RenfeALSArenfe-SNCF
Route overview
Avg. journey time6h 32m
Trains per day1
Fare range€29.00 - €211.00
Distance532km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at08:25
Last train departs at16:45
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 55m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationBarcelona
Destination StationLyon

Barcelona to Lyon train times

Check out the next trains departing from Barcelona to Lyon for Friday 19th Oct 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
08:25
13:20
Barcelona
Lyon
4h 55m
Direct
09:25
14:31
Barcelona
Lyon
5h 06m
1 change
13:20
18:24
Barcelona
Lyon
5h 04m
1 change
16:45
21:50
Barcelona
Lyon
5h 05m
1 change
08:25
13:20
Barcelona
Lyon
4h 55m
Direct

Renfe-SNCF trains from Barcelona to Lyon

You can travel from Barcelona to Lyon on Renfe-SNCF trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Barcelona to Lyon, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.
Renfe-SNCF

Renfe-SNCF trains are the result of a collaboration between France and Spain to bring the two countries together via a network of high-speed trains. There are two comfort classes – Turista (or Second Class) and Preferente (or First Class). Both classes have power sockets and comfortable seating. Luggage security checks are in force at all Spanish stations before boarding. It's also advisable to travel with your identity card for border control.

Everything you need to know about your train journey

Information included in this video is correct as of 10/12/16

Barcelona to Lyon train prices

Train tickets from Barcelona to Lyon start at €29.00 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Barcelona to Lyon start at €85.99 when you book at least 28 days in advance.* Tickets usually go on sale 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.

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€85.99
14 days
in advance
€90.85
Avg. single price
On the day
€152.93
Avg. single price

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

The average journey time between Barcelona and Lyon is 6 hours and 32 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 55 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 6 trains per day travelling from Barcelona 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 Barcelona to Lyon?

The first train from Barcelona to Lyon departs at 08:25. The last train from Barcelona to Lyon departs at 16:45. 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 Barcelona and Lyon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Barcelona to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Barcelona to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Barcelona?

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

  • *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 Barcelona to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 19/10/2018. 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 20/07/2018 for travel on 20/07/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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