to Lyon

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Cheapest

£165

Average

£184

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 Madrid to Lyon will cost around £ 184 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 165.

Cheapest
08:00Madrid-Puerta de Atocha29h20 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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£1651One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha30h50 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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£1741One-way
09:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha27h50 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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£1741One-way
07:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha29h50 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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£1741One-way
18:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha18h50 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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£1741One-way

Timetable Madrid to Lyon

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06:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha30h50 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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07:00Madrid-Puerta de Atocha30h20 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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07:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha29h50 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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08:00Madrid-Puerta de Atocha29h20 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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09:00Madrid-Puerta de Atocha28h20 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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09:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha27h50 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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18:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha18h50 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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19:00Madrid-Puerta de Atocha18h20 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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20:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha16h40 13:20Lyon Part Dieu
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Mon
26 Jul
£50Flixbus
£87Iberia
Tue
27 Jul
£45Flixbus
£104Air Nostrum
Wed
28 Jul
£66Alsa
£78Iberia
Thu
29 Jul
£45Flixbus
£63Air Nostrum
Fri
30 Jul
£45Flixbus
£78Iberia
Sat
31 Jul
£50Flixbus
£87Air Nostrum
Sun
1 Aug
£66Eurolines Switzerland
£63Iberia
Mon
2 Aug
£45Flixbus
£63Iberia
Tue
3 Aug
£44Flixbus
£66Vueling
Wed
4 Aug
£41Flixbus
£24Iberia
Thu
5 Aug
£43Flixbus
£83Vueling
Fri
6 Aug
£45Flixbus
£87Iberia
Sat
7 Aug
£54Flixbus
£87Air Nostrum
Sun
8 Aug
£49Flixbus
£63Iberia
Mon
9 Aug
£44Flixbus
£78Iberia
Tue
10 Aug
£44Flixbus
£76Vueling
Wed
11 Aug
£41Flixbus
£78Iberia
Thu
12 Aug
£45Flixbus
£88Vueling
Fri
13 Aug
£66Eurolines Switzerland
£95Iberia
Sat
14 Aug
£52Flixbus
£104Air Nostrum

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Trains from Madrid to Lyon
Travel by train to Lyon 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 Madrid to Lyon.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Lyon from Madrid?

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

Can I enter France from Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/07/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Lyon from Madrid as this information can change.

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

Return travel from France to Spain is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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

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

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

Last checked on 25/07/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Madrid from Lyon.

How far is it from Madrid to Lyon by train?
You should expect to travel around 565 miles (912 km)  from Madrid to Lyon by train.
What is the departure train station in Madrid and arrival train station in Lyon?

When departing from Madrid, you have various train station options to start your route from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your journey in train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière.

Omio customers book a train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Lyon Part Dieu   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Madrid located? Where is the arrival train station in Lyon located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Lyon.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Lyon
Madrid Chamartín
Amenities
Refreshments
Madrid Puerta De Atocha
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1<br>Bus lines 47, 55, 19, 85, 10, 24, 57, 102, C