Lyon to Dortmund train

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Dortmund

Showing times and prices for May 20

Cheapest

123

Average

164

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.

Cheapest
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu11h17 09:21PMDortmund Hbf
3 transfers
1231One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu8h17 06:21PMDortmund Hbf
2 transfers
1821One-way
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu8h35 06:39PMDortmund Hbf
1 transfer
1871One-way

Train schedule from Lyon to Dortmund

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10:04AMLyon Part Dieu8h35 06:39PMDortmund Hbf
1 transfer
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu8h17 06:21PMDortmund Hbf
2 transfers
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu11h17 09:21PMDortmund Hbf
3 transfers

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Fastest train times from Lyon to Dortmund

Showing times and prices for May 20

Fastest Journey

8 h 17 m

Average

9 h 23 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

669 km

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

Fastest
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu8h17 06:21PMDortmund Hbf
2 transfers
1821One-way
2nd Fastest
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu8h35 06:39PMDortmund Hbf
1 transfer
1871One-way
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu11h17 09:21PMDortmund Hbf
3 transfers
1231One-way

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Dortmund

distanceDistance415 miles (669 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$134 (€120)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Lyon to Dortmund cover the 415 miles (669 km) long route taking on average 8 h 17 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 trip costs around $134 (€120), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $59 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

Train providers: Thalys from Lyon to Dortmund trains

Buy your official Thalys train tickets to Dortmund from Lyon from $59 (€53) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Thalys

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Lyon and Dortmund with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Looking to travel by train between Lyon and Dortmund? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with Thalys. Check Omio to see current Thalys train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Lyon to Dortmund train and book Thalys tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train from Lyon to Dortmund, you can expect to travel 415 miles (669 km) one-way with Thalys. If you search for trains to Dortmund from Lyon in the Omio app, you can check if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with Thalys, we do the work for you to get you safely to Dortmund from Lyon. Book that perfect Lyon to Dortmund train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Thalys!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Lyon to Dortmund

    Travel by train to Dortmund 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 Dortmund.
    FAQs

    Travel between Lyon, France and Dortmund, Germany by train is: Partially open.

    What is the status of international entry into Germany from France?

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

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Lyon?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
    • 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 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

    What are the safety rules to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

    When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 5/18/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Dortmund from Lyon before traveling.

    The restriction level for your return train to Lyon, France from Dortmund is: Partially open.

    Is my return train into Lyon from Dortmund restricted?

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

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

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
    • 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)
    • Health declaration 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:

    • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 5/18/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lyon from Dortmund closer to your date of departure here here.

    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Lyon and Dortmund for as low as $59 (€53)  for the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $134 (€120)  for a train ticket from Lyon to Dortmund.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Lyon and Dortmund by train to be approximately 415 miles (669 km).
    On average the Lyon to Dortmund train time is 8 h 17 min  covering the 415 miles (669 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    When taking the train between Lyon and Dortmund, you can choose to depart from train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière. Your trip can end in train stations such as Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Lyon Part Dieu   and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Lyon Part Dieu, located approximately 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city center of Lyon. The most popular arrival train station in Dortmund, called Dortmund Hbf, is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from its city center.

    Take the Lyon to Dortmund train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip to Dortmund from Lyon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there is 1 train a day from Lyon to Dortmund. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train for this trip departs from Lyon at 6: 34 AM. The last train leaves from Lyon at 10: 34 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Lyon to Dortmund and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets between Lyon and Dortmund within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $134 (€120) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Lyon to Dortmund a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Lyon
    Dortmund
    Lyon Part Dieu is the most popular Lyon 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 Lyon for your trip to Dortmund.
    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
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 72401062
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 10: 00 - 18: 00
    Public transit options for 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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