Zurich to Lyon train

Fri, 21 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Zurich to Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SBB
09:045h18
Zürich Hbf
14:22Lyon Part Dieu
£1101One-way
1 change
Cheapest
SBB
08:045h22
Zürich Hbf
13:26Lyon Part Dieu
£1101One-way
1 change
Cheapest
SBB
09:046h18
Zürich Hbf
15:22Lyon Part Dieu
£1101One-way
1 change
Cheapest
SBB
09:048h18
Zürich Hbf
17:22Lyon Part Dieu
£1101One-way
1 change
Cheapest
SBB
08:046h18
Zürich Hbf
14:22Lyon Part Dieu
£1101One-way
1 change

Train timetableZurich to Lyon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 21 June
SNCF | TGV Lyria
07:347h08
Zürich Hbf
14:42Lyon Part Dieu
2 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
07:348h09
Zürich Hbf
15:43Lyon Part Dieu
2 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
07:3412h08
Zürich Hbf
19:42Lyon Part Dieu
2 changes
SBB
08:045h22
Zürich Hbf
13:26Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
08:046h18
Zürich Hbf
14:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
08:047h18
Zürich Hbf
15:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
08:325h50
Zürich Hbf
14:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
08:328h50
Zürich Hbf
17:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
08:326h50
Zürich Hbf
15:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
09:045h18
Zürich Hbf
14:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
09:046h18
Zürich Hbf
15:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
09:048h18
Zürich Hbf
17:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
09:325h50
Zürich Hbf
15:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
09:327h50
Zürich Hbf
17:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
09:346h09
Zürich Hbf
15:43Lyon Part Dieu
2 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
09:345h08
Zürich Hbf
14:42Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
10:045h18
Zürich Hbf
15:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
10:047h18
Zürich Hbf
17:22Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SBB
10:048h49
Zürich Hbf
18:53Lyon Part Dieu
2 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
11:3411h30
Zürich Hbf
23:04Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
11:348h08
Zürich Hbf
19:42Lyon Part Dieu
2 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
11:3410h08
Zürich Hbf
21:42Lyon Part Dieu
2 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
13:349h30
Zürich Hbf
23:04Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
13:348h08
Zürich Hbf
21:42Lyon Part Dieu
2 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
13:346h08
Zürich Hbf
19:42Lyon Part Dieu
2 changes
SNCF | TGV Lyria
15:347h30
Zürich Hbf
23:04Lyon Part Dieu
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
15:346h08
Zürich Hbf
21:42Lyon Part Dieu
2 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
18:344h30
Zürich Hbf
23:04Lyon Part Dieu
1 change

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Train times from Zurich to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 30 m

Average

7 h 21 m

Trains per day

28

Distance

335 km

To travel from Zurich to Lyon you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
18:344h30
Zürich Hbf
23:04Lyon Part Dieu
£1621One-way
1 change
SNCF | TGV Lyria
09:345h08
Zürich Hbf
14:42Lyon Part Dieu
£1241One-way
1 change
SBB
09:045h18
Zürich Hbf
14:22Lyon Part Dieu
£1101One-way
1 change
SBB
10:045h18
Zürich Hbf
15:22Lyon Part Dieu
£1411One-way
1 change
SBB
08:045h22
Zürich Hbf
13:26Lyon Part Dieu
£1101One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Lyon

distanceDistance208 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£101 (€114)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SBB, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF TER or TGV

Trains from Zurich to Lyon cover the 208 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 22 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SBB, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF TER or TGV. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £101, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £78. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich Hbf and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Train companies: SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI and SBB trains Zurich to Lyon

Find the best trains between Zurich and Lyon with Omio's travel partners SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI and SBB from £78. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

TGV Lyria is a high-speed train service that operates between France and Switzerland. It is operated by SNCF in France and SBB in Switzerland. The TGV Lyria offers two types of trains: the TGV Duplex and the TGV POS. The TGV Duplex is a double-decker train with a capacity of up to 574 passengers, while the TGV POS is a single-level train with a capacity of up to 468 passengers. Both trains offer comfortable seating, air-conditioning, power sockets, and free Wi-Fi. The TGV Lyria offers a variety of ticket types, including Standard, Comfort, and Business. Standard tickets are the most economical, while Comfort and Business tickets offer additional benefits such as priority boarding and access to the TGV Lyria Lounge. Onboard facilities include a bar, restaurant, and a selection of newspapers and magazines. Passengers can also enjoy a selection of hot and cold meals, snacks, and drinks. The most popular routes for TGV Lyria are Paris to Geneva, Paris to Lausanne, and Paris to Basel. These routes offer travelers a convenient and comfortable way to travel between France and Switzerland.

Train information from Zurich to Lyon with SNCF | TGV Lyria:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 22 min
  • Cheapest Price: £78

FAQs: Zurich to Lyon train

FAQs: Travel by train from Zurich 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 Zurich to Lyon.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Lyon can start from as little as £78 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Zurich to Lyon is £101; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Zurich to Lyon is on average 4 h 22 min   for the 208 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Zurich to Lyon by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Zurich to Lyon leaves at 06: 34. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Zurich to Lyon leaves at 17: 34.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Zurich to Lyon with SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI or TGV. Overall you can travel with the following companies: SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SBB, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF TER or TGV.
For the best Zurich to Lyon train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with SNCF | TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, SBB, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF TER or TGV. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Zurich and Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your route from including Zürich Hbf, Zurich Airport and Zürich Stadelhofen. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your route in train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Gare de Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich Hbf, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Lyon Part Dieu, located 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Lyon from Zurich is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 22 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Zurich to Lyon by train is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Lyon from Zurich including taking a coach, train or flight.

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