The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London to Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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12 h 19 m
12 h 39 m
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Of the 3 trains that leave London for Lyon every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||457 miles (737 km)|
|Average train duration||12 h 19 min|
|Average train ticket price||$223 (€200)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Train providers||Eurostar or TGV|
Trains from London to Lyon cover the 457 miles (737 km) long route taking on average 12 h 19 min with our travel partners like Eurostar or TGV. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $223 (€200), but the average price of train tickets is $223 (€200). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
Eurostar trains will get you to Lyon from London from $223 (€200). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in continental Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar trains travel through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, between the UK and France. With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel from London to Lyon in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train from London to Lyon, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served).
Eurostar from London to Lyon train information:
There are between two and five trains from London to Lyon every day, with most departures in the morning. The journey takes around 5 hours and starts with a Eurostar train to Paris Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy or Paris Gare du Nord, and an onward journey on TGV DE-FR trains to Lyon.
Trains from London to Lyon depart from the Eurostar Terminal at London St Pancras Station. This is convenient for transport links by bus and Metro, operated by Transport for London, with the rest of the city and surrounding areas within easy reach. St Pancras is on the Northern Underground Line, as well as having car rental desks and a taxi rank at the Eurostar Terminal entrance. London has several night bus routes.
Lyon is an interesting city with several diverse neighborhoods and plenty of gastronomic and cultural highlights. The city is reputed to be the birthplace of cinema. The old streets of Lyon contain the Fourviere Basilica and the St Jean Cathedral, with its beautiful astronomical clock. Trains from London to Lyon arrive at Lyon Part-Dieu Station, which is located in the heart of the business district. The center of Lyon is easy to explore on foot, but there is an efficient transport system operated by TCL. Four Metro lines, 2 funiculars, 5 tram lines and over 100 bus routes serve the station, airport and the city. Noctambul buses operate on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights.
Travel by train between London, United Kingdom and Lyon, France is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between London and Lyon closer to your date of departure here
The restriction level for your return train to London, United Kingdom from Lyon is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of reentry:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to London from Lyon closer to your date of departure here here.
When departing from London, you have various train station options to start your route from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your trip in train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare Routière.
Omio customers book a train from London Victoria to Lyon Part Dieu most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 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 2 miles (3.3 km) from the train station to the city center in Lyon.
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