Paris to Lyon

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Today
15 trains from £63
Tomorrow
21 trains from £43
Fri, Aug 23
22 trains from £43
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Prices for trains, buses and flights

Train
Bus
Flight
Sun
Aug 18
£63SNCF | TER
£14Flixbus
£114Air France
Mon
Aug 19
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£115Air France
Tue
Aug 20
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£115Air France
Wed
Aug 21
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£115Air France
Thu
Aug 22
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£115Air France
Fri
Aug 23
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£147Air France
Sat
Aug 24
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£187Air France
Sun
Aug 25
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£114Air France
Mon
Aug 26
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£174Air France
Tue
Aug 27
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£115Air France
Wed
Aug 28
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£148Air France
Thu
Aug 29
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£115Air France
Fri
Aug 30
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£115Air France
Sat
Aug 31
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£115Air France
Sun
Sep 1
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£115Air France
Mon
Sep 2
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£115Air France
Tue
Sep 3
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£115Air France
Wed
Sep 4
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£111Iberia Express
Thu
Sep 5
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£84Vueling
Fri
Sep 6
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£111Iberia Express
Sat
Sep 7
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£115Air France

How to Travel from Paris to Lyon

There are a range of transport options for travelling in France from Paris to Lyon. Flying is the quickest mode of transport while taking a bus is the cheapest. The most popular way to travel from Paris to Lyon is by taking a high-speed train which offers fast and efficient service.

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

Cheapest way to travel from Paris to Lyon

Taking a bus is cheapest way to travel from Paris to Lyon. Coaches traveling from Paris to Lyon depart from either Paris' Porte d'Orléans, Quai de Bercy, Gare Routière Galliéni, or Porte Maillot bus station and take at least 5:15 h to arrive at Lyon Gare Sncf Part Dieu. Over 30 coaches travel from Paris to Lyon every day, with the first departing at 2:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Paris to Lyon include Eurolines, Flixbus, and Ouibus.


Fastest way to travel from Paris to Lyon

Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Paris to Lyon. Flights traveling from Paris to Lyon depart from either Paris' Charles de Gaulle or Orly airport and arrive at Lyon–Saint-Exupéry airport after an hour of flight time; however, when travel time to and from Paris and Lyon's airports is taken into consideration taking a high-speed SNCF train is actually the fastest way to tarvel from Paris to Lyon. Approximately 11 direct flights travel from Paris to Lyon every day, with the first departing at 7:35 a.m. Airlines that travel directly from Paris to Lyon include HOP! and Air France. Air France flights depart from Paris–Charles de Gaulle airport while HOP! flights depart from Paris–Orly airport.

Most popular way to travel from Paris to Lyon

Taking a train is the most popular way to travel from Paris to Lyon. Trains traveling from Paris to Lyon are almost 1½ faster than taking a flight when travel time to and from Paris and Lyon's airports is taken into consideration. Trains traveling from Paris to Lyon are also £60 cheaper on average compared with taking a flight. Alternatively, taking a train is at least 3 hours faster than taking the bus. All trains traveling from Paris to Lyon depart from Paris' Gare de Lyon and take approximately 2 hours to arrive at Lyon's Part-Dieu train station. All trains traveling from Paris to Lyon are operated by SNCF, with 6 trains departing Paris per day.

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Best fares from Paris to Lyon

This Weekend
This month
Next Month
Fri, Aug 23
Bus
Bla Bla Bus
15:106h 30m21:40
ParisLyon
Fri, Aug 23
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
03:502h 6m05:56
ParisLyon
Fri, Aug 23
Flight
Air France
07:251h08:25
ParisLyon
Fastest Way to Travel from Paris to Lyon
Fri, Aug 23
Flight
Air France
07:251h08:25
ParisLyon
Sun, Aug 25
Flight
Air France
11:301h12:30
ParisLyon
Sun, Sep 15
Flight
HOP!
11:301h12:30
ParisLyon
Return Journeys from Lyon to Paris
Tue, Aug 20
Bus
Flixbus
16:356h22:35
LyonParis
Tue, Aug 20
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
19:042h 3m21:07
LyonParis
Tue, Aug 20
Flight
Air France
12:151h 10m13:25
LyonParis

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Paris
Lyon
BusGare Paris Bercy

Amenities

WC
BusParis Gallieni Porte Bagnolet

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Refreshments
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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 3
FlightParis-Charles de Gaulle

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