Lyon to Ancona by train

  • First train
    06:37
  • Last train
    22:15
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 38m
  • Distance
    722 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    15hr 59m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Lyon to Ancona by train

Fast trains from Lyon to Ancona take around 8 hours and 38 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 722 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Ancona.

1. Are there direct trains from Lyon to Ancona?

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

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Lyon to Ancona 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 25 departures.

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

The Lyon to Ancona train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 38 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Ancona is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 06:37 and the last train is around 22:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 07:03, and the last at 22:10.

When to book Lyon to Ancona train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Ancona by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lyon and Ancona?

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

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • SFM 2
  • SFM 3
  • TGV
  • Thello
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Ancona to Lyon by train

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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.

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