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Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 09m
Trains per day18
Fare range€5.00 - €82.00
Distance93km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:38
Last train departs at21:01
Fastest journey
Fastest route32m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationValence
Destination StationLyon

Valence to Lyon train times

Check out the next trains departing from Valence to Lyon for Tuesday 25th Sep 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:15
11:50
Valence
Lyon
1h 35m
1 change
15:08
16:20
Valence
Lyon
1h 12m
Direct
15:35
16:40
Valence
Lyon
1h 05m
Direct
16:10
17:20
Valence
Lyon
1h 10m
Direct
16:15
17:24
Valence
Lyon
1h 09m
1 change

SNCF, TGV and Renfe-SNCF trains from Valence to Lyon

You can travel from Valence to Lyon on SNCF, TGV and Renfe-SNCF trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Valence to Lyon, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

SNCF, TGV and Renfe-SNCF trains from Valence to Lyon

You can travel from Valence to Lyon on SNCF, TGV and Renfe-SNCF trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Valence to Lyon, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

SNCF, TGV and Renfe-SNCF trains from Valence to Lyon

You can travel from Valence to Lyon on SNCF, TGV and Renfe-SNCF trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Valence to Lyon, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF TGV

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).

PhotoErmell, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF TGV

TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 320 km/h. All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and removable shelves. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with more flexible train tickets and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

Renfe-SNCF

Renfe-SNCF trains are the result of a collaboration between France and Spain to bring the two countries together via a network of high-speed trains. There are two comfort classes – Turista (or Second Class) and Preferente (or First Class). Both classes have power sockets and comfortable seating. Luggage security checks are in force at all Spanish stations before boarding. It's also advisable to travel with your identity card for border control.

Everything you need to know about your train journey

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

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

The average journey time between Valence and Lyon is 1 hour and 9 minutes and the fastest journey time is 32 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 24 trains per day travelling from Valence 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 Valence to Lyon?

The first train from Valence to Lyon departs at 05:38. The last train from Valence to Lyon departs at 21:01. 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 Valence and Lyon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Valence to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 18 direct trains from Valence to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Valence?

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

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Valence to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/09/2018. 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 23/06/2018 for travel on 23/06/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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