+ 200 more
Best price for your journey

Compare and book train and bus tickets for over 200 companies, including SNCF (TGV INOUI, Intercités, TER), OUIGO and OUIBUS.

Get your points and discounts

We accept SNCF discount cards, TGVMax and all other major cards.

Easy to book and manage

Find, book, change or cancel your tickets in an instant.

Pay with confidence

Buy tickets with PayPal, ApplePay, Visa, Amex and all international credit cards.

Route overview
Avg. journey time10h 26m
Fare range€30.00 - €342.00
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:34
Last train departs at21:02
Fastest journey
Fastest route6h 46m
Changes1 change
Origin StationBordeaux
Destination StationLyon

Bordeaux to Lyon train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bordeaux to Lyon for Tuesday 22nd Jan 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
8h 10m
1 change
7h 56m
1 change
7h 48m
2 changes
8h 20m
1 change
7h 21m
1 change

Bordeaux to Lyon train prices

Train tickets from Bordeaux to Lyon start at €30.00 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Bordeaux to Lyon start at €133.65 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
14 days
in advance
Avg. single price
On the day
Avg. single price

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

The average journey time between Bordeaux and Lyon is 10 hours and 26 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 46 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 12 trains per day travelling from Bordeaux 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 Bordeaux to Lyon?

The first train from Bordeaux to Lyon departs at 06:34. The last train from Bordeaux to Lyon departs at 21:02. 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 Bordeaux and Lyon?

No, it is not possible to travel from Bordeaux to Lyon without having to change trains. To travel from Bordeaux 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.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lyon to Bordeaux. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Bordeaux to Lyon.
*Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / **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 Bordeaux to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/01/2019. 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 18/10/2018 for travel on 18/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

Journeys start better with Trainline

We help customers across Europe make more than 125,000 smarter journeys every single day.