Deutsche BahnSNCFTrenitalia
Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 21m
Trains per day8
Fare range€7.00 - €237.00
Distance112km
Train operatorsregiojet,
First & last trains
First train departs at04:58
Last train departs at19:14
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 44m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationGenève Cornavin
Destination StationLyon

Genève Cornavin to Lyon train times

Check out the next trains departing from Genève Cornavin to Lyon for Tuesday 25th Sep 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
08:38
10:22
Genève Cornavin
Lyon
1h 44m
Direct
09:22
11:22
Genève Cornavin
Lyon
2h 00m
Direct
09:49
13:00
Genève Cornavin
Lyon
3h 11m
1 change
11:22
13:22
Genève Cornavin
Lyon
2h 00m
Direct
11:47
15:10
Genève Cornavin
Lyon
3h 23m
1 change

SNCF and TGV Lyria trains from Genève Cornavin to Lyon

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

SNCF and TGV Lyria trains from Genève Cornavin to Lyon

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

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

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).

PhotoChabe01, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

TGV Lyria Train

TGV Lyria links France to Switzerland and can travel at a maximum speed of 320 km/h. Resulting from the collaboration between SNCF and SBB, TGV Lyria has three comfort classes on all trains. Standard (equivalent to the Second Class TGV, with comfortable seats), Standard 1ère (with more legroom and access to the SNCF show Grand Voyageur at the Gare de Lyon in Paris) and Business 1ère (available all week except Saturday, on some lines only).

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

The average journey time between Genève Cornavin and Lyon is 2 hours and 21 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 44 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from Genève Cornavin 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 Genève Cornavin to Lyon?

The first train from Genève Cornavin to Lyon departs at 04:58. The last train from Genève Cornavin to Lyon departs at 19:14. 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 Genève Cornavin and Lyon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Genève Cornavin to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 8 direct trains from Genève Cornavin to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Genève Cornavin?

By train, of course. See trains from Lyon to Genève Cornavin.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Genève Cornavin to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/09/2018. 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 23/06/2018 for travel on 23/06/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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