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Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 32m
Trains per day6
Fare range€39.00 - €257.00
Distance566km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:09
Last train departs at21:13
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 27m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationBrussels
Destination StationLyon

Brussels to Lyon train times

Check out the next trains departing from Brussels to Lyon for Saturday 15th Dec 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:33
14:00
Brussels
Lyon
3h 27m
Direct
10:43
14:56
Brussels
Lyon
4h 13m
2 changes
11:13
15:56
Brussels
Lyon
4h 43m
1 change
12:16
16:33
Brussels
Lyon
4h 17m
2 changes
13:09
17:04
Brussels
Lyon
3h 55m
Direct

SNCF and TGV trains from Brussels to Lyon

You can travel from Brussels to Lyon on SNCF and TGV trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

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SNCF TGV

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

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SNCF TGV

TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 320 km/h. All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and removable shelves. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with more flexible train tickets and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

Brussels to Lyon train prices

Train tickets from Brussels to Lyon start at €39.00 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Brussels to Lyon start at €133.36 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!
€133.36
14 days
in advance
€135.92
Avg. single price
On the day
€179.04
Avg. single price

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

The average journey time between Brussels and Lyon is 4 hours and 32 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 27 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 30 trains per day travelling from Brussels 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 Brussels to Lyon?

The first train from Brussels to Lyon departs at 06:09. The last train from Brussels to Lyon departs at 21:13. 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 Brussels and Lyon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Brussels to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 6 direct trains from Brussels to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lyon to Brussels. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Brussels to Lyon.
**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 Brussels to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 15/12/2018. 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 14/09/2018 for travel on 14/09/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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