Lyon to Cologne train

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Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Jun 15

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Lyon to Cologne is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

TGV inOui
05:50AM6h25
Lyon
12:15PMKöln Hbf
$2941One-way
1 transfer
TGV inOui
08:30AM5h45
Lyon
02:15PMKöln Hbf
$2941One-way
1 transfer
TGV inOui
11:00AM7h15
Lyon
06:15PMKöln Hbf
$2941One-way
1 transfer
TGV inOui
02:00PM6h15
Lyon
08:15PMKöln Hbf
$2941One-way
1 transfer
TGV inOui
07:00PM13h16
Lyon
08:16AMKöln Hbf
$2941One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Lyon to Cologne

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, June 15
TGV inOui
05:50AM6h25
Lyon
12:15PMKöln Hbf
1 transfer
TGV inOui
08:30AM5h45
Lyon
02:15PMKöln Hbf
1 transfer
TGV inOui
11:00AM7h15
Lyon
06:15PMKöln Hbf
1 transfer
TGV inOui
02:00PM6h15
Lyon
08:15PMKöln Hbf
1 transfer
TGV inOui
07:00PM13h16
Lyon
08:16AMKöln Hbf
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Lyon to Cologne

Showing times and prices for Jun 15

Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

Average

7 h 47 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

396 km

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

TGV inOui
08:30AM5h45
Lyon
02:15PMKöln Hbf
$2941One-way
1 transfer
TGV inOui
02:00PM6h15
Lyon
08:15PMKöln Hbf
$2941One-way
1 transfer
TGV inOui
05:50AM6h25
Lyon
12:15PMKöln Hbf
$2941One-way
1 transfer
TGV inOui
11:00AM7h15
Lyon
06:15PMKöln Hbf
$2941One-way
1 transfer
TGV inOui
07:00PM13h16
Lyon
08:16AMKöln Hbf
$2941One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Cologne

distanceDistance246 miles (396 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$297 (€260)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTGV INOUI

Trains from Lyon to Cologne cover the 246 miles (396 km) long route taking on average 5 h 45 min with our travel partners like TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $297 (€260), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $297 (€260). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Cologne.

FAQs: Trains from Lyon to Cologne

FAQs: Travel by train from Lyon to Cologne 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 Lyon to Cologne.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Cologne can start from as little as $297 (€260) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lyon to Cologne is $297 (€260); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Lyon to Cologne train travel time is 5 h 45 min   for the 246 mile (396 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Lyon to Cologne leaves at 5: 50 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Lyon to Cologne leaves at 7: 00 PM.
There are 4 trains a day from Lyon to Cologne which require at least one change with TGV INOUI. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Cologne. Take the fast train with TGV INOUI from Lyon to Cologne.
For the best Lyon to Cologne train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with TGV INOUI. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Cologne from Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 00 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu, which is located around 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cologne, located 0.6 miles (1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Lyon to Cologne is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Lyon to Cologne including taking a bus, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Lyon and Cologne

Lyon
Cologne
The major railway station for departures from Lyon is Lyon Part Dieu. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Lyon Part Dieu for your journey to Cologne from Lyon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Wed: 05: 00 - 20: 45 | Thu - Sat: 05: 00 - 21: 45 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 45
Public transit options for Lyon Part Dieu
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Tram lines: T4, K240, T3, K100
Bus lines: 2960, C2, C3, C6, C9
Train lines: TGV, TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER, Intercités, Eurostar, AVE
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 72401062
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Gare de Lyon-Perrache
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Bus lines: 8, 31, 46, 49, 55, 60, 63, S1, C19, C21, C22
Tram lines: 1, 2
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Intercités
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Lyon-Jean-MacéParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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Lyon, Perrache Gare RoutiereAccessibility
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Lyon
Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare RoutièreAccessibility
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