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Travelling from Lyon to Málaga by train

Fast trains from Lyon to Málaga take around 12 hours and 1 minute, covering a distance of approximately 1,266 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Málaga.

Are there direct trains from Lyon to Málaga?

Journeys between Lyon and Málaga usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Lyon to Málaga 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 22 departures.

How long is the train journey from Lyon to Málaga?

The Lyon to Málaga train travel time is normally about 12 hours and 1 minute, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Lyon to Málaga train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Málaga is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 07:02 and the last train is around 21:36. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Lyon to Málaga train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Málaga by train.

Which train companies operate between Lyon and Málaga?

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

  • AV City
  • AVE
  • Altaria
  • Alvia
  • Avant
  • FS100
  • 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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