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Lyon to Genoa by train

The journey from Lyon to Genoa by train is 220.13 mi and takes 10 hr 45 min. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:20 AM and the last at 4:06 PM. It is possible to travel from Lyon to Genoa by train for as little as $47.11 or as much as $115.46. The best price for this journey is $47.11.

Lowest Price$47.11
Journey Duration10 hr 45 min
Connection per Day16
Lowest Price$47.11
Highest Price$115.46
First Departure6:20 AM
Last Departure4:06 PM
Distance220.13 mi
DepartureLyon
ArrivalGenoa
CarriersEuroCity, TERMore

Lyon to Genoa Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Lyon to Genoa?

The prices for train tickets from Lyon to Genoa vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Lyon to Genoa will cost $47.11. The average train ticket price is approximately $91.69. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, a train ticket from Lyon to Genoa will cost you $91.69. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

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

Traveling from Lyon to Genoa by train will usually take 10 hr 45 min. This journey covers a distance of 220.13 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 10 hr 45 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The distance between Lyon and Genoa is around 220.13 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 10 hr 45 min. However, the fastest routes between Lyon and Genoa take 8 hr 14 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do the first and last departures from Lyon to Genoa leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Lyon to Genoa leaving at 6:20 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 4:06 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 Lyon at 6:20 AM, and the last departure will leave at 4:06 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 Lyon to Genoa 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 are used when traveling from Lyon to Genoa?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Lyon from the following stations: Lyon - Part-Dieu,Lyon Saint-Paul,Lyon - Vaise,Lyon, Perrache. Arriving at Genoa, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Genova - Brignole,Genoa Nervi,GENOVA,Genoa Airport,Genoa, Piazza Principe. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Genoa.

How many journeys from Lyon to Genoa are there every day?

On average, there are 16 daily departures from Lyon to Genoa. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Lyon which travel directly to Genoa. There are 16 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Lyon to Genoa. 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 Lyon to Genoa
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Lyon to Genoa.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Lyon to Genoa, 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 Lyon to Genoa.

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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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $49.26 to $112.39 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 56% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Lyon to Genoa

The cheapest Lyon - Genoa train tickets can be found for as low as $56.43 if you’re lucky, or $75.45 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $100.93.

Find the best day to travel to Genoa by train

When travelling to Genoa 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.

Eurocity (EC) trains are specifically designed for short and long-distance travel, connecting major cities in various European countries as part of the extensive international train services. Eurocity (EC) trains are operated by a range of national railway companies across Europe, including Deutsche Bahn (Germany), SNCF (France), Trenitalia (Italy), SBB (Switzerland), and ÖBB (Austria). The Eurocity (EC) service offers regular schedules and convenient connections between prominent cities like Paris, Berlin, Milan, and Vienna.

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.

SNCF, the French national railway company, offers TER, a comprehensive regional train service. TER (Transport Express Régional) trains connect cities, and villages within regions of France, offering local transportation for commuters and tourists as they explore the regional culture, landscape, and attractions through its vast network of regional routes. TER trains are slower than the high-speed trains but offer a more affordable and comfortable alternative for shorter journeys within the regions.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Lyon to Genoa

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by EuroCity, TER and DB - Intercity when traveling from Lyon to Genoa.

Second Class

With Deutsche Bahn's Eurocity trains, a second-class ticket guarantees you a more affordable journey. Throughout your trip, you can access basic facilities like electrical outlets, air conditioning, and a bar carriage.
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First Class

If you wish to elevate your travel experience in a quieter place with additional services such as adjustable seats, more legroom, catering service, and seat selection, you can opt for the first-class tickets on Deutsche Bahn's Eurocity trains.
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Standard

TER train tickets have a fixed "Tarif Normal" fare and are valid for a single journey until midnight the day after validation in platform stamp machines. Some regions may offer off-peak discounts.
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Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

On Deutsche Bahn IC trains, if you have a Flexpreis First Class ticket in addition to the standard second class offerings, you can access Fast Track and DB lounges at some German stations for free and enjoy the complimentary refreshments. Plus, experience a quieter travel environment and savor the view.

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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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DB's EC trains feature recently updated coaches equipped with power sockets.
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Deutsche Bahn is progressively adding free WiFi to their EC trains.
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On DB Eurocity trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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The Mobility Service assists with boarding, disembarking, and train transitions. Additionally, the staff is ready to address any inquiries or provide support to ensure a smooth journey.
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On EC trains, dine in the onboard restaurant or grab a quick bite from the bistro. First Class passengers receive complimentary meals at their seat. DB provides diverse, locally-sourced food options, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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DB's EC trains now boast modernized carriages with air conditioning.
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TER trains are currently without WiFi services.
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Modern TER trains come equipped with power sockets.
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TER trains have no restrictions on the size of bags, as long as they are within your personal handling capability and can fit in designated luggage areas.
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Accès TER' offers specialized assistance for passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility, ensuring a seamless travel experience.
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TER trains do not provide onboard catering; consider bringing your refreshments.
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Traveling with a bike on TER trains is free, simply hang it or store it in designated areas on a first-come, first-served basis, booking not available.
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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board EuroCity, TER and FlixBus from Lyon to Genoa
Compare services on board when travelling from Lyon to Genoa by train.
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Lyon to Genoa CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
24.8kg
Bus
26.57kg
Flight
70.85kg
Car
56.68kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Lyon to Genoa by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Lyon and Genoa are 24.8kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Lyon and Genoa? By taking the train between Lyon and Genoa you will save 46.05kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.77kg compared to a bus and 31.88kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Lyon to Genoa?
A train ticket from Lyon to Genoa is $91.69. 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 $47.11.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Lyon to Genoa?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Lyon to Genoa is $47.11. 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 Lyon and Genoa by train?
Lyon to Genoa is 220.13 mi.
How long does the train between Lyon and Genoa take?
Lyon to Genoa is on average 10 hr 45 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 8 hr 14 min.
Which companies operate from Lyon to Genoa?
The train journey from Lyon to Genoa is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: EuroCity, TER, TRN, FlixBus, Regionale Veloce, DB - Intercity and OUIGO.
How many train connections per day go from Lyon to Genoa?
Lyon to Genoa has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Lyon to Genoa leave?
The earliest train from Lyon to Genoa departs at 6:20 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 Lyon to Genoa depart?
The latest train from Lyon to Genoa departs at 4:06 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 Lyon to Genoa 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 $47.11 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 Lyon to Genoa by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Lyon and Genoa is 8 hr 14 min.
Is there a direct train from Lyon to Genoa?
Yes, there is a direct train between Lyon and Genoa.
What are the CO2 emissions for Lyon to Genoa by train?
The train journey from Lyon to Genoa creates 24.8kg of CO2 emissions.

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