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Take the train from Lyon to Vannes in 5 hours 24 minutes

If you want to travel from Lyon to Vannes by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Lyon to Vannes by train to take around 8 hours 40 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 5 hours 24 minutes on the fastest services. You’ll usually find around 12 trains per day running on this route, which spans 382 miles (615 km). You’ll have to make 1 change along the way on your journey to Vannes.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Lyon to Vannes start from €35.00 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for timetables, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Lyon to Vannes by train

It takes an average of 8h 40m to travel from Lyon to Vannes by train, over a distance of around 382 miles (615 km). There are normally 12 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Vannes and tickets for this journey start from €35 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 5h 24m
PriceFrom €35
Distance382 miles (615 km)
Frequency12 trains per day
First train06:30
Last train20:16
Departure stationLyon
Arrival stationVannes
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus, BlaBlaCar Bus

Lyon to Vannes train times

Check out the next trains departing from Lyon to Vannes for Tuesday 2nd November 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:04 11:44 5h 40m, 2 changes
06:34 12:27 5h 53m, 1 change
08:04 14:27 6h 23m, 1 change
10:26 16:32 6h 6m, 1 change
12:04 18:27 6h 23m, 1 change
14:04 19:28 5h 24m, 1 change
16:04 21:32 5h 28m, 1 change
16:26 06:08 13h 42m, 3 changes
17:04 07:14 14h 10m, 2 changes
19:04 08:28 13h 24m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Vannes

The price of train tickets from Lyon to Vannes starts at €35 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

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 Vannes by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

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.

Choose a slower or connecting train

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!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train 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 Vannes? 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 Vannes take?

The average journey time by train between Lyon and Vannes is 8 hours and 40 minutes, with around 12 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 Vannes by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Lyon to Vannes is 5 hours and 24 minutes.

How much does the train from Lyon to Vannes cost?

Train ticket prices from Lyon to Vannes can start from as little as €35 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Lyon to Vannes?

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

What time does the first train from Lyon to Vannes leave?

The first train from Lyon to Vannes leaves at 06:30. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Lyon to Vannes leave?

The last train from Lyon to Vannes 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 Vannes by train?

Trains travelling from Lyon to Vannes cover a distance of around 382 miles (615 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Vannes to Lyon. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Lyon to Vannes.
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 to Vannes for a typical week day using timetable data for 11/02/2021. 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 07/03/2021 for travel on 07/03/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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