Lyon to Florence by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Lyon to Florence by train
Fast trains from Lyon to Florence take around 7 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 549 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Florence.
1. Are there direct trains from Lyon to Florence?
Journeys between Lyon and Florence usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Lyon to Florence every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 47 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Lyon to Florence?
The Lyon to Florence train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lyon to Florence train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Florence is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 07:08 and the last train is around 22:10.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 07:03, and the last at 21:08.
What's the Lyon to Florence train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Lyon to Florence are $52.36.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $76 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $97. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Lyon to Florence train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 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 Florence by train.
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Which train companies operate between Lyon and Florence?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lyon to Florence, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Frecciarossa 1000
- IC Notte
- Regionale Veloce
- SFM 3
- SFM 7
- Train Express Regional
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Florence to Lyon by train