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Cheap train tickets and times from Lyon to Geneva

Showing times and prices for Jun 20

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 56 m

Average

2 h 11 m

Trains per day

13

Distance

112 km

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to start from $38 with an average ticket price of $38.

The fastest train from Lyon to takes 1h 56m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 11m and covers a distance of 112 km.

13 trains that leave Lyon for every day with 10 travelling directly.

Cheapest
SNCF | TER
04:38PM2h00
Lyon Part Dieu
06:38PMGeneva station
$381One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCF | TER
08:38AM2h08
Lyon Part Dieu
10:46AMGeneva station
$381One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCF | TER
10:38AM2h08
Lyon Part Dieu
12:46PMGeneva station
$381One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCF | TER
06:38AM2h00
Lyon Part Dieu
08:38AMGeneva station
$381One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCF | TER
02:38PM2h00
Lyon Part Dieu
04:38PMGeneva station
$381One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Geneva

distanceDistance69 miles (112 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 52 min
priceAverage train ticket price$38 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | Autocar, TGV or SNCF (3)

Trains from Lyon to Geneva cover the 69 miles (112 km) long route taking on average 1 h 52 min with our travel partners like SNCF TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | Autocar, TGV or SNCF (3). Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $38 (€33), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Geneva.

Train providers: SNCF TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria and SNCF | Autocar from Lyon to Geneva trains

Buy your official SNCF TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria and SNCF | Autocar train tickets to Geneva from Lyon from $18 (€16) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

SNCF TER is a French train company that operates throughout the country. It offers a variety of train types, including Intercités, TER, TGV, and Ouigo. Intercités are long-distance trains that offer comfortable seating and a variety of onboard amenities. TER trains are regional trains that offer frequent service and are ideal for short trips. TGV trains are high-speed trains that offer the fastest way to travel between cities. Ouigo is a low-cost train service that offers affordable fares. SNCF TER offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for SNCF TER are Paris to Marseille, Paris to Lyon, and Paris to Bordeaux.

SNCF TER from Lyon to Geneva train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 38 min
  • Cheapest Price: $18

FAQs: Trains from Lyon to Geneva

FAQs: Travel by train from Lyon to Geneva 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 Geneva.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Geneva can start from as little as $29 (€25) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lyon to Geneva is $38 (€33); 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 Geneva is 1 h 52 min   to travel the 69 mile (112 km) long trip, with around there are 8 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Lyon to Geneva leaves at 4: 38 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Lyon to Geneva leaves at 7: 38 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Lyon to Geneva without having to change trains with SNCF TER or SNCF (3). There are 8 direct trains from Lyon to Geneva each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Lyon to Geneva with SNCF | TGV Lyria or TGV. Overall you can travel with the following companies: SNCF TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | Autocar, TGV or SNCF (3).
Take the Lyon to Geneva train with SNCF TER, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | Autocar, TGV or SNCF (3). However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip to Geneva from Lyon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 38 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 Geneva, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Geneva from Lyon is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 52 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Lyon to Geneva by train is August.
You have options as you can travel from Lyon to Geneva 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Lyon and Geneva

Lyon
Geneva
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 Geneva from Lyon.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+33 184943635
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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

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