The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Saint-Étienne to Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Saint-Étienne for Lyon every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||30 miles (49 km)|
|Average train duration||40 min|
|Average train ticket price||$14 (€12)|
|Train frequency||44 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 27 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||SNCF | Autocar, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Trains from Saint-Étienne to Lyon cover the 30 miles (49 km) long journey taking on average 40 min with our travel partners like SNCF | Autocar, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 44 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $10 (€9), but the average price of train tickets is $14 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from St-Étienne Châteaucreux and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
When departing from Saint-Étienne, you have various train station options to start your route from including St-Étienne Châteaucreux, Saint-Étienne Bellevue and Saint-Étienne-La Terrasse. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your route in train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV.
Passengers board the train most frequently from St-Étienne Châteaucreux, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Lyon Part Dieu, located 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city centre.
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