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 Düsseldorf to Lyon will cost around $ 125 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 114.
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7 h 35 m
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It's difficult to get from Düsseldorf to Lyon without transferring at least once.
|Distance||387 miles (624 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 52 min|
|Average train ticket price||$111 (€91)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||TGV, Thalys or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Düsseldorf to Lyon cover the 387 miles (624 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 52 min with our travel partners like TGV, Thalys or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $90 (€73), but the average price of train tickets is $111 (€91). Travelers depart most frequently from Düsseldorf Hbf and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
You can travel by train from Düsseldorf to Lyon with Thalys for as low as $90 (€73). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Looking for trains between Düsseldorf and Lyon? Thalys is one of the best companies to travel with on the 387 miles (624 km) journey from Düsseldorf to Lyon. As an official travel partner of Thalys, Omio quickly shows you the latest Thalys train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Düsseldorf to Lyon routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Thalys train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Düsseldorf to Lyon, you can quickly see if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Düsseldorf - Lyon train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Thalys!
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel between Düsseldorf, Germany and Lyon, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 10/27/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Düsseldorf and Lyon as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Lyon to Düsseldorf is: Partially open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/27/21. 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 Düsseldorf from Lyon here.
When taking the train from Düsseldorf to Lyon, you can choose to depart from train stations like Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath. Your route can end in train stations such as Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Düsseldorf Hbf and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Düsseldorf Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Düsseldorf.
The most popular arrival train station, Lyon Part Dieu, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Lyon.
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