Dortmund to Lyon train

Cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Cheapest

93

Average

99

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.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:36AMDortmund9h20 05:56PMLyon
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931One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
02:03AMDortmund9h01 11:04AMLyon
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1011One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:36AMDortmund8h20 05:56PMLyon
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1031One-way

Train schedule from Dortmund to Lyon

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Deutsche Bahn with connection
02:03AMDortmund9h01 11:04AMLyon
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:36AMDortmund9h20 05:56PMLyon
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:36AMDortmund8h20 05:56PMLyon
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Fastest train times from Dortmund to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Fastest Journey

8 h 20 m

Average

8 h 53 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

669 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Dortmund for Lyon every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:36AMDortmund8h20 05:56PMLyon
0 transfers
1031One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
02:03AMDortmund9h01 11:04AMLyon
0 transfers
1011One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:36AMDortmund9h20 05:56PMLyon
0 transfers
931One-way

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Overview: Train from Dortmund to Lyon

distanceDistance415 miles (669 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price$96 (€87)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

Trains from Dortmund to Lyon cover the 415 miles (669 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 20 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 route for as low as $81 (€73), but the average price of train tickets is $96 (€87). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Lyon trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Dortmund and Lyon from $81 (€73) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Dortmund to Lyon train.

Dortmund to Lyon train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 47 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Dortmund 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 Dortmund to Lyon.
FAQs

Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Lyon, France by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter France from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

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

All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 6/28/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Dortmund and Lyon as this information can change.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Lyon to Dortmund is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from France?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

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

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

Last checked on 6/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Dortmund from Lyon here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Dortmund to Lyon to cost as little as $81 (€73)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Dortmund to Lyon train to cost on average $96 (€87)  one way.
The train distance from Dortmund to Lyon is around 415 miles (669 km).
The Dortmund to Lyon train duration is on average 8 h 20 min, which is to be expected when traveling 415 miles (669 km) to Lyon from Dortmund. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Dortmund to start your trip from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. In Lyon you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf   and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel approximately 2 miles (3.3 km) from the train station to the city center in Lyon.

When taking a train from Dortmund to Lyon, you can count on Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express for the best way to get you to Lyon. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Lyon from Dortmund and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Dortmund to Lyon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Dortmund to Lyon train departs at 5: 36 AM   and the last train from Dortmund to Lyon leaves at 11: 45 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Dortmund to Lyon on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets from Dortmund to Lyon within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $96 (€87) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Dortmund to Lyon a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Lyon
Dortmund Hbf is the most popular Dortmund 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 Dortmund for your trip to Lyon.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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