Lyon to Paris Train

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for Oct 06

Cheapest

29

Average

72

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.

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11:28AMLyon Part Dieu1h54 01:22PMParis Gare de Lyon
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291One-way
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05:11PMLyon-Perrache2h10 07:21PMParis Gare de Lyon
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351One-way
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11:55AMLyon Part Dieu1h55 01:50PMParis Gare de Lyon
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351One-way
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11:42AMLyon-Perrache2h08 01:50PMParis Gare de Lyon
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351One-way
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05:22PMLyon Part Dieu1h59 07:21PMParis Gare de Lyon
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351One-way

Train schedule from Lyon to Paris

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06:04AMLyon Part Dieu2h09 08:13AMParis Gare de Lyon
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06:21AMLyon-Perrache2h09 08:30AMParis Gare de Lyon
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06:26AMLyon Part Dieu1h55 08:21AMParis Gare de Lyon
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06:34AMLyon Part Dieu1h56 08:30AMParis Gare de Lyon
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06:54AMLyon Part Dieu1h56 08:50AMParis Gare de Lyon
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07:04AMLyon Part Dieu1h56 09:00AMParis Gare de Lyon
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07:04AMLyon Part Dieu1h56 09:00AMParis Gare de Lyon
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07:34AMLyon Part Dieu1h56 09:30AMParis Gare de Lyon
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08:04AMLyon Part Dieu2h04 10:08AMParis Gare de Lyon
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09:04AMLyon Part Dieu1h56 11:00AMParis Gare de Lyon
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10:04AMLyon Part Dieu2h04 12:08PMParis Gare de Lyon
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11:04AMLyon Part Dieu1h56 01:00PMParis Gare de Lyon
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11:28AMLyon Part Dieu1h54 01:22PMParis Gare de Lyon
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11:34AMLyon Part Dieu1h56 01:30PMParis Gare de Lyon
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11:42AMLyon-Perrache2h08 01:50PMParis Gare de Lyon
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11:55AMLyon Part Dieu1h55 01:50PMParis Gare de Lyon
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01:04PMLyon Part Dieu1h56 03:00PMParis Gare de Lyon
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01:04PMLyon Part Dieu1h56 03:00PMParis Gare de Lyon
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02:04PMLyon Part Dieu2h04 04:08PMParis Gare de Lyon
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03:04PMLyon Part Dieu1h56 05:00PMParis Gare de Lyon
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03:16PMLyon Part Dieu5h11 08:27PMGare de Paris Bercy
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04:04PMLyon Part Dieu2h04 06:08PMParis Gare de Lyon
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04:34PMLyon Part Dieu1h58 06:32PMParis Gare de Lyon
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05:04PMLyon Part Dieu1h56 07:00PMParis Gare de Lyon
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05:11PMLyon-Perrache2h10 07:21PMParis Gare de Lyon
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05:16PMLyon Part Dieu5h11 10:27PMGare de Paris Bercy
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05:22PMLyon Part Dieu1h59 07:21PMParis Gare de Lyon
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05:34PMLyon Part Dieu1h58 07:32PMParis Gare de Lyon
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06:04PMLyon Part Dieu2h04 08:08PMParis Gare de Lyon
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06:38PMLyon Part Dieu1h56 08:34PMParis Gare de Lyon
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07:04PMLyon Part Dieu1h56 09:00PMParis Gare de Lyon
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08:04PMLyon Part Dieu2h01 10:05PMParis Gare de Lyon
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08:30PMLyon Part Dieu2h03 10:33PMParis Gare de Lyon
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09:04PMLyon Part Dieu2h06 11:10PMParis Gare de Lyon
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Fastest train times from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for Oct 06

Fastest Journey

1 h 54 m

Average

2 h 10 m

Trains per day

34

Distance

393 km

Of the 34 trains that leave Lyon for Paris every day 34 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
11:28AMLyon Part Dieu1h54 01:22PMParis Gare de Lyon
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291One-way
2nd Fastest
06:26AMLyon Part Dieu1h55 08:21AMParis Gare de Lyon
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971One-way
2nd Fastest
11:55AMLyon Part Dieu1h55 01:50PMParis Gare de Lyon
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351One-way
07:34AMLyon Part Dieu1h56 09:30AMParis Gare de Lyon
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971One-way
01:04PMLyon Part Dieu1h56 03:00PMParis Gare de Lyon
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601One-way

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Paris

distanceDistance244 miles (393 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$34 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency23 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Trenitalia, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, Trenitalia or SNCF

Trains from Lyon to Paris cover the 244 miles (393 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 4 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Trenitalia, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, Trenitalia or SNCF. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $34 (€32), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $31 (€29). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train providers: SNCF (3) and Trenitalia from Lyon to Paris trains

Travel to Paris from Lyon from $31 (€29) with Omio’s train partners SNCF (3) and Trenitalia! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

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Trenitalia

Make traveling in France as relaxing and convenient as possible with SNCF, the country’s national train company. SNCF trains take you on a multitude of national, regional and local routes as well as international routes to Spain and Germany. There are many ticket types available on SNCF trains, including the cheap Prem tickets, standard Loisir tickets and Pro tickets for greater flexibility. There are also discount cards like the Youth Card and Senior Card, which you can use on Omio when purchasing SNCF tickets.

The trains in the SNCF network include the high-speed TGV trains, classic Intercité trains and regional TER trains. The SNCF TGV trains serve the main long-distance routes and the Chunnel routes to the UK. On these high-speed trains, there is air conditioning, free WiFi, a bar and restaurant as well as some onsite services.

For the 244 miles (393 km) long trip to Paris from Lyon, ticket prices start as low as {{ cheapest_price }} ({{ cheapest_price_eur }}) on Omio. Easily in just a few steps, you can check the latest SNCF train times and tickets available for the route, then book your cheap Lyon to Paris train with us.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your SNCF (3) train to Paris from Lyon online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest SNCF (3) train to Paris from Lyon, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current SNCF (3) train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 244 miles (393 km) trip between Lyon and Paris as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Lyon to Paris, you can check straight away if the SNCF (3) 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. Buy your official SNCF (3) Lyon to Paris train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

SNCF (3) from Lyon to Paris train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 21 min
  • SNCF (3) frequency: 2 a day

Find the perfect train between Lyon and Paris with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can also apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchase. The distance to Paris from Lyon by train is 244 miles (393 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is $31 (€29). Check out Trenitalia’s train schedule from Lyon to Paris, compare the best prices for the trip and book your cheap train ticket on Omio today!

Trenitalia is the main provider of train services in Italy, with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

  • Average Price: $31

Trains from Lyon to Paris

Trains in France are a convenient way to travel between cities, with SNCF offering domestic and international train routes. Direct trains from Lyon to Paris depart from Lyon Part Dieu and take approximately two hours on SNCF's high-speed TGV service. The first train departs Lyon in the early morning with trains then leaving at least once per hour until mid-evening. On weekends, the first train departs slightly later with services running every hour or two until the early evening.

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Lyon to Paris Train Cost

Average prices for SNCF Trains from Lyon to Paris when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€97

1 Day in Advance

€97

1 Week in Advance

€75

2 Weeks in Advance

€71

1 Month in Advance

€66

3 Months in Advance

€61

Lyon to Paris Trains: General Information


Travelers can offset some of cost of SNCF Lyon to Paris train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.


  • autobus All Lyon to Paris trains are run by SNCF.
  • autobus Most trains are direct, depart from Lyon's Part Dieu train station and arrive at either Paris' Gare du Lyon or Bercy train station.
  • autobus The Lyon to Paris train journey takes as little as 1 hour and 57 minutes to arrive in Paris.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Lyon to Paris train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Lyon to Paris trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 23% cheaper to book a Lyon to Paris train ticket 1 week in advanced as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Finally, Lyon to Paris train costs are 32% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Taking the Train from Lyon

TGV services to Paris depart from Lyon Part-Dieu, the city's dedicated TGV terminus, located to the east of the city center. Lyon Part-Dieu can be accessed via the Metro Line B or via tram on the T1, T3 or T4 lines. Public transport services operate from around 5:00 a.m. until midnight, although taxis are available to the station from anywhere in Lyon 24 hours a day.

Getting into Paris by Train

Home of the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, and the Champs-Elysses, Paris is a major global center for fashion, art, culture and gastronomy. As well as the famous landmarks, it's also worth simply wandering the well-kept streets and taking in the plethora of architecture through the ages in the famed 'City of Love'. Direct TGV trains from Lyon arrive at Paris Gare du Lyon which is located to the southeast of the city in the 12th arrondissement. Gare du Lyon is found on Lines 1 and 14 of the Paris Metro and from the station, all central areas can be reached in around ten minutes. The Paris Metro ceases operation around 1:00 a.m. and after this time taxis are available throughout the night.

Travel Tips: Trains from Lyon to Paris

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Paris 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 Paris.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Lyon and Paris for the next 7 days starting from $31 (€29)  one way.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lyon to Paris train price to come in at an average of $34 (€32)  one way.
The Lyon to Paris train distance is approximately 244 miles (393 km).
On average the Lyon to Paris train travel time is 2 h 4 min  for the 244 miles (393 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train from Lyon to Paris, you can choose to depart from train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière. Your journey can end in train stations such as Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Lyon Part Dieu   and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu, which is located around 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Paris Gare de Lyon, located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center.

For the trip from Lyon to Paris you can take a train with SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TER, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Trenitalia, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, Trenitalia or SNCF. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Lyon to Paris on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there are 23 direct trains a day between Lyon and Paris. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Trenitalia, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
The average number of trains departing Lyon for Paris is 23 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Lyon to Paris leaves at 4: 34 AM. The last train departing from Lyon to Paris leaves at 8: 04 PM. You can find the latest Lyon to Paris train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy the Lyon to Paris train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $34 (€32). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Lyon to Paris. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Paris
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 Paris.
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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