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.
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4 h 34 m
4 h 55 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||184 miles (297 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 35 min|
|Average train ticket price||£50 (€57)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||SNCF | 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.
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.
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.
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