Lyon to Paris by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Lyon to Paris by train
Fast trains from Lyon to Paris take around 1 hour and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 400 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Paris.
1. Are there direct trains from Lyon to Paris?
Direct trains from Lyon to Paris have been found.
We usually find around 25 direct trains on the route from Lyon to Paris every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 19 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Lyon to Paris?
The Lyon to Paris train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lyon to Paris train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Paris is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 05:12 and the last train is around 22:04.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 07:04, and the last at 22:04.
What's the Lyon to Paris train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Lyon to Paris are $26.68.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $51 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $73. 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 Paris 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 Paris by train.
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Which train companies operate between Lyon and Paris?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lyon to Paris, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Train Express Regional
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Paris to Lyon by train