Paris to Lyon

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21 trains from $75
Mon, Jul 22
19 trains from $71
Fri, Jul 26
19 trains from $53
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Prices for trains, buses and flights

Train
Bus
Flight
Sat
Jul 20
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$70Bla Bla Bus
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Sun
Jul 21
$75SNCF | TGV INOUI
$29Bla Bla Bus
$151HOP!
Mon
Jul 22
$71SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Ouibus
$284Vueling
Tue
Jul 23
$61SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Flixbus
$311Air Corsica
Wed
Jul 24
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$29Ouibus
$213Vueling
Thu
Jul 25
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Ouibus
$213Vueling
Fri
Jul 26
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Flixbus
$272Vueling
Sat
Jul 27
$75SNCF | TGV INOUI
$18Flixbus
$153Air France
Sun
Jul 28
$57SNCF | TGV INOUI
$21Bla Bla Bus
$151HOP!
Mon
Jul 29
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$18Ouibus
$213Vueling
Tue
Jul 30
$45SNCF | TGV INOUI
$18Flixbus
$140HOP!
Wed
Jul 31
$45SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Ouibus
$142Air France
Thu
Aug 1
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Ouibus
$151HOP!
Fri
Aug 2
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Bla Bla Bus
$140HOP!
Sat
Aug 3
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Ouibus
$140HOP!
Sun
Aug 4
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$21Bla Bla Bus
$151HOP!
Mon
Aug 5
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$18Flixbus
$140HOP!
Tue
Aug 6
$45SNCF | TGV INOUI
$18Bla Bla Bus
$140HOP!
Wed
Aug 7
$45SNCF | TGV INOUI
$18Flixbus
$140HOP!
Thu
Aug 8
$45SNCF | TGV INOUI
$18Ouibus
$151HOP!
Fri
Aug 9
$45SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Bla Bla Bus
$140HOP!

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.


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Best fares from Paris to Lyon

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Next Month
Mon, Jul 22
Bus
Ouibus
05:155h 55m11:10
ParisLyon
Mon, Jul 22
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
18:591h 57m20:56
ParisLyon
Mon, Jul 22
Flight
Vueling
04:406h 15m10:55
ParisLyon
Fastest Way to Travel from Paris to Lyon
Sun, Jul 28
Flight
HOP!
18:351h19:35
ParisLyon
Fri, Aug 2
Flight
HOP!
18:351h19:35
ParisLyon
Sat, Aug 3
Flight
HOP!
07:251h08:25
ParisLyon
Return Journeys from Lyon to Paris
Mon, Jul 22
Bus
Ouibus
21:306h 45m04:15
LyonParis
Mon, Jul 22
Train
SNCF | TER
11:165h 8m16:24
LyonParis
Mon, Jul 22
Flight
Air France
14:001h 10m15:10
LyonParis

Stations

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

Amenities

WC
BusParis Gallieni Porte Bagnolet

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines 3
FlightParis-Charles de Gaulle

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