Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Carcassonne to Lyon start at €72.95 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*
The minimum price of a train ticket from Carcassonne to Lyon is €20. To buy train tickets from Carcassonne 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.
The average journey time between Carcassonne and Lyon is 4 hours and 18 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 26 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 12 trains per day travelling from Carcassonne 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.
The first train from Carcassonne to Lyon departs at 06:18. The last train from Carcassonne to Lyon departs at 18:34. 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Carcassonne to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Carcassonne to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
By train, of course. See trains from Lyon to Carcassonne.