Trains from Paris to Lyon

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Bus
Flight
Mon
Jul 15
£78SNCF | TGV INOUI
£51Infobus
£330British Airways
Tue
Jul 16
£57SNCF | TGV INOUI
£24Bla Bla Bus
£112HOP!
Wed
Jul 17
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Ouibus
£112HOP!
Thu
Jul 18
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Ouibus
£114Air France
Fri
Jul 19
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Eurolines Switzerland
£141Air France
Sat
Jul 20
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Ouibus
£114Air France
Sun
Jul 21
£45SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Ouibus
£112HOP!
Mon
Jul 22
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£112HOP!
Tue
Jul 23
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£16Infobus
£112HOP!
Wed
Jul 24
£29SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£112HOP!
Thu
Jul 25
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£112HOP!
Fri
Jul 26
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Flixbus
£112HOP!
Sat
Jul 27
£57SNCF | TGV INOUI
£15Flixbus
£114Air France
Sun
Jul 28
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Ouibus
£112HOP!
Mon
Jul 29
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Ouibus
£112HOP!
Tue
Jul 30
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£112HOP!
Wed
Jul 31
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Ouibus
£114Air France
Thu
Aug 1
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£112HOP!
Fri
Aug 2
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Flixbus
£112HOP!
Sat
Aug 3
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Ouibus
£112HOP!
Sun
Aug 4
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Bla Bla Bus
£112HOP!

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Journey Summary

Paris to Lyon Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
2 hours 3 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £39
Trains depart from:Paris
Trains arrive in:Lyon
Distance:393 km
TrainTrain Companies:SNCF | TGV INOUI

Trains from Paris to Lyon: An Overview

Travelling between two of France's biggest cities couldn't be easier thanks to the direct train route provided by France train companies SNCF and TGV. Due to the direct route from Paris to Lyon, trains takes on average 1 hour and 57 minutes although it can be much slower if you take a regional train.

Which train companies run service from Paris to Lyon?

The Paris to Lyon train is operated by SNCF, France's state train company and TGV, France's high-speed train.

How long is the train journey from Paris to Lyon?

The average time for the Paris to Lyon train is 1 hour 57 minutes, although it can take up to 5 hours if you go by the SNCF region TER train.

How many trains are there from Paris to Lyon a day?

There are around 33 trains from Paris to Lyon that leave throughout the day. The first train from Paris to Lyon leaves at 5:50 in the morning the last Paris to Lyon train leaves at 20:59.

What are the departure and arrival station for trains from Paris to Lyon?

Departure train station: Trains for Lyon depart from either Paris Bercy or Paris Gare du Lyon. High-speed TGV services depart from Paris Gare du Lyon, a major Parisian train terminus for services to eastern and southern France located to the southeast of the city in the 12th arrondissement. The station is connected to the rest of Paris via the metro system on Lines 1 and 5. From the very central areas of Paris such as Chatelet, metro journeys are just a few minutes to Gare du Lyon. Paris Bercy is also found in the southeast of the city, one stop on from Gare du Lyon on Line 14.

Arrival train station: Direct trains from Paris to Lyon arrive at Lyon's main station - Lyon Part Dieu, which is located in Lyon's 4th arrondissement. It is served by metro line B and trams T1, T3 and T4 as well as the Rhônexpress, which is the direct tram to Lyon Airport. The station has luggage storage, wifi and toilets available to all customers.

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Best fares for trains from Paris to Lyon

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Fri, Jul 19
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
03:502h 6m05:56
ParisLyon
Sat, Jul 20
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
17:582h 7m20:05
ParisLyon
Fastest Trains from Paris to Lyon
Sun, Jul 21
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
19:521h 57m21:49
ParisLyon
Sun, Jul 28
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
19:591h 57m21:56
ParisLyon
Mon, Aug 5
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
16:591h 57m18:56
ParisLyon
Return Train Tickets for Lyon to Paris
Wed, Jul 17
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
19:042h 3m21:07
LyonParis
Thu, Jul 18
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
19:042h 3m21:07
LyonParis
Fri, Jul 19
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
20:042h 4m22:08
LyonParis
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Paris
Lyon
TrainGare Saint-Lazare

Amenities

TrainParis Gare Montparnasse

Amenities

TrainParis Gare d'Austerlitz

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TrainParis Gare de Lyon

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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines 1, 14
Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87
Suburban train lines RER A, D
TrainParis Gare de l'Est

Amenities

TrainParis Gare du Nord

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines 4, 5
Suburban train lines RER B, D
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.

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