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Lyon to Birmingham by train
Fastest journey7hr 8m
Trains per day26
Avg. journey time8hr 58m
Travelling from Lyon to Birmingham by train
Fast trains from Lyon to Birmingham take around 7 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 900 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Birmingham.
1. Are there direct trains from Lyon to Birmingham?
Journeys between Lyon and Birmingham usually involve 2 changes of train.
We usually find around 27 departures on the route from Lyon to Birmingham every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 23 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Lyon to Birmingham?
The Lyon to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lyon to Birmingham train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 05:34 and the last train is around 17:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 05:31, and the last at 19:08.
When to book Lyon to Birmingham train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half 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 Lyon to Birmingham by train.
Which train companies operate between Lyon and Birmingham?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lyon to Birmingham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Avanti West Coast
- East Midlands Trains
- London Midland
- London Underground
- Train Express Regional
- UK Rail Connections
- Virgin Trains
- West Midlands Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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