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Train Information to Rotterdam from Lyon

distanceDistance426 miles (687 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Lyon to Rotterdam cover the 426 miles (687 km) long journey with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

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Trains from Lyon to Rotterdam
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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Lyon, France to Rotterdam, Netherlands?

Travel between Lyon, France and Rotterdam, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Netherlands from France?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 12/1/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Lyon to Rotterdam as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering France from Rotterdam, Netherlands?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Rotterdam to Lyon is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Netherlands?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

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:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 12/5/21. 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 Rotterdam here.

How far is it from Lyon to Rotterdam by train?
The train distance from Lyon to Rotterdam is around 426 miles (687 km).
When traveling by train from Lyon to Rotterdam, which train station in Lyon do I depart from and which train station in Rotterdam do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Lyon, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière. When you arrive in Rotterdam, your train can arrive in train stations including Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Noord and Rotterdam Blaak.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Lyon Part Dieu   to Rotterdam Centraal.

Where is the Lyon train station located? Where is the Rotterdam train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Rotterdam Centraal, located 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city center.

How many train services are there between Lyon and Rotterdam a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Lyon to Rotterdam. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Rotterdam
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 Rotterdam.
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