Paris to Lyon

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Today
16 trains from $56
Tomorrow
15 trains from $74
Fri, Sep 27
27 trains from $52
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Prices for trains, buses and flights

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Bus
Flight
Fri
Sep 20
$56SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Bla Bla Bus
$226Air France
Sat
Sep 21
$74SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Bla Bla Bus
$139British Airways
Sun
Sep 22
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Bla Bla Bus
$138HOP!
Mon
Sep 23
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Bla Bla Bus
$164Vueling
Tue
Sep 24
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Bla Bla Bus
$140Air France
Wed
Sep 25
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$6Bla Bla Bus
$140Air France
Thu
Sep 26
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
$6Bla Bla Bus
$108Vueling
Fri
Sep 27
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Bla Bla Bus
$140Air France
Sat
Sep 28
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$6Bla Bla Bus
$139British Airways
Sun
Sep 29
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Bla Bla Bus
$138HOP!
Mon
Sep 30
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$6Bla Bla Bus
$140Air France
Tue
Oct 1
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$1Bla Bla Bus
$140Air France
Wed
Oct 2
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$1Bla Bla Bus
$140Air France
Thu
Oct 3
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$6Bla Bla Bus
$120Vueling
Fri
Oct 4
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Bla Bla Bus
$140Air France
Sat
Oct 5
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$1Bla Bla Bus
$441Air Algerie
Sun
Oct 6
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Bla Bla Bus
$138HOP!
Mon
Oct 7
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$6Bla Bla Bus
$140Air France
Tue
Oct 8
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
$1Bla Bla Bus
$140Air France
Wed
Oct 9
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
$1Bla Bla Bus
$135Iberia Express
Thu
Oct 10
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$6Bla Bla Bus
$102Vueling

How to Travel from Paris to Lyon

There are a range of transport options for traveling in France from Paris to Lyon. Flying is the quickest mode of transport while taking a bus is the cheapest. The most popular way to travel from Paris to Lyon is by taking a high-speed train which offers fast and efficient service.

Trains from Paris to Lyon | Buses from Paris to Lyon | Flights from Paris to Lyon

Paris to Lyon Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€15

5:15 h

1 Day Ahead

trains

€61

1:57 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€131

1:00 h

2 Months Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Paris to Lyon?

Cheapest way to travel from Paris to Lyon


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Taking a bus is cheapest way to travel from Paris to Lyon. Buses traveling from Paris to Lyon depart from either Paris' Porte d'Orléans, Quai de Bercy, Gare Routière Galliéni, or Porte Maillot bus station and take at least 5:15 h to arrive at Lyon Gare Sncf Part Dieu. Over 30 buses travel from Paris to Lyon every day, with the first departing at 2:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Paris to Lyon include Eurolines, Flixbus, and Ouibus.


Fastest way to travel from Paris to Lyon


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Paris to Lyon. Flights traveling from Paris to Lyon depart from either Paris' Charles de Gaulle or Orly airport and arrive at Lyon–Saint-Exupéry airport after an hour of flight time; however, when travel time to and from Paris and Lyon's airports is taken into consideration taking a high-speed SNCF train is actually the fastest way to tarvel from Paris to Lyon. Approximately 11 direct flights travel from Paris to Lyon every day, with the first departing at 7:35 a.m. Airlines that travel directly from Paris to Lyon include HOP! and Air France. Air France flights depart from Paris–Charles de Gaulle airport while HOP! flights depart from Paris–Orly airport.


Most popular way to travel from Paris to Lyon


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Taking a train is the most popular way to travel from Paris to Lyon. Trains traveling from Paris to Lyon are almost 1½ faster than taking a flight when travel time to and from Paris and Lyon's airports is taken into consideration. Trains traveling from Paris to Lyon are also €70 cheaper on average compared with taking a flight. Alternatively, taking a train is at least 3 hours faster than taking the bus. All trains traveling from Paris to Lyon depart from Paris' Gare de Lyon and take approximately 2 hours to arrive at Lyon's Part-Dieu train station. All trains traveling from Paris to Lyon are operated by SNCF, with 6 trains departing Paris per day.


Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Paris
Lyon
BusGare Paris Bercy

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BusParis Gallieni Porte Bagnolet

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
FlightParis-Charles de Gaulle

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