The cheapest trains from Leipzig to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Oct 25

Cheapest

$115

Average

$141

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 Leipzig to Lyon will cost around $ 141 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 115.

Cheapest
10:48AMLeipzig Hbf9h08 07:56PMLyon Part Dieu
1 changes
$1151One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:27AMLeipzig Hbf10h37 01:04PMLyon Part Dieu
2 changes
$1371One-way
06:48AMLeipzig Hbf10h16 05:04PMLyon Part Dieu
3 changes
$1711One-way

Timetable Leipzig to Lyon

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02:27AMLeipzig Hbf10h37 01:04PMLyon Part Dieu
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06:48AMLeipzig Hbf10h16 05:04PMLyon Part Dieu
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10:48AMLeipzig Hbf9h08 07:56PMLyon Part Dieu
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Sun
Oct 24
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$74BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
Oct 25
$115Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$683Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Oct 26
$59Deutsche Bahn with connection
$70Flixbus
$160Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Oct 27
$50Deutsche Bahn with connection
$70Flixbus
$160Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Oct 28
$66Deutsche Bahn with connection
$53Flixbus
$209Lufthansa Cityline

The fastest trains from Leipzig to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Oct 25

Fastest Journey

9 h 8 m

Average

10 h

Trains per day

3

Distance

832 km

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

Fastest
10:48AMLeipzig Hbf9h08 07:56PMLyon Part Dieu
1 changes
$1151One-way
2nd Fastest
06:48AMLeipzig Hbf10h16 05:04PMLyon Part Dieu
3 changes
$1711One-way
02:27AMLeipzig Hbf10h37 01:04PMLyon Part Dieu
2 changes
$1371One-way

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Train Information to Lyon from Leipzig

distanceDistance515 miles (831 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$59 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Leipzig to Lyon cover the 515 miles (831 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $59 (€48), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $50 (€41). Travelers depart most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Leipzig and Lyon?

Travel between Leipzig, 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 Leipzig?

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 10/23/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Lyon from Leipzig as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Germany from Lyon, France?

Return travel from France to Germany is: Partially open.

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

Entry into 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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 Leipzig, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 10/23/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Leipzig from Lyon.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Leipzig to Lyon?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Leipzig to Lyon trains for as little as $50 (€41)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket between Leipzig and Lyon?
The Leipzig to Lyon train ticket price is on average $59 (€48)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is it from Leipzig to Lyon by train?
The train distance from Leipzig to Lyon is around 515 miles (831 km).
How long is the train from Leipzig to Lyon?
While the time it takes to travel 515 miles (831 km) between Leipzig and Lyon can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Leipzig to Lyon train journey time is on average 9 h 8 min.
What station does the train from Leipzig to Lyon depart from? Which Lyon train station do I come into from Leipzig?

When taking the train from Leipzig to Lyon, you can choose to depart from train stations like Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt. 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 Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite   and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Where is the train station in Leipzig? Where is the train station in Lyon?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Leipzig.

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 get me from Leipzig to Lyon?
For the best Leipzig to Lyon train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Leipzig to Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services per day are there between Leipzig and Lyon?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Leipzig to Lyon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Leipzig to Lyon? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Leipzig to Lyon train departs at 8: 48 AM   and the last train from Leipzig to Lyon leaves at 9: 48 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Leipzig to Lyon on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I buy train tickets to Lyon from Leipzig to score the best deals?
If you buy the Leipzig to Lyon train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $59 (€48). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Leipzig and Lyon. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leipzig
Lyon
Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite is the most popular Leipzig 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 Leipzig for your trip to Lyon.