Innsbruck to Lyon by train

  • First train
    04:31
  • Last train
    21:48
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 8m
  • Distance
    530 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    10
  • Avg. journey time
    15hr 22m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Innsbruck to Lyon by train

Fast trains from Innsbruck to Lyon take around 8 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 530 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Innsbruck and Lyon.

1. Are there direct trains from Innsbruck to Lyon?

Journeys between Innsbruck and Lyon usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Innsbruck to Lyon every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Innsbruck to Lyon?

The Innsbruck to Lyon train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Innsbruck to Lyon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lyon is usually scheduled to depart Innsbruck around 04:31 and the last train is around 21:48. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Innsbruck to Lyon train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Innsbruck to Lyon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Innsbruck and Lyon?

More than one train company operates on the route from Innsbruck to Lyon, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CityNightLine
  • Euro City
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Inter City
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Lyria
  • Night Jet
  • Nightjet
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Express
  • Railjet Xpress
  • RegionalExpress
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Thello
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.