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Travelling from Lyon to Briançon by train

Fast trains from Lyon to Briançon take around 4 hours and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 165 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Briançon.

Are there direct trains from Lyon to Briançon?

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

We usually find around 14 departures on the route from Lyon to Briançon 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 13 departures.

How long is the train journey from Lyon to Briançon?

The Lyon to Briançon train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Lyon to Briançon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Briançon is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 06:10 and the last train is around 21:14. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Lyon to Briançon 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 Briançon by train.

Which train companies operate between Lyon and Briançon?

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

  • AVE
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • TER
  • TGV
  • 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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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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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