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Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 09m
Fare range€10.00 - €163.00
Distance392km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:51
Last train departs at20:51
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 14m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationLyon Perrache
Destination StationParis Montparnasse

Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse train times

Check out the next trains departing from Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse for Tuesday 18th Dec 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:46
14:41
Lyon Perrache
Paris Montparnasse
3h 55m
2 changes
10:57
15:02
Lyon Perrache
Paris Montparnasse
4h 05m
3 changes
12:46
16:37
Lyon Perrache
Paris Montparnasse
3h 51m
2 changes
13:16
17:22
Lyon Perrache
Paris Montparnasse
4h 06m
2 changes
13:16
18:26
Lyon Perrache
Paris Montparnasse
5h 10m
1 change

SNCF, TGV, Intercités and OUIGO trains from Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse

You can travel from Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse on SNCF, TGV, Intercités and OUIGO 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.

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Intercites Train

Intercités is the classic service of SNCF. The Intercités lines are an important part of the French rail network. Trains make more stops and are cheaper than TGVs, and run at speeds of up to 160 km/h. Two comfort classes are offered aboard Intercités – First Class and Second Class. Intercités by night allows you to travel at night on certain routes, in sleeper cars.

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OUIGO Train

OUIGO is the low-cost TGV service of SNCF. OUIGO trains have a unique comfort class, equivalent to the Second Class of a classic TGV. OUIGO tickets are only available on the internet. You also have the option to add features, such as a power socket instead, the layout of your seat in a space called tranquillity or the addition of additional luggage.

How long does it take to travel from Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse by train?

The average journey time between Lyon Perrache and Paris Montparnasse is 4 hours and 9 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 14 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 29 trains per day travelling from Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse. 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 Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse?

The first train from Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse departs at 05:51. The last train from Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse departs at 20:51. 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 Lyon Perrache and Paris Montparnasse?

No, it is not possible to travel from Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse without having to change trains. To travel from Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse 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 Paris Montparnasse to Lyon Perrache.
*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. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lyon Perrache to Paris Montparnasse for a typical week day using timetable data for 18/12/2018. 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 16/09/2018 for travel on 17/09/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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