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Journey timeFrom 5h 06m
Price$26.46 - $38.01
Distance105km (65 miles)
Departure stationLyon
Arrival stationSt-Claude
Changes1 change
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Lyon to St-Claude train times

Check out the next trains departing from Lyon to St-Claude for Tuesday 22nd Oct 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
07:2512:405h 15m, 1 change
08:3413:405h 06m, 3 changes
20:1608:5912h 43m, 3 changes

SNCF trains from Lyon to St-Claude

You can travel from Lyon to St-Claude on SNCF 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.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

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).

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to St-Claude

Train tickets from Lyon to St-Claude start at €22.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €25.65.
lowest price found
from22.90
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price25.33
on the day
avg. single price25.65

Biglietti e offerte Trenitalia e Frecciarossa

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Lyon to St-Claude by booking early.§

Biglietti e offerte Italo treno

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Risparmia prenotando in anticipo

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Biglietti e offerte treni internazionali

Take a look at treni in Europa Low Cost to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Lyon to St-Claude? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Lyon to St-Claude take?

The average journey time by train between Lyon and St-Claude is 7 hours and 41 minutes, with around 3 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Lyon and St-Claude by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Lyon to St-Claude is 5 hours and 6 minutes.

How much does the train from Lyon to St-Claude cost?

Train tickets from Lyon to St-Claude can start from as little as €22.90 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Lyon to St-Claude?

No, there are no direct train services from Lyon to St-Claude. Travelling from Lyon to St-Claude by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Lyon to St-Claude leave?

The first train from Lyon to St-Claude leaves at 07:25. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Lyon to St-Claude leave?

The last train from Lyon to St-Claude leaves at 20:16. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Lyon and St-Claude by train?

Trains travelling from Lyon to St-Claude cover a distance of around 105km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from St-Claude to Lyon.
*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. / 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 Lyon to St-Claude for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/10/2019. 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 23/10/2018 for travel on 24/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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