SNCFOUIBUSEurostar
Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 57m
Fare range€27 - €196
Distance465km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:10
Last train departs at18:21
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 12m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationAlençon
Destination StationLyon

Train times for Tue 28 Aug

07:17
11:29
Alençon
Lyon
4h 12m
1 change
07:48
12:56
Alençon
Lyon
5h 08m
2 changes
08:37
13:34
Alençon
Lyon
4h 57m
2 changes
12:48
17:30
Alençon
Lyon
4h 42m
1 change
14:02
19:00
Alençon
Lyon
4h 58m
2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Alençon to Lyon start at €95.19 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

7 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€95.19
1 day
in advance
€104.63
Avg. single price
On the day
€118.87
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Alençon to Lyon?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Alençon to Lyon is €26.6. To buy train tickets from Alençon to Lyon for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Alençon to Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Alençon and Lyon is 4 hours and 57 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 12 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 9 trains per day travelling from Alençon to Lyon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Alençon to Lyon?

The first train from Alençon to Lyon departs at 06:10. The last train from Alençon to Lyon departs at 18:21. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Alençon and Lyon?

No, it is not possible to travel from Alençon to Lyon without having to change trains. To travel from Alençon to Lyon will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Alençon?

By train, of course. See trains from Lyon to Alençon.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Alençon to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 28/08/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 20/05/2018 for travel on 25/05/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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