Lyon to Gelsenkirchen train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for May 21

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

8 h 21 m

Average

8 h 21 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

662 km

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to start from $141 with an average ticket price of $141.

The fastest train from Lyon to takes 8h 21m in comparison to an average duration of 8h 21m and covers a distance of 662 km.

1 trains that leave Lyon for every day with 1 travelling directly.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:04AM8h21
Lyon
05:25PMGelsenkirchen
$1411One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance410 miles (661 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$161 (€139)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTGV or TGV INOUI

Trains from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen cover the 410 miles (661 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 21 min with our travel partners like TGV or TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $101 (€87), but the average price of train tickets is $161 (€139). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Train providers: TGV and TGV INOUI from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen trains

Find the best trains between Lyon and Gelsenkirchen with Omio's travel partners TGV and TGV INOUI from $328 (€283). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

TGV is a high-speed train company based in France with trains to Gelsenkirchen from Lyon. It operates a fleet of modern, high-speed trains that can reach speeds of up to 320 km/h. The TGV offers a variety of train types, including the TGV Duplex, TGV Lyria, TGV InOui, and TGV OuiGo. Each train type offers different amenities, such as Wi-Fi, power outlets, and comfortable seating. The TGV also offers a variety of ticket types, including Standard, Flexi, and Prem's. Onboard facilities include a bar, restaurant, and luggage storage. The most popular routes for TGV are Paris to Lyon, Paris to Marseille, and Paris to Lille.

FAQs: Trains from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen

FAQs: Travel by train from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen 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 Gelsenkirchen.
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Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen can start from as little as $101 (€87) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lyon to Gelsenkirchen is $161 (€139); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen is 8 h 21 min   to travel the 410 mile (661 km) long trip, with around there are 2 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The train from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 9: 04 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
There are 2 trains a day from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen which require at least one change with TGV or TGV INOUI. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there are multiple high-speed train options for your journey from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen. You can choose between TGV or TGV INOUI. TGV INOUI trains take around 7 h 33 min
Take the Lyon to Gelsenkirchen train with TGV or TGV INOUI. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Lyon and Gelsenkirchen as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Lyon, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Lyon Part Dieu, Gare de Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV. When arriving in Gelsenkirchen, you can end your journey in train stations like Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel station and Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen station.

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 Gelsenkirchen Hbf, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen by train is June.
You have options as you can travel from Lyon to Gelsenkirchen 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Lyon and Gelsenkirchen

Lyon
Gelsenkirchen
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 Gelsenkirchen.
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 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
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Lyon, Perrache Gare RoutiereAccessibility
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AccessibilityAccessibility
Lyon-Jean-MacéParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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