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Taking the train from Lyon to Wels Hbf in 11 hours 14 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Lyon to Wels Hbf? We’ve got you covered.

It usually takes around 14 hours 41 minutes to travel the 464 miles (746 km) from Lyon to Wels Hbf by train, although you can get there in as little as 11 hours 14 minutes on the fastest services. You’ll normally find around 18 trains per day running on this route. You’ll need to make 1 change along the way as there aren't any direct services on this line.

Train tickets from Lyon to Wels Hbf start from €76.80 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

Keen to book your train tickets to Wels Hbf? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train timetable below, tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs, including first and last train times.

Lyon to Wels Hbf by train

It takes an average of 14h 41m to travel from Lyon to Wels Hbf by train, over a distance of around 464 miles (746 km). There are normally 18 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Wels Hbf and tickets for this journey start from €76.80 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 11h 14m
PriceFrom €76.80
Distance464 miles (746 km)
Frequency18 trains per day
First train06:38
Last train22:16
Departure stationLyon
Arrival stationWels Hbf
Changes1 change

Lyon to Wels Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Lyon to Wels Hbf for Tuesday 1st February 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
09:04 20:18 11h 14m, 1 change
10:34 22:03 11h 29m, 2 changes
13:38 03:25 13h 47m, 3 changes
14:04 03:25 13h 21m, 4 changes
15:38 04:18 12h 40m, 3 changes
15:38 04:46 13h 8m, 2 changes
16:04 07:49 15h 45m, 2 changes
17:04 10:10 17h 6m, 3 changes
17:16 10:10 16h 54m, 4 changes
17:34 11:14 17h 40m, 6 changes

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Wels Hbf

The price of train tickets from Lyon to Wels Hbf starts at €76.80 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 Wels Hbf 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 Wels Hbf? 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 Wels Hbf take?

The average journey time by train between Lyon and Wels Hbf is 14 hours and 41 minutes, with around 18 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 Wels Hbf by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Lyon to Wels Hbf is 11 hours and 14 minutes.

How much does the train from Lyon to Wels Hbf cost?

Train ticket prices from Lyon to Wels Hbf can start from as little as €76.80 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 Wels Hbf?

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

What time does the first train from Lyon to Wels Hbf leave?

The first train from Lyon to Wels Hbf leaves at 06:38. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Lyon to Wels Hbf leave?

The last train from Lyon to Wels Hbf leaves at 22:16. 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 Wels Hbf by train?

Trains travelling from Lyon to Wels Hbf cover a distance of around 464 miles (746 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Wels Hbf to Lyon.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lyon to Wels Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/01/2022. 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 09/15/2021 for travel on 09/15/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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