Lyon to Carcassonne by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    07:04
  • Last train
    19:37
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 17m

Travelling from Lyon to Carcassonne by train

The fastest trains from Lyon to Carcassonne take around 3 hours and 17 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 341 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Carcassonne.

Direct trains run between Lyon and Carcassonne.

We usually find around 8 direct trains on the route from Lyon to Carcassonne every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 9 departures. The duration is normally about 3 hours and 17 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Carcassonne is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 07:04 and the last train is around 19:36. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 07:04, and the last at 19:37.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Lyon to Carcassonne 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 Carcassonne by train.

Which trains operate between Lyon and Carcassonne?

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

  • TGV
  • TGV Duplex
  • TGV Est
  • TGV Sud-Est

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

Find journey information for Carcassonne to Lyon

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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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