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Travelling from Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice by train
Fast trains from Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice take around 3 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 149 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Bourg-Saint-Maurice.
Are there direct trains from Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice?
Direct trains from Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice have been found.
We usually find around 9 direct trains on the route from Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
How long is the train journey from Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice?
The Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
What are the Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bourg-Saint-Maurice is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 11:47 and the last train is around 18:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 07:50, and the last at 18:50.
What's the Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice are $40.78.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $42, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice train tickets?
Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 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 Bourg-Saint-Maurice by train.
Which train companies operate between Lyon and Bourg-Saint-Maurice?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Train Express Regional
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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It is an easy journey by train from Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice (for the Les Arcs winter sports resort) and other stations in the Tarentaise Valley. The route is served by regular TER regional trains, with year-round direct services and additional trains during the winter sports season, especially at weekends. The journey from Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice wins no prizes for speed but this route gets top marks for scenery.
For extra choice, it’s also possible to take a TER or TGV from Lyon to Chambéry, changing there onto a connecting train or SNCF bus to Bourg-Saint-Maurice. Changing thus at Challes-les-Eaux station in Chambéry opens up several additional options per day.
Lyon Part Dieu to Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Whether you opt for a direct train to Bourg-Saint-Maurice or choose one of the services with a change in Chambéry, your journey in Lyon starts at Part-Dieu station. The route tracks east from the Rhône Valley through terrain that becomes progressively more hilly. Leaving Chambéry, the route skirts the Massif de Bauges. The last hour of the journey becomes ever more dramatic, with fine views of the Vanoise range away to the south. Sit on the right for the best views in the latter part of the ride to Bourg-Saint-Maurice.
TER trains from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Bourg-Saint-Maurice generally make about seven stops along the way. The principal stations on the journey are Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux and Albertville.