The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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11 h 15 m
13 h 51 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Berlin to Lyon without transferring at least once.
|Distance||605 miles (976 km)|
|Average train duration||10 h 15 min|
|Average train ticket price||$148 (€142)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express|
Trains from Berlin to Lyon cover the 605 miles (976 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 15 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $76 (€73), but the average price of train tickets is $148 (€142). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
For as little as $76 (€73) you can travel by train between Berlin and Lyon with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Lyon from Berlin. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Lyon train information:
Travel between Berlin, Germany and Lyon, France by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/28/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lyon from Berlin before traveling.
Return travel from France to Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/28/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Berlin from Lyon.
When departing from Berlin, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your trip in train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière.
Omio customers book a train from Berlin Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Berlin Hbf, which is located around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Lyon Part Dieu, located 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city center.
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