Cheap train tickets from Nice to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Jan 20

Cheapest

$68

Average

$85

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.

The average ticket from Nice to Lyon will cost around $ 85 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 68.

Cheapest
05:23PMNice Ville4h39 10:02PMLyon Part Dieu
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$681One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:53PMNice Ville4h32 07:25PMLyon Part Dieu
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$731One-way
06:52AMNice Ville4h36 11:28AMLyon Part Dieu
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$831One-way
11:53AMNice Ville4h29 04:22PMLyon Part Dieu
1 changes
$911One-way
01:28PMNice Saint-Augustin5h26 06:54PMLyon Part Dieu
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$961One-way

Train schedule from Nice to Lyon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, Jan 20
06:52AMNice Ville4h36 11:28AMLyon Part Dieu
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08:28AMNice Saint-Augustin5h26 01:54PMLyon Part Dieu
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11:53AMNice Ville4h29 04:22PMLyon Part Dieu
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01:28PMNice Saint-Augustin5h26 06:54PMLyon Part Dieu
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02:53PMNice Ville4h32 07:25PMLyon Part Dieu
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05:23PMNice Ville4h39 10:02PMLyon Part Dieu
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Thu
Jan 20
$64SNCF | TGV INOUI
$18BlaBlaCar Bus
$217Air France
Fri
Jan 21
$73SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
$252Air France
Sat
Jan 22
$51SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
Jan 23
$78SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
$217Air France
Mon
Jan 24
$51SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
$252Air France
Tue
Jan 25
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$272Air France
Wed
Jan 26
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$243Air France
Thu
Jan 27
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13Flixbus
$243Air France
Fri
Jan 28
$73SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
$242Air France
Sat
Jan 29
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
Jan 30
$51SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
$159Air France
Mon
Jan 31
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
$243Air France
Tue
Feb 1
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
$205Air France
Wed
Feb 2
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$205Air France
Thu
Feb 3
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$13BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
Feb 4
$69SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
$205Air France
Sat
Feb 5
$55SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
Feb 6
$78SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
$159Air France
Mon
Feb 7
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$13BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
Feb 8
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$13BlaBlaCar Bus
$178Air France

Fastest train times from Nice to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Jan 20

Fastest Journey

4 h 29 m

Average

4 h 51 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

297 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Nice for Lyon every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 297 km distance in an average of 4 h 51 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 29 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 26 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
11:53AMNice Ville4h29 04:22PMLyon Part Dieu
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$911One-way
2nd Fastest
02:53PMNice Ville4h32 07:25PMLyon Part Dieu
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$731One-way
06:52AMNice Ville4h36 11:28AMLyon Part Dieu
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$831One-way
05:23PMNice Ville4h39 10:02PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$681One-way
08:28AMNice Saint-Augustin5h26 01:54PMLyon Part Dieu
1 changes
$991One-way

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Overview: Train from Nice to Lyon

distanceDistance184 miles (297 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$61 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER

Trains from Nice to Lyon cover the 184 miles (297 km) long route taking on average 4 h 32 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $51 (€42), but the average price of train tickets is $61 (€51). Travelers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

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 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

How much are cheap trains between Nice and Lyon?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Lyon from Nice for the next 7 days starting from $51 (€42)  one way.

What is the cost of a train between Nice and Lyon?

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 $61 (€51)  one way.

How far is it from Nice to Lyon by train?

The Nice to Lyon train distance is approximately 184 miles (297 km).

How long is the train to Lyon from Nice?

The Nice to Lyon train duration is on average 4 h 32 min, which is to be expected when traveling 184 miles (297 km) to Lyon from Nice. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Nice and arrival train station in Lyon?

Some of the Nice train stations to Lyon you can start your journey from include Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Lyon include Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Nice Ville   and arriving in Lyon Part Dieu.

Where is the train station in Nice? Where is the train station in Lyon?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Nice Ville, which is located around 0.2 miles (378 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Lyon Part Dieu, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center.

Which train providers can take me from Nice to Lyon?

If you're looking for trains from Nice to Lyon, you can rely on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER to get you to Lyon. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Nice to Lyon journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I buy a direct train from Nice to Lyon?

Yes, there are 10 direct trains to Lyon from Nice per day with SNCF | TGV INOUI  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

How many trains per day are there between Nice and Lyon?

The average number of trains departing Nice for Lyon is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Nice to Lyon? When is the last train from Nice to Lyon?

The first Nice to Lyon train departs at 5: 52 AM   and the last train from Nice to Lyon leaves at 4: 23 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.

How early should I purchase train tickets between Nice and Lyon to score the best deals?

If you buy the Nice to Lyon train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $61 (€51). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Nice to Lyon. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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.
Amenities at station
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