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).
Train tickets from Paray-le-Monial to Lyon start at €10.70 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Paray-le-Monial to Lyon start at €21.67 when you book at least 28 days in advance.* Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.
The average journey time between Paray-le-Monial and Lyon is 3 hours and 1 minute and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 48 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 8 trains per day travelling from Paray-le-Monial 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.
The first train from Paray-le-Monial to Lyon departs at 05:45. The last train from Paray-le-Monial to Lyon departs at 18:08. 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Paray-le-Monial to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Paray-le-Monial to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
By train, of course. See trains from Lyon to Paray-le-Monial.