Venice to Lyon by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Venice to Lyon by train
Fast trains from Venice to Lyon take around 8 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 581 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Venice and Lyon.
1. Are there direct trains from Venice to Lyon?
Journeys between Venice and Lyon usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 26 departures on the route from Venice to Lyon 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 28 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Venice to Lyon?
The Venice to Lyon train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Venice to Lyon train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Lyon is usually scheduled to depart Venice around 05:40 and the last train is around 00:26.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Venice to Lyon train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Venice to Lyon are $62.38.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $78 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $80. 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 Venice to Lyon train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Venice to Lyon by train.
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Which train companies operate between Venice and Lyon?
More than one train company operates on the route from Venice to Lyon, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Frecciarossa 1000
- 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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