The cheapest trains from Düsseldorf to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Cheapest

$114

Average

$125

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.

Cheapest
12:21PMDüsseldorf Hbf7h35 07:56PMLyon Part Dieu
1 changes
$1141One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:58AMDüsseldorf Hbf8h06 01:04PMLyon Part Dieu
2 changes
$1361One-way

Timetable Düsseldorf to Lyon

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04:58AMDüsseldorf Hbf8h06 01:04PMLyon Part Dieu
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12:21PMDüsseldorf Hbf7h35 07:56PMLyon Part Dieu
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Thu
Oct 28
$114Deutsche Bahn with connection
$73Flixbus
$279HOP!
Fri
Oct 29
$124Deutsche Bahn with connection
$122BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
Oct 30
$127Deutsche Bahn with connection
$73Flixbus
$344KLM
Sun
Oct 31
$90Deutsche Bahn with connection
$74BlaBlaCar Bus
$229HOP!
Mon
Nov 1
$124Deutsche Bahn with connection
$52BlaBlaCar Bus
$229HOP!
Tue
Nov 2
$99Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
Nov 3
$90Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
Nov 4
$90Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$172Eurowings
Fri
Nov 5
$114Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$172Eurowings
Sat
Nov 6
$114Deutsche Bahn with connection
$50Flixbus
$156HOP!
Sun
Nov 7
$99Deutsche Bahn with connection
$38BlaBlaCar Bus
$144HOP!
Mon
Nov 8
$77Deutsche Bahn with connection
$38BlaBlaCar Bus
$180KLM
Tue
Nov 9
$59Deutsche Bahn with connection
$42Flixbus
$74Eurowings
Wed
Nov 10
$65Deutsche Bahn with connection
$63Flixbus
$98Eurowings
Thu
Nov 11
$59Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47Flixbus
$74Eurowings
Sat
Nov 13
$65Deutsche Bahn with connection
$38Flixbus
$147Lufthansa
Sun
Nov 14
$99Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$156HOP!
Mon
Nov 15
$65Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47Flixbus
$98Eurowings

The fastest trains from Düsseldorf to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Fastest Journey

7 h 35 m

Average

7 h 50 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

625 km

It's difficult to get from Düsseldorf to Lyon without transferring at least once.

Fastest
12:21PMDüsseldorf Hbf7h35 07:56PMLyon Part Dieu
1 changes
$1141One-way
2nd Fastest
04:58AMDüsseldorf Hbf8h06 01:04PMLyon Part Dieu
2 changes
$1361One-way

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Train Information between Düsseldorf and Lyon

distanceDistance387 miles (624 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 52 min
priceAverage train ticket price$111 (€91)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTGV, 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.

Train companies

Düsseldorf to Lyon with Thalys

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.

Thalys

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

  • 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 Düsseldorf to Lyon
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Lyon, France if I'm coming from Düsseldorf, Germany by train?

Travel between Düsseldorf, 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 Düsseldorf?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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: Mandatory

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.

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from France by train?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Düsseldorf, 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 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.

How much do cheap train tickets between Düsseldorf and Lyon cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Düsseldorf to Lyon trains for as little as $90 (€73)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket to Lyon from Düsseldorf?
The train price from Düsseldorf to Lyon is on average $111 (€91)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is it from Düsseldorf to Lyon by train?
You should expect to travel around 387 miles (624 km)  from Düsseldorf to Lyon by train.
What is the Düsseldorf to Lyon train travel time?
On average the Düsseldorf to Lyon train time is 7 h 52 min  covering the 387 miles (624 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Düsseldorf to Lyon depart from? Which Lyon train station do I come into from Düsseldorf?

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.

Where is the train station in Düsseldorf to go to Lyon? Where is the train station in Lyon located?

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.

Which train companies can take me from Düsseldorf to Lyon?
For the best Düsseldorf to Lyon train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with TGV, Thalys or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Düsseldorf and Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there to Lyon from Düsseldorf a day?
The average number of trains departing Düsseldorf for Lyon is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Düsseldorf to Lyon? What time is the last train from Düsseldorf to Lyon?
The first Düsseldorf to Lyon train departs at 10: 04 AM   and the last train from Düsseldorf to Lyon leaves at 11: 21 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Düsseldorf to Lyon on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Düsseldorf to Lyon to get the best deals?
You can find trains to Lyon from Düsseldorf to cost on average $111 (€91) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Düsseldorf to Lyon train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Düsseldorf
Lyon
Düsseldorf Hbf is the most popular Düsseldorf 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 Düsseldorf for your trip to Lyon.