Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Jan 20

Cheapest

$105

Average

$134

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.

The average ticket from Brussels to Lyon will cost around $ 134 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 105.

Cheapest
07:02AMBrussels-Midi3h28 10:30AMLyon Part Dieu
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$1051One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:02AMBrussels-Midi4h57 11:59AMLyon
1 changes
$1061One-way
04:17PMBrussels-Midi3h45 08:02PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$1261One-way
04:17PMBrussels-Midi4h41 08:58PMLyon
2 changes
$1291One-way
08:17AMBrussels-Midi3h43 12:00PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$1461One-way

Train schedule from Brussels to Lyon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, Jan 20
07:02AMBrussels-Midi4h57 11:59AMLyon
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07:02AMBrussels-Midi3h28 10:30AMLyon Part Dieu
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08:17AMBrussels-Midi4h41 12:58PMLyon
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08:17AMBrussels-Midi3h43 12:00PMLyon Part Dieu
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01:17PMBrussels-Midi3h45 05:02PMLyon Part Dieu
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01:17PMBrussels-Midi4h35 05:52PMLyon
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04:17PMBrussels-Midi4h41 08:58PMLyon
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04:17PMBrussels-Midi3h45 08:02PMLyon Part Dieu
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Thu
Jan 20
$105SNCF | TGV
$40BlaBlaCar Bus
$371Air Dolomiti
Fri
Jan 21
$109SNCF | TGV
$28Flixbus
$243Brussels Airlines
Sat
Jan 22
$120SNCF | TGV
$28BlaBlaCar Bus
$243Brussels Airlines
Sun
Jan 23
$110SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$141Vueling
Mon
Jan 24
$109SNCF | TGV
$28BlaBlaCar Bus
$221KLM
Tue
Jan 25
$97SNCF | TGV
$28Flixbus
$247KLM
Wed
Jan 26
$109SNCF | TGV
$26Flixbus
$198KLM
Thu
Jan 27
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$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$121Vueling
Fri
Jan 28
$105SNCF | TGV
$28Flixbus
$157Brussels Airlines
Sat
Jan 29
$115SNCF | TGV
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$157Brussels Airlines
Sun
Jan 30
$109SNCF | TGV
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$97Vueling
Mon
Jan 31
$109SNCF | TGV
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$157Brussels Airlines
Tue
Feb 1
$109SNCF | TGV
$22Flixbus
$178KLM
Wed
Feb 2
$99SNCF | TGV INOUI
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Brussels Airlines
Thu
Feb 3
$94SNCF | TGV
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$97Vueling
Fri
Feb 4
$88SNCF | TGV
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Brussels Airlines
Sat
Feb 5
$99SNCF | TGV
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Brussels Airlines
Sun
Feb 6
$109SNCF | TGV
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Brussels Airlines
Mon
Feb 7
$105SNCF | TGV
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Brussels Airlines
Tue
Feb 8
$105SNCF | TGV
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$114Lufthansa

Fastest train times from Brussels to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Jan 20

Fastest Journey

3 h 28 m

Average

4 h 11 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

569 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Brussels for Lyon every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 569 km distance in an average of 4 h 11 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 28 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 57 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
07:02AMBrussels-Midi3h28 10:30AMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$1051One-way
2nd Fastest
08:17AMBrussels-Midi3h43 12:00PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$1461One-way
01:17PMBrussels-Midi3h45 05:02PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$1561One-way
04:17PMBrussels-Midi3h45 08:02PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$1261One-way
01:17PMBrussels-Midi4h35 05:52PMLyon
2 changes
$1591One-way

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Overview: Train from Brussels to Lyon

distanceDistance352 miles (568 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$115 (€96)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTGV, SNCF | TGV, Thalys or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Trains from Brussels to Lyon cover the 352 miles (568 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 28 min with our travel partners like TGV, SNCF | TGV, Thalys or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $115 (€96), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $97 (€81). Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Train companies: TGV and Thalys from Brussels to Lyon trains

Find the best trains to Lyon from Brussels with Omio's travel partners TGV and Thalys from $97 (€81). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Thalys
TGV

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Brussels to Lyon with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Looking to travel by train from Brussels to Lyon? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with Thalys. Check Omio to see current Thalys train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Brussels to Lyon train and book Thalys tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train from Brussels to Lyon, you can expect to travel 352 miles (568 km) one-way with Thalys. If you search for trains to Lyon from Brussels in the Omio app, you can check if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with Thalys, we do the work for you to get you safely to Lyon from Brussels. Book that perfect Brussels to Lyon train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Thalys!

    Thalys has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Thalys tickets between Brussels and Lyon and when traveling by train:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Brussels to Lyon

    Travel by train to Lyon easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Brussels to Lyon.
    FAQs

    Is travel by train currently allowed from Brussels, Belgium to Lyon, France?

    Travel by train between Brussels, Belgium and Lyon, France is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Lyon from Brussels restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Brussels?

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Health declaration required
    • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

    What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

    The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    The above information was last checked on 1/18/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Brussels to Lyon closer to your date of departure here

    Do I need to quarantine when I return to Belgium from Lyon, France?

    Return travel from France to Belgium is: Partially open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Brussels from Lyon?

    Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Lyon?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
    • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

    What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

    The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    Last checked on 1/16/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Brussels from Lyon.

    How much are cheap trains between Brussels and Lyon?

    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Brussels and Lyon for the next 7 days starting from $97 (€81)  one way.

    How much does it cost to take a train to Lyon from Brussels?

    The train price to Lyon from Brussels is on average $115 (€96)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

    How many miles is it from Brussels to Lyon by train?

    The train distance from Brussels to Lyon is around 352 miles (568 km).

    What is the Brussels to Lyon train travel time?

    While the time it takes to travel 352 miles (568 km) from Brussels to Lyon can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Brussels to Lyon train journey time is on average 3 h 28 min.

    When traveling by train from Brussels to Lyon, which train station in Brussels do I depart from and which train station in Lyon do I arrive in?

    When departing from Brussels, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your route in train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière.

    Omio customers book a train from Bruxelles-Midi   to Lyon Part Dieu   most frequently for this route.

    Where is the Brussels train station located? Where is the Lyon train station located?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Lyon Part Dieu, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center.

    Which train providers should I travel with from Brussels to Lyon?

    If you're looking for trains from Brussels to Lyon, you can rely on TGV, SNCF | TGV, Thalys or SNCF | TGV INOUI to get you to Lyon. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Brussels to Lyon route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    Are there any nonstop train services from Brussels to Lyon?

    Yes, there are 5 direct trains per day from Brussels to Lyon. You can look to travel with SNCF | TGV  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.

    How many trains per day are there between Brussels and Lyon?

    The average number of trains departing Brussels for Lyon is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    When does the first train depart from Brussels to Lyon? When does the last train depart from Brussels to Lyon?

    You can take the earliest train from Brussels to Lyon at 6: 02 AM   or take the last train from Brussels to Lyon leaving at 6: 17 PM. Look for the latest Brussels to Lyon train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

    How early should I book train tickets between Brussels and Lyon to score the best deals?

    The price of a one way train ticket from Brussels to Lyon is on average $115 (€96) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Brussels to Lyon available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Brussels
    Lyon
    Bruxelles-Midi is the most popular Brussels railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Brussels for your trip to Lyon.
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    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
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    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +32 25282828
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
    Public transit options for Bruxelles-Central
    Metro lines: 1, 5
    Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)