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    8hr 12m

Travelling from Lyon to Nuremberg by train

Fast trains from Lyon to Nuremberg take around 8 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 626 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Nuremberg.

Are there direct trains from Lyon to Nuremberg?

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

We usually find around 8 departures on the route from Lyon to Nuremberg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Lyon to Nuremberg?

The Lyon to Nuremberg train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Lyon to Nuremberg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Nuremberg is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 08:30 and the last train is around 17:04. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 05:50, and the last at 17:04.

When to book Lyon to Nuremberg 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 Nuremberg by train.

Which train companies operate between Lyon and Nuremberg?

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

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • TGV

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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