Lyon to Berlin by train

  • First train
    05:50
  • Last train
    17:04
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    10hr 3m
  • Distance
    979 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    3
  • Avg. journey time
    12hr 53m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Lyon to Berlin by train

Fast trains from Lyon to Berlin take around 10 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 979 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Berlin.

1. Are there direct trains from Lyon to Berlin?

Journeys between Lyon and Berlin usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 8 departures on the route from Lyon to Berlin 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 7 departures.

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

The Lyon to Berlin train travel time is normally about 10 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Berlin is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 05:50 and the last train is around 17:04. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 05:50, and the last at 14:41.

When to book Lyon to Berlin 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 Lyon to Berlin by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lyon and Berlin?

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

  • ICE
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Nightjet
  • TGV

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

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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.

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