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Palencia to Lyon by train

  • First train
    05:36
  • Last train
    21:31
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    12hr 1m
  • Distance
    858 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    5
  • Avg. journey time
    25hr 31m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Palencia to Lyon by train

Fast trains from Palencia to Lyon take around 12 hours and 1 minute, covering a distance of approximately 858 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Palencia and Lyon.

1. Are there direct trains from Palencia to Lyon?

Journeys between Palencia and Lyon usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 6 departures on the route from Palencia to Lyon 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 5 departures.

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

The Palencia to Lyon train travel time is normally about 12 hours and 1 minute, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Lyon is usually scheduled to depart Palencia around 05:36 and the last train is around 18:11. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Palencia around 08:05, and the last at 21:31.

When to book Palencia to Lyon train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 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 Palencia to Lyon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Palencia and Lyon?

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

  • AVE
  • Alvia
  • FS100
  • Intercités
  • Media Distancia
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional
  • Trenhotel

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

Lyon to Palencia by train

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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.