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Train Information between Florence and Lyon

distanceDistance342 miles (551 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Florence to Lyon cover the 342 miles (551 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 24 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

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Trains from Florence 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 Florence to Lyon.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Lyon from Florence?

Travel between Florence, Italy and Lyon, France by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter France from Italy?

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

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

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 10/19/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Florence to Lyon as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Florence, Italy from Lyon, France?

Return travel from France to Italy is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Florence, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 10/19/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Florence from Lyon.

How far is it from Florence to Lyon by train?
The train distance from Florence to Lyon is around 342 miles (551 km).
How long is the train ride between Florence and Lyon?
While the time it takes to travel 342 miles (551 km) to Lyon from Florence can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Florence to Lyon train journey time is on average 12 h 24 min.
What train station in Florence goes to Lyon? What train station do I come into Lyon from Florence?

When departing from Florence, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your journey in train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière.

Omio customers book a train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella   to Lyon Part Dieu   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 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 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Lyon.

How many train services per day are there between Florence and Lyon?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Florence to Lyon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Florence
Lyon
Firenze Santa Maria Novella is the most popular Florence 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 Florence for your trip to Lyon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Tram lines: T1, T2
Bus lines: 6, 11, 12, 13, 17, 23, 36, 37, C4
Train lines: FR, FA, Italo
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 15 - 20: 45
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 12, 13, 33
Train lines: FA, IC, ICN, R