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Geneva Airport to Lyon by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 2m
  • Distance
    113 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 55m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Geneva Airport to Lyon by train

Fast trains from Geneva Airport to Lyon take around 2 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 113 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Geneva Airport and Lyon.

1. Are there direct trains from Geneva Airport to Lyon?

Journeys between Geneva Airport and Lyon usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Geneva Airport to Lyon every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 26 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Geneva Airport to Lyon?

The Geneva Airport to Lyon train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Geneva Airport to Lyon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lyon is usually scheduled to depart Geneva Airport around 05:20 and the last train is around 19:06. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Geneva Airport around 05:20, and the last at 19:05.

When to book Geneva Airport to Lyon train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Geneva Airport to Lyon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Geneva Airport and Lyon?

More than one train company operates on the route from Geneva Airport to Lyon, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Regional-Express
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Lyon to Geneva Airport by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.