Route overview
Avg. journey time5h 11m
Trains per day3
Fare range€25 - €230
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:31
Last train departs at17:50
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 10m
Origin StationToulouse
Destination StationLyon

Train times for Thu 16 Aug

4h 10m
4h 17m
5h 08m
1 change
6h 09m
3 changes
4h 38m
1 change

Everything you need to know about your train journey

Information included in this video is correct as of 10/12/16

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Toulouse to Lyon start at €75.39 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Toulouse to Lyon?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Toulouse to Lyon is €25. To buy train tickets from Toulouse to Lyon for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 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.

How long does it take to travel from Toulouse to Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Toulouse and Lyon is 5 hours and 11 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 10 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 11 trains per day travelling from Toulouse 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.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Toulouse to Lyon?

The first train from Toulouse to Lyon departs at 05:31. The last train from Toulouse to Lyon departs at 17:50. 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.

Are there direct train services between Toulouse and Lyon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Toulouse to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Toulouse to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Toulouse?

By train, of course. See trains from Lyon to Toulouse.

  • *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 Toulouse to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 16/08/2018. 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 18/05/2018 for travel on 19/05/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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