The cheapest trains from Lausanne to Lyon

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Cheapest

$114

Average

$114

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 Lausanne to Lyon will cost around $ 114 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 114.

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06:23AMLausanne, gare4h34 10:57AMLyon Part Dieu
1 changes
$1141One-way

Timetable Lausanne to Lyon

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Tue
Sep 28
$114SNCF | TGV Lyria
$12Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$105SNCF | TGV Lyria
$25Union Ivkoni International
Thu
Sep 30
$97SNCF | TGV Lyria
$12Flixbus
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Oct 1
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Oct 2
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$12Flixbus
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Oct 3
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$12Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
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$12Flixbus
Tue
Oct 5
$89SNCF | TGV Lyria
$12Flixbus
Wed
Oct 6
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$20Union Ivkoni International
Thu
Oct 7
$91SNCF | TGV Lyria
$12Flixbus
Fri
Oct 8
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Sat
Oct 9
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$12Flixbus
Sun
Oct 10
$119SNCF | TER
$12Flixbus
Mon
Oct 11
$96SNCF | TGV Lyria
$12Flixbus
Tue
Oct 12
$84SNCF | TGV Lyria
$12Flixbus
Thu
Oct 14
$86SNCF | TGV Lyria
$12Flixbus
Fri
Oct 15
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$12STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sat
Oct 16
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$12Flixbus
Sun
Oct 17
$119SNCF | TER
$12Flixbus

The fastest trains from Lausanne to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

4 h 34 m

Average

4 h 34 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

162 km

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

Fastest
06:23AMLausanne, gare4h34 10:57AMLyon Part Dieu
1 changes
$1141One-way

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Train Information to Lyon from Lausanne

distanceDistance100 miles (161 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$112 (€90)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day

Trains from Lausanne to Lyon cover the 100 miles (161 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 21 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $97 (€78), but the average price of train tickets is $112 (€90). Travelers depart most frequently from Lausanne and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Lausanne and Lyon?

Travel by train between Lausanne, Switzerland and Lyon, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Lyon from Lausanne restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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 9/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lyon from Lausanne closer to your date of departure here

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Lyon, France to Lausanne, Switzerland?

Return travel from France to Switzerland is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Lausanne, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland 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 9/23/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Lausanne from Lyon.

How much are cheap trains to Lyon from Lausanne?
Train tickets from Lausanne to Lyon for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $97 (€78)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket to Lyon from Lausanne?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $112 (€90)  for a train ticket between Lausanne and Lyon.
How many miles is it from Lausanne to Lyon by train?
The distance from Lausanne to Lyon by train is approximately 100 miles (161 km).
How many hours is the train time from Lausanne to Lyon?
While the time it takes to travel 100 miles (161 km) between Lausanne and Lyon can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Lausanne to Lyon train journey time is on average 4 h 21 min.
Which train station from Lausanne to Lyon do I depart from? Which Lyon train station from Lausanne do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Lausanne to start your route from including Lausanne, Lausanne, Closelet and Lausanne, Grattapaille. 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 Lausanne   and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Lausanne, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Lausanne. The most popular arrival train station in Lyon, called Lyon Part Dieu, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

How many trains per day are there to Lyon from Lausanne?
The average number of trains departing Lausanne for Lyon is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Lausanne to Lyon? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Lausanne to Lyon leaves at 2: 23 PM. The last train departing from Lausanne to Lyon leaves at 2: 23 PM. You can find the latest Lausanne to Lyon train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase train tickets to Lyon from Lausanne to score the best deals?
If you book the Lausanne to Lyon train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $112 (€90). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Lausanne to Lyon. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.