Lyon to Modane by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 16m
  • Distance
    151 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 58m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Lyon to Modane by train

Fast trains from Lyon to Modane take around 2 hours and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 151 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Modane.

1. Are there direct trains from Lyon to Modane?

Direct trains from Lyon to Modane have been found.

We usually find around 10 direct trains on the route from Lyon to Modane every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Lyon to Modane?

The Lyon to Modane train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Lyon to Modane train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Modane is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 08:31 and the last train is around 19:50. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 06:50, and the last at 17:50.

When to book Lyon to Modane 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 Modane by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lyon and Modane?

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

  • 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 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.