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Train Information from Munich to Lyon

distanceDistance357 miles (575 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£61 (€70)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection or TGV

Trains from Munich to Lyon cover the 357 miles (575 km) long route taking on average 8 h 28 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or TGV. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £51, but the average price of train tickets is £61. Travellers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

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Train from Munich to Lyon with TGV

Travel from Munich to Lyon from £51 with Omio’s train partners TGV! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

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Are you making plans to travel between Munich and Lyon? Why not take a train with TGV? Omio can show you current TGV train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Munich to Lyon trains all in one place. On the TGV train, you can expect to travel 357 miles (575 km) between Munich and Lyon. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Munich and Lyon, you can quickly see if the TGV ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way TGV train between Munich and Lyon, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All cancellations and change fees requested more than three days before departure are removed until May 3rd, 2021. If you have booked with Omio, please contact us directly.

Deutsche Bahn Trains from Munich to Lyon

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Deutsche Bahn is Germany's leading train company, running 40,000 train journeys every day. Deutsche Bahn has a wide range of tickets, offers and discount cards such as the BahnCard. Check if you can use it on the Deutsche Bahn trains from Munich to Lyon. For more information on ticket cancellation, please visit our customer service centre.

Deutsche Bahn has different types of trains such as ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regional Rail) based on travel time and comfort. Toilets are available on all trains and some of them have an onboard restaurant or access to Wi-Fi.

At Omio, you can easily check the train schedule from Munich to Lyon and book cheap Deutsche Bahn tickets.


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Travel Tips

Trains from Munich 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 Munich to Lyon.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Munich to Lyon?

Travel between Munich, Germany and Lyon, France by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter France from Germany?

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

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

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

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 19/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Lyon from Munich as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Germany from Lyon, France?

The restriction level for your return train to Munich, Germany from Lyon is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Munich 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 Germany from Lyon?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Munich, Germany?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 19/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Munich from Lyon closer to your date of departure here.

What is the cost of cheap trains to Lyon from Munich?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Munich to Lyon for the next 7 days starting from £51  one way.
What is the average price of train tickets between Munich and Lyon?
The Munich to Lyon train ticket price is on average £61  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance between Munich and Lyon by train?
The train distance from Munich to Lyon is around 357 miles (575 km).
How long does it take from Munich to Lyon by train?
On average the train from Munich to Lyon duration is 8 h 28 min  for the 357 miles (575 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Munich goes to Lyon? Which train station do I come into Lyon from Munich?

Some of the Munich train stations to Lyon you can start your journey from include München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Lyon include Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from München Hbf   and arriving in Lyon Part Dieu.

Where is the Munich train station located? Where is the Lyon train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called München Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Munich.

The most popular arrival train station, Lyon Part Dieu, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Lyon.

What train providers go from Munich to Lyon?
Take the Munich to Lyon train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or TGV. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Munich and Lyon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there from Munich to Lyon?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Munich to Lyon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Munich to Lyon? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Munich at 09: 28. The last train leaves from Munich at 10: 28. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Munich to Lyon and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book Munich to Lyon train tickets to get the best deals?
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 from Munich to Lyon within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £61 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Munich to Lyon a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Lyon
München Hbf is the most popular Munich 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 Munich for your journey to Lyon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98