Nice to Lyon train

Cheap train tickets from Nice to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Cheapest

42

Average

73

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Nice to Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
05:23PMNice4h39 10:02PMLyon Part Dieu
0 transfers
421One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:53PMNice4h32 07:25PMLyon Part Dieu
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501One-way
03:53PMNice5h00 08:53PMLyon Part Dieu
1 transfer
571One-way
11:53AMNice4h29 04:22PMLyon Part Dieu
1 transfer
741One-way
06:52AMNice4h36 11:28AMLyon Part Dieu
0 transfers
861One-way

Train schedule from Nice to Lyon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, November 30
06:52AMNice4h36 11:28AMLyon Part Dieu
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06:52AMNice4h36 11:28AMLyon Part Dieu
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08:28AMNice Saint-Augustin5h26 01:54PMLyon Part Dieu
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11:53AMNice4h29 04:22PMLyon Part Dieu
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01:28PMNice Saint-Augustin5h26 06:54PMLyon Part Dieu
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02:53PMNice4h32 07:25PMLyon Part Dieu
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03:53PMNice5h00 08:53PMLyon Part Dieu
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05:23PMNice4h39 10:02PMLyon Part Dieu
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Fastest train times from Nice to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Fastest Journey

4 h 29 m

Average

4 h 50 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

297 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Nice for Lyon every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
11:53AMNice4h29 04:22PMLyon Part Dieu
1 transfer
741One-way
2nd Fastest
02:53PMNice4h32 07:25PMLyon Part Dieu
0 transfers
501One-way
06:52AMNice4h36 11:28AMLyon Part Dieu
0 transfers
861One-way
06:52AMNice4h36 11:28AMLyon Part Dieu
0 transfers
861One-way
05:23PMNice4h39 10:02PMLyon Part Dieu
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421One-way

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Overview: Train from Nice to Lyon

distanceDistance184 miles (297 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price$56 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV, SNCF | Autocar, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Trains from Nice to Lyon cover the 184 miles (297 km) long route taking on average 4 h 36 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Autocar, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $42 (€38), but the average price of train tickets is $56 (€51). Travelers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Train companies: SNCF (3) from Nice to Lyon trains

Travel between Nice and Lyon from $42 (€38) with Omio’s train partners SNCF (3)! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

SNCF (3)

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 184 miles (297 km) long journey from Nice to 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 journey, then book your cheap Nice to Lyon train with us.

Find cheap tickets for SNCF (3) trains to Lyon from Nice on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Nice to Lyon train schedule from SNCF (3), the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 184 miles (297 km) journey from Nice to Lyon, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Nice to Lyon in the Omio app, you can check to see if the SNCF (3) trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the SNCF (3) train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Lyon from Nice and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train from Nice to Lyon with SNCF (3)!

SNCF (3) from Nice to Lyon train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 45 min
  • SNCF (3) frequency: 5 a day

Train tickets from Nice to Lyon: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 48 €
2 weeks earlier 47 €2%
3 weeks earlier 45 €7%
1 month before 44 €9%
2 months earlier 42 €14.%
3 months earlier 38 €26%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Nice - Lyon. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Nice - Lyon 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 7% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Nice - Lyon with 2 months in advance you save up to about 14% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 26%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips: Trains from Nice to Lyon

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Lyon 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 Nice to Lyon.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Nice to Lyon to cost as little as $42 (€38)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Nice to Lyon train price to come in at an average of $56 (€51)  one way.
The distance to Lyon from Nice by train is approximately 184 miles (297 km).
On average the Nice to Lyon train time is 4 h 36 min  covering the 184 miles (297 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Nice, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin. When you arrive in Lyon, your train can arrive in train stations including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare Routière.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Nice Ville   to Lyon Part Dieu.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Nice Ville and need to travel around 0.2 miles (378 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Lyon most often arrive at Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel around 2 miles (3.3 km) from this train station to the city center.

For the best Nice to Lyon train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Autocar, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TGV INOUI. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Nice to Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day from Nice to Lyon. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with 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.
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Nice to Lyon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Nice to Lyon train departs at 12: 53 PM   and the last train from Nice to Lyon leaves at 12: 53 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Nice to Lyon on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets from Nice to Lyon within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $56 (€51) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Nice to Lyon a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports in Nice and Lyon

Nice
Lyon
Nice Ville is the most popular Nice 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 Nice for your trip to Lyon.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 493870707
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 30 - 15: 30
Public transit options for Nice Ville
Bus lines: Ligne d'Azur
Tram lines: 1
Train lines: TGV, OUIGO, Intercités, TER PACA 3, TER PACA 4, TER PACA 5, TER PACA 6, Russian Railways

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