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Lyon to Alessandria by train

  • First train
    08:28
  • Last train
    22:10
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 58m
  • Distance
    306 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    16
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 36m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lyon to Alessandria by train

Fast trains from Lyon to Alessandria take around 5 hours and 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 306 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Alessandria.

1. Are there direct trains from Lyon to Alessandria?

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

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Lyon to Alessandria 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 20 departures.

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

The Lyon to Alessandria train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Alessandria is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 08:31 and the last train is around 22:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 06:37, and the last at 22:10.

When to book Lyon to Alessandria train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Alessandria by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lyon and Alessandria?

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

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciabianca
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • SFM
  • SFM 1
  • SFM 2
  • SFM 3
  • SFM 4
  • SFM 6
  • 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.