Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 18m
Trains per day3
Fare range€20 - €199
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:18
Last train departs at18:34
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 26m
Origin StationCarcassonne
Destination StationLyon

Train times for Tue 21 Aug

5h 07m
3 changes
3h 43m
1 change
5h 17m
3 changes
4h 37m
2 changes
4h 47m
1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

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.*

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

Are there direct train services between Carcassonne and Lyon?

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.

How do I get back to Carcassonne?

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

  • *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 Carcassonne to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/08/2018. 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 20/05/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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