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 h 47 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Rome to Lyon without transferring at least 2 times.
|Distance||463 miles (747 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 22 min|
|Average train ticket price||$79 (€77)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
Trains from Rome to Lyon cover the 463 miles (747 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 22 min with our travel partners like ItaloTreno. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $79 (€77), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $69 (€67). Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
Italo trains will get you to Lyon from Rome from $69 (€67). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets to Lyon from Rome: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.
Train information from Rome to Lyon with Italo:
Travel by train between Rome, Italy and Lyon, France is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/24/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lyon from Rome closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from France to Italy is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/19/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Rome from Lyon.
There are a few train stations in Rome to start your route from including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. In Lyon you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Roma Termini and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) 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.
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