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 Lyon to Dortmund will cost around $ 199 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 173.
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8 h 18 m
8 h 52 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Lyon to Dortmund without transferring at least once.
|Distance||415 miles (669 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 18 min|
|Average train ticket price||$145 (€117)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||TGV, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Thalys|
Trains from Lyon to Dortmund cover the 415 miles (669 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 18 min with our travel partners like TGV, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Thalys. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $145 (€117), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $91 (€73). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
Find the best trains from Lyon to Dortmund with Omio's travel partners Thalys from $91 (€73). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Looking to travel by train from Lyon to Dortmund? Omio can help you find that perfect route 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 from Lyon to Dortmund 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!
When purchasing your Thalys train tickets from Lyon to Dortmund, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
Travel between Lyon, France and Dortmund, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/23/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Lyon to Dortmund as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Dortmund to Lyon is: Partially open
Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/23/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Lyon from Dortmund here.
There are a few train stations in Lyon to start your route from including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière. In Dortmund you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Dortmund Hbf and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Dortmund.
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