|Distance||426 miles (687 km)|
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||TGV or Thalys|
Trains from Rotterdam to Lyon cover the 426 miles (687 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 18 min with our travel partners like TGV or Thalys. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
Thalys will get you from Rotterdam to Lyon at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.
Thalys tickets from Rotterdam to Lyon are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with Thalys between Rotterdam and Lyon all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Thalys train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 426 miles (687 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the Thalys train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Rotterdam to Lyon routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Thalys Rotterdam to Lyon train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Thalys train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Lyon with Thalys!
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Lyon, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/19/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Rotterdam to Lyon before traveling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Lyon to Rotterdam is: Fully open
Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the requirements?
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/19/21. 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 Rotterdam from Lyon here.
Some of the Rotterdam train stations to Lyon you can start your journey from include Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Central Station and Rotterdam Noord. 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 Rotterdam Centraal and arriving in Lyon Part Dieu.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Lyon.
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