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from Lyon to Paris

You can get from Lyon to Paris by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Lyon to Paris on 18 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

20:30Lyon Part Dieu1h55 22:25Paris Gare de Lyon
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£311One-way
Cheapest
05:00Lyon5h45 10:45Paris
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£171One-way
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11:28Lyon Part Dieu1h54 13:22Paris Gare de Lyon
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£341One-way
18:04Lyon Part Dieu2h04 20:08Paris Gare de Lyon
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£391One-way
20:04Lyon Part Dieu1h56 22:00Paris Gare de Lyon
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£391One-way

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Tue
18 Jan
£31Trenitalia
£7Flixbus
£150Air France
Wed
19 Jan
£31Trenitalia
£7Flixbus
£150Air France
Thu
20 Jan
£20Trenitalia
£7Flixbus
£133Air France
Fri
21 Jan
£39SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£133Air France
Sat
22 Jan
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£113Air France
Sun
23 Jan
£31Trenitalia
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£113Air France
Mon
24 Jan
£31Trenitalia
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£99Air France
Tue
25 Jan
£31Trenitalia
£7Flixbus
£99Air France
Wed
26 Jan
£20Trenitalia
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£99Air France
Thu
27 Jan
£20Trenitalia
£7Flixbus
£99Air France
Fri
28 Jan
£20Trenitalia
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£99Air France
Sat
29 Jan
£20Trenitalia
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£85HOP!
Sun
30 Jan
£25Trenitalia
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£99Air France
Mon
31 Jan
£31Trenitalia
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£99Air France
Tue
1 Feb
£20Trenitalia
£7Flixbus
£99Air France
Wed
2 Feb
£20Trenitalia
£10Alsa
£99Air France
Thu
3 Feb
£20Trenitalia
£10Alsa
£99Air France
Fri
4 Feb
£31Trenitalia
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£99Air France
Sat
5 Feb
£31Trenitalia
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£99Air France
Sun
6 Feb
£31Trenitalia
£7Flixbus
£99Air France

Travel Information from Lyon to Paris

distanceDistance244 miles (393 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£7 - £102
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £7 • 5 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £102 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 244 miles (393 km) from Lyon to Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £7. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Air France, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Lyon to Paris.

Travel Tips: Travel from Lyon to Paris

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FAQs

What are my travel options from Lyon to Paris?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Lyon to Paris. You can take a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Lyon to Paris?

The cheapest way from Lyon to Paris is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £7 compared to other travel options to Paris:

A coach is £95 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Lyon to Paris costing on average £102.

A coach is generally £20 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £27 from Lyon to Paris.

What is the quickest way from Lyon to Paris?

The fastest way from Lyon to Paris is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options between Lyon and Paris can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Paris by coach can take on average 5 h 25 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 1 h 56 min   on average.

What is the distance from Lyon to Paris?

The distance between Lyon and Paris is around 244 miles (393 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Lyon to Paris is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Lyon and Paris as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Lyon to Paris?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Lyon to Paris:

  • Most travellers take a flight from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their coach from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Most travellers board their train from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Lyon to Paris?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Lyon to Paris:

  • You can travel from Lyon to Paris by flight with Air France. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £102 with Air France from Lyon to Paris.
  • You can take a coach from Lyon to Paris with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for £7 with BlaBlaCar Bus from Lyon to Paris.
  • You can travel by train from Lyon to Paris with SNCF | TGV INOUI, and you can find SNCF | TGV INOUI Lyon to Paris tickets for £27 on Omio.

Where should I go next after I travel between Lyon and Paris?

Many of our customers travelling from Lyon to Paris don't make Paris their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Barcelona or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your Lyon and Paris trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Paris to any of these top destinations today!

When should I buy a ticket between Lyon and Paris online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Lyon to Paris, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £102 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £7 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £27 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Lyon to Paris tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.