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Journey timeFrom 7h 28m
Price$53.14 - $336.66
Distance496km (308 miles)
Departure stationPau
Arrival stationLyon
Changes2 changes
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Pau to Lyon train times

Check out the next trains departing from Pau to Lyon for Tuesday 15th Oct 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDurationTrainOperated by
22:2011:4413h 24m, 2 changesTGV INOUI 8593, TER 72704+1SNCF
05:5213:207h 28m, 2 changesTER 72706, Intercités 4655+1SNCF
06:1417:4811h 34m, 2 changesTER 67163, TGV INOUI 5265+1SNCF
07:3518:4011h 05m, 2 changesTGV INOUI 8561, Intercités 4659+1SNCF
10:4120:309h 49m, 2 changesTER 67173, TGV INOUI 5284+1SNCF
13:4708:1718h 30m, 2 changesTER 67177, Intercités 4665+1SNCF
16:4109:3016h 49m, 2 changesTGV INOUI 8585, TGV INOUI 8456+1SNCF
22:2011:4413h 24m, 2 changesTGV INOUI 8593, TER 72704+1SNCF
05:5213:207h 28m, 2 changesTER 72706, Intercités 4655+1SNCF
06:1417:4811h 34m, 2 changesTER 67163, TGV INOUI 5265+1SNCF

Cheap train tickets from Pau to Lyon

Train tickets from Pau to Lyon start at €46 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 €158.91.
lowest price found
from46
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price127.18
on the day
avg. single price158.91

Ahorra comprando tus billetes con la mayor antelación posible

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 Pau to Lyon by booking early.§

Descubre cómo encontrar billetes de tren más baratos

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.

Consulta (¡y obtén!) los descuentos y ofertas de tren del momento

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!

Utiliza tu tarjeta de descuento al comprar tus billetes de tren

Take a look at Tarjetas de descuento Renfe 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 Pau to Lyon? 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 Pau to Lyon take?

The average journey time by train between Pau and Lyon is 12 hours and 36 minutes, with around 7 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 Pau and Lyon by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Pau to Lyon is 7 hours and 28 minutes.

How much does the train from Pau to Lyon cost?

Train tickets from Pau to Lyon can start from as little as €46 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 Pau to Lyon?

No, there are no direct train services from Pau to Lyon. Travelling from Pau to Lyon by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

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

The first train from Pau to Lyon leaves at 05:52. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Pau to Lyon 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 Pau and Lyon by train?

Trains travelling from Pau to Lyon cover a distance of around 496km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lyon to Pau. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Pau 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 Pau to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 15/10/2019. 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 01/04/2019 for travel on 01/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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