Milan to Lyon train

Cheap train tickets from Milan to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

£41

Average

£54

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
06:25Milan Centrale4h43 11:08Lyon Part Dieu
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£411One-way
2nd Cheapest
15:53Milan Centrale4h19 20:12Lyon Part Dieu
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£521One-way
16:10Milan Porta Garibaldi6h00 22:10Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
£541One-way
14:10Milan Porta Garibaldi6h00 20:10Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
£591One-way
06:00Milan Porta Garibaldi7h00 13:00Lyon Part Dieu
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£611One-way

Train schedule Milan to Lyon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 24 May
06:00Milan Porta Garibaldi7h00 13:00Lyon Part Dieu
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06:25Milan Centrale4h43 11:08Lyon Part Dieu
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14:10Milan Porta Garibaldi6h00 20:10Lyon Part Dieu
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15:53Milan Centrale4h19 20:12Lyon Part Dieu
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16:10Milan Porta Garibaldi6h00 22:10Lyon Part Dieu
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Fastest train times from Milan to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 19 m

Average

5 h 36 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

339 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Milan for Lyon every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
15:53Milan Centrale4h19 20:12Lyon Part Dieu
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£521One-way
2nd Fastest
06:25Milan Centrale4h43 11:08Lyon Part Dieu
0 changes
£411One-way
14:10Milan Porta Garibaldi6h00 20:10Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
£591One-way
16:10Milan Porta Garibaldi6h00 22:10Lyon Part Dieu
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£541One-way
06:00Milan Porta Garibaldi7h00 13:00Lyon Part Dieu
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£611One-way

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Overview: Train from Milan to Lyon

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£59 (€67)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia or SNCF | TGV

Trains from Milan to Lyon cover the 210 miles (339 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 19 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia or SNCF | TGV. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £59, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £41. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Train companies: Trenitalia trains Milan to Lyon

You can travel by train to Lyon from Milan with Trenitalia for as low as £41. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Trenitalia

Trenitalia is not only Italy's national railway company but also the country's largest train operator. Trenitalia’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca trains as well as intercity, regional and sleeper trains. Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access. Trenitalia offers different tickets, which vary in price and flexibility: Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria. You can even use Trenitalia discount cards on Omio. Make sure to look out for the latest offers from Trenitalia on Omio to score special deals!

For the 210 miles (339 km) long journey from Milan to Lyon, you can book Trenitalia train tickets starting as low as £41 one-way on Omio quickly and easily. Check out the current Trenitalia timetable and book a cheap train between Milan and Lyon in just a few steps. On Omio you can find all the information you need for the Milan to Lyon trip, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times and savings on your train journey.

Milan to Lyon train information with Trenitalia:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 56 min
  • Average Price: £41
  • Trenitalia frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Milan 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 Milan to Lyon.
FAQs

Travel between Milan, Italy and Lyon, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from Italy?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Milan?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

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

When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 22/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Milan and Lyon before travelling.

Return travel from France to Italy is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 19/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Milan from Lyon.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Lyon from Milan for as little as £41  in the next 7 days.
The Milan to Lyon train ticket price is on average £59  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The train distance from Milan to Lyon is around 210 miles (339 km).
While the time it takes to travel 210 miles (339 km) between Milan and Lyon can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Milan to Lyon is on average 4 h 19 min.

When taking a train from Milan, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. When you arrive in Lyon, your train can arrive in train stations including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Milano Centrale   to Lyon Part Dieu.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Milano Centrale, located approximately 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from the city centre of Milan. The most popular arrival train station in Lyon, called Lyon Part Dieu, is located around 2 miles (3.3 km) away from its city centre.

If you're looking for trains from Milan to Lyon, you can rely on Trenitalia or SNCF | TGV to get you to Lyon. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Milan to Lyon journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day from Milan to Lyon. If you’re looking for a direct train from Milan to Lyon, consider travelling with Trenitalia. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Milan to Lyon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Milan to Lyon at 04: 53   or take the last train from Milan to Lyon leaving at 14: 53. Look for the latest Milan Lyon train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets to Lyon from Milan within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £59 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Milan to Lyon a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Lyon
Milano Centrale is the most popular Milan 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 Milan for your journey to Lyon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 22: 20
Public transport options for Milano Centrale
Metro lines: M2 (green), M3 (yellow)
Tram lines: 1
Bus lines: 5, 9, 10, 42, 81, 87, 152, 728, N26, NM2, NM3, Air Bus, Orio Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FB, EC, Thello, XP2, R28, IC, ICN, RV, R, Regio, Italo
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
Public transport options for Milano Porta Garibaldi
Metro lines: M2, M5
Bus lines: 43, 56, 70, 94
Train lines: R21, R31, S1, S11, S2, S5, S7, S8

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