Manchester to Lyon train

Wed, 22 May
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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
08:158h07
Manchester
16:22Lyon
£5881One-way
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:158h11
Manchester
18:26Lyon
£5881One-way
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:558h27
Manchester
21:22Lyon
£6191One-way
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:058h51
Manchester
13:56Lyon
£6511One-way
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:559h01
Manchester
15:56Lyon
£6511One-way
3 changes

Train timetableManchester to Lyon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 22 May
Avanti West Coast
05:058h51
Manchester
13:56Lyon
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:559h01
Manchester
15:56Lyon
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:158h07
Manchester
16:22Lyon
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:158h11
Manchester
18:26Lyon
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:158h07
Manchester
20:22Lyon
3 changes

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Train times from Manchester to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

8 h 7 m

Average

9 h 53 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

999 km

To travel from Manchester to Lyon you need to make at least 3 changes.

Avanti West Coast
08:158h07
Manchester
16:22Lyon
£5881One-way
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:158h07
Manchester
20:22Lyon
£6511One-way
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:158h11
Manchester
18:26Lyon
£5881One-way
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:558h27
Manchester
21:22Lyon
£6191One-way
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:058h51
Manchester
13:56Lyon
£6511One-way
3 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Lyon

distanceDistance619 miles
durationAverage train duration8 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£630 (€702)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains

Trains from Manchester to Lyon cover the 619 miles long trip taking on average 8 h 7 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £586, but the average price of train tickets is £630. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

FAQs: Manchester to Lyon train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester 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 Manchester to Lyon.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Lyon can start from as little as £586 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Lyon is £630; 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 Manchester to Lyon is 8 h 7 min   to travel the 619 mile long journey, with around there are 7 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Lyon leaves at 05: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Lyon leaves at 21: 15.
There are 7 trains a day from Manchester to Lyon which require at least one change with Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Manchester to Lyon train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Manchester and Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 15.

When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your route in train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Gare de Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (766 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Lyon Part Dieu, located 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city centre.

It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Manchester to Lyon including taking a coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and Lyon

Manchester
Lyon
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Lyon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Manchester AirportWifiShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)
Manchester Piccadilly, Victoria, Oxford Road or DeansgateAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Manchester, Abraham Moss

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