The cheapest trains from Nice to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 25 Oct

Cheapest

£44

Average

£67

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 Nice to Lyon will cost around £ 67 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 44.

Cheapest
17:23Nice Ville4h39 22:02Lyon Part Dieu
0 changes
£441One-way
2nd Cheapest
14:53Nice Ville4h34 19:27Lyon Part Dieu
0 changes
£571One-way
11:53Nice Ville4h59 16:52Lyon Part Dieu
1 changes
£761One-way
13:23Nice Ville5h31 18:54Lyon Part Dieu
1 changes
£911One-way

Timetable Nice to Lyon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Mon, 25 Oct
11:53Nice Ville4h59 16:52Lyon Part Dieu
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13:23Nice Ville5h31 18:54Lyon Part Dieu
0 changes
14:53Nice Ville4h34 19:27Lyon Part Dieu
0 changes
17:23Nice Ville4h39 22:02Lyon Part Dieu
0 changes

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Sun
24 Oct
£76SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£212HOP!
Mon
25 Oct
£44SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£221HOP!
Tue
26 Oct
£34SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13Flixbus
£225Air France
Wed
27 Oct
£34SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13Flixbus
£228Air France
Thu
28 Oct
£44SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£273Air France
Fri
29 Oct
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£22Flixbus
£207Air France
Sat
30 Oct
£44SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22Flixbus
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Sun
31 Oct
£57SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17Flixbus
£225Air France
Mon
1 Nov
£107SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26Flixbus
£133Air France
Tue
2 Nov
£44SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£214HOP!
Wed
3 Nov
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£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£149Air France
Thu
4 Nov
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£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£175Air France
Fri
5 Nov
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£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£181Air France
Sat
6 Nov
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
7 Nov
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£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£149Air France
Mon
8 Nov
£34SNCF | TGV INOUI
£11BlaBlaCar Bus
£129Air France
Tue
9 Nov
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£37BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
10 Nov
£37SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26Flixbus
£129Air France
Thu
11 Nov
£31SNCF | TGV INOUI
£11BlaBlaCar Bus
£113Air France
Fri
12 Nov
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£11BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
13 Nov
£31SNCF | TGV INOUI
£11BlaBlaCar Bus
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The fastest trains from Nice to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 25 Oct

Fastest Journey

4 h 34 m

Average

4 h 55 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

297 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Nice for Lyon every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 297 km distance in an average of 4 h 55 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 34 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 31 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
14:53Nice Ville4h34 19:27Lyon Part Dieu
0 changes
£571One-way
2nd Fastest
17:23Nice Ville4h39 22:02Lyon Part Dieu
0 changes
£441One-way
11:53Nice Ville4h59 16:52Lyon Part Dieu
1 changes
£761One-way
13:23Nice Ville5h31 18:54Lyon Part Dieu
1 changes
£911One-way

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Train Information to Lyon from Nice

distanceDistance184 miles (297 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER

Trains from Nice to Lyon cover the 184 miles (297 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 35 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £50, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Travel Tips

Trains from Nice 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 Nice to Lyon.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets from Nice to Lyon cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Nice to Lyon for as little as £34  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Nice to Lyon?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Nice and Lyon is £50  one way.
What is the distance from Nice to Lyon via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Nice to Lyon via train to be approximately 184 miles (297 km).
How many hours does it take from Nice to Lyon by train?
The train time between Nice and Lyon is on average 4 h 35 min  for the 184 miles (297 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Lyon from Nice by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Nice to Lyon do I depart from? Which Lyon train station from Nice do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Nice to start your trip from including Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin. In Lyon you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Nice Ville   and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Nice Ville 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 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Lyon.

What train companies go from Nice to Lyon?
When taking a train from Nice to Lyon, you can count on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER for the best way to get you to Lyon. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Nice to Lyon and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Can I purchase a direct train from Nice to Lyon?
Yes, there are 10 direct trains to Lyon from Nice per day with SNCF | TGV INOUI  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
How many train services are there from Nice to Lyon a day?
The average number of trains departing Nice for Lyon is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Nice to Lyon? What time is the last train from Nice to Lyon?
You can take the first train from Nice to Lyon at 04: 53   or take the last train from Nice to Lyon leaving at 16: 23. Look for the latest Nice Lyon train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
When should I book Nice Lyon train tickets to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Nice to Lyon is on average £50 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Nice and Lyon available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Nice
Lyon
Nice Ville is the most popular Nice 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 Nice for your journey to Lyon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 30 - 15: 30
Connections to/from station
Tram lines: 1
Bus lines: Ligne d'Azur
Train lines: TGV, OUIGO, Intercités, TER PACA 3, TER PACA 4, TER PACA 5, TER PACA 6, Russian Railways