Arriving by train
3 TGV train stations and a network of TER regional trains: something for everyone!
With 2 stations in the city center including Part-Dieu and Perrache , you will be sure to find your way in and out of the city. The TGV or fast speed train places Lyon in the center of Europe today: 2 hours from Paris (a train every 30 minutes), 3 hours from Lille, 1.40 hour from Marseille (22 round trips daily), 5 hours from London (by Eurostar) and 5.10 hours from Barcelone. The TGV also serves Chambéry, Annecy and Brussels as well as many other European cities...
Information on our local stations Part-Dieu, Perrache and Lyon Saint Exupéry at: www.voyages-sncf.com
Good train plans:
SNCF-CONNECT offers you the opportunity to book your train tickets online at reduced prices to more than 30 destinations in France, from or to Lyon. More information on the sncf-connect.com website.
The Mon Chauffeur service allows you to book your taxi without waiting on departure or arrival in Lyon (even if the train is delayed) from €10 per journey.
OUIGO offers low-cost fares from €10 for a one-way trip and a single, fixed fare of €5 for children. More information on the ouigo.com website.
TRAINLINE offers travel throughout Europe by combining the fares of different carriers, taking into account the discount cards available in the 19 countries covered by their offer. More information on trainline.eu.
TRENITALIA offers to book train tickets from or to the following cities: Lyon (Part-Dieu and Perrache), Paris, Chambéry, Modane, Bardonecchia, Turin and Milan. Accessibility, comfort and quality made to measure, the Dolce Vita at high speed. More information on trenitalia.com.
A dense TER network
Consult all the information on the regional public transport network: routes, timetables on oura.com.
You can find more information on the TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes network as well as the full range of regional fares and exclusive promotional offers at ter.sncf.com/auvergne-rhone-alpes.
Please note that the illico Promo Vacances offer and the illico Promo Samedi offer allow you to benefit from a 40% discount and free travel for children under 12 years of age when travelling with TER in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes on Saturdays and on all days of the school holidays. Offer valid for 2 people or more. On sale on theSNCF TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes website.
To prepare your trip: choose and book the best mode of transport: train, bus and their combinations on tictactrip.eu.