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Lille to Lyon by train

  • First train
    05:42
  • Last train
    20:02
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 57m
  • Distance
    566 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 9m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Lille to Lyon by train

Fast trains from Lille to Lyon take around 2 hours and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 566 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lille and Lyon.

1. Are there direct trains from Lille to Lyon?

Direct trains from Lille to Lyon have been found.

We usually find around 22 direct trains on the route from Lille to Lyon every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 24 departures.

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

The Lille to Lyon train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Lyon is usually scheduled to depart Lille around 05:57 and the last train is around 20:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lille around 05:42, and the last at 20:02.

When to book Lille to Lyon train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 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 Lille to Lyon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lille and Lyon?

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

  • TGV

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.