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.
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4 h 19 m
5 h 36 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||210 miles (339 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 19 min|
|Average train ticket price||£59 (€67)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Trenitalia 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.
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 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:
Travel between Milan, Italy and Lyon, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
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.
Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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.
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