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Hanover to Lyon by train

The journey from Hanover to Lyon by train is 508.51 mi and takes 10 hr 39 min. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 11:41 AM and the last at 6:23 PM. It is possible to travel from Hanover to Lyon by train for as little as $35.90 or as much as $77.90. The best price for this journey is $35.90.

Lowest Price$35.90
Journey Duration10 hr 39 min
Connection per Day3
Lowest Price$35.90
Highest Price$77.90
First Departure11:41 AM
Last Departure6:23 PM
Distance508.51 mi
DepartureHanover
ArrivalLyon
CarriersTGV inOui, FlixTrainMore

Hanover to Lyon Train Times

Departure date
Tuesday, May 28, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Hanover to Lyon by train?

When you're traveling from Hanover to Lyon, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $61.85. You might be able to find prices as low as $35.90, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $61.85 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Hanover to Lyon.

How long does the journey from Hanover to Lyon take by train?

The distance between Hanover and Lyon is approximately 508.51 mi. In general, it will take you about 10 hr 39 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. In order to get from Hanover to Lyon faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Hanover and Lyon will complete the journey in 8 hr 15 min. On average, it will take you about 10 hr 39 min to travel the 508.51 mi between Hanover and Lyon.

When do departures from Hanover to Lyon leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Hanover to Lyon leaving at 11:41 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 6:23 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Hanover at 11:41 AM, and the last departure will leave at 6:23 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Hanover to Lyon can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

Which stations can I use on the Hanover to Lyon route?

In Hanover, departure stations include Hannover Airport,Hannover Messe, Laatzen,Kröpcke, Hannover. When you arrive in Lyon, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Lyon Saint-Paul,Lyon, Perrache,Lyon - Vaise,Lyon - Part-Dieu. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do departures from Hanover leave for Lyon?

The exact number of journeys from Hanover to Lyon can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 3 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Hanover to Lyon. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Hanover to Lyon varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 3 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Hanover to Lyon. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Hanover to Lyon
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Hanover to Lyon.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Hanover to Lyon, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Hanover to Lyon.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Lyon by train

When travelling to Lyon by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

TGV inOui, which replaces traditional TGV services by offering a contemporary upgrade, is a high-speed train service operated by the French National Railways, SNCF that make it easy to explore around 50 destinations in neighboring countries such as Belgium, Germany, and Spain. TGV inOUI is designed to offer more comfort and flexibility to travelers, with features such as spacious seats, Wi-Fi, and catering services. It connects major cities in France and provides a fast, convenient, and comfortable mode of travel.

Ticket types and facilities from Hanover to Lyon

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain and TGV inOui when traveling from Hanover to Lyon.

Standard

A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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Second Class (The essentials)

For a practical and affordable journey, TGV INOUI has two fares for second class tickets: The Prems Second, an affordable option, and The Second, the classic second class. Both of them can be exchanged and refunded, subject to certain conditions. The Prem's fare tickets are perfect if you're looking for the lowest prices, starting at just 15€ and available for booking up to 4 months in advance.
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First Class (The comfort)

First-class tickets take your journey to the next level, offering enhanced comfort and exclusive benefits, including the option to choose seats in the Quiet Area. Additionally, this ticket offers flexibility for your booking and provides added benefits to Second Class features.
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Business Première (The flexibility)

Business Première offers premium advantages like no-cost exchanges or refunds and exclusive amenities including advanced Wi-Fi and access to Grand Voyageur lounges, all while ensuring flexibility in your booking.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
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On TGV INOUI trains, enjoy complimentary WiFi access throughout your journey. Whether you're working, replying to emails, or diving into the TGV INOUI entertainment hub, we've got you covered.
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With a Business Première ticket, step into an exclusive coach designed for comfort. It's your silent sanctuary, ideal for both work and relaxation.
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Every seat on TGV inOUI is power-packed! With an outlet at your disposal, you're always charged and ready.
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On TGV INOUI trains, you can bring as much luggage as your arms and legs can carry, but remember to properly label your own luggage. Handbags and small items are best stored either at feet-level or under the seat; heavier pieces should be placed in an available corner of the car or along its central aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Travelers on TGV INOUI can look forward to an assortment of food and beverages. The train service presents a curated selection that promises to cater to diverse palates.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All TGV inOUI trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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Booking required for non-foldable bikes (€10) on select TGV INOUI trains, foldable bikes under 130x90cm can travel as hand luggage on any TGV INOUI train, disassembled bikes can be taken without booking if stored in a bike bag under 130x90cm. Aquatic or snowboards, folded scooters, and musical instruments can be taken as hand luggage if they are in a carrying case under 130 x 90 cm.
Services on board TGV inOui, FlixTrain and FlixBus from Hanover to Lyon
Compare services on board when travelling from Hanover to Lyon by train.
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Hanover to Lyon CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
57.29kg
Bus
61.38kg
Flight
163.67kg
Car
130.94kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Hanover to Lyon by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Hanover and Lyon are 57.29kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Hanover and Lyon? By taking the train between Hanover and Lyon you will save 106.38kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 4.09kg compared to a bus and 73.65kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Hanover to Lyon?
A train ticket from Hanover to Lyon is $61.85. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $35.90.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Hanover to Lyon?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Hanover to Lyon is $35.90. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Hanover and Lyon by train?
Hanover to Lyon is 508.51 mi.
How long does the train between Hanover and Lyon take?
Hanover to Lyon is on average 10 hr 39 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 8 hr 15 min.
Which companies operate from Hanover to Lyon?
The train journey from Hanover to Lyon is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: TGV inOui, FlixTrain, FlixBus and DB - InterCity Express (ICE).
How many train connections per day go from Hanover to Lyon?
Hanover to Lyon has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Hanover to Lyon leave?
The earliest train from Hanover to Lyon departs at 11:41 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Hanover to Lyon depart?
The latest train from Hanover to Lyon departs at 6:23 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Hanover to Lyon in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $35.90 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Hanover to Lyon by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Hanover and Lyon is 8 hr 15 min.
Is there a direct train from Hanover to Lyon?
Yes, there is a direct train between Hanover and Lyon.
What are the CO2 emissions for Hanover to Lyon by train?
The train journey from Hanover to Lyon creates 57.29kg of CO2 emissions.

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