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Lyon to Málaga by train

The journey from Lyon to Málaga by train is 787.75 mi and takes 16 hr 39 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:00 AM and the last at 7:00 AM. It is possible to travel from Lyon to Málaga by train for as little as $351.31 or as much as $351.31. The best price for this journey is $351.31.

Lowest Price$351.31
Journey Duration16 hr 39 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$351.31
Highest Price$351.31
First Departure7:00 AM
Last Departure7:00 AM
Distance787.75 mi
DepartureLyon
ArrivalMálaga
CarriersTGV inOui, Frecciarossa

Lyon to Málaga Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, May 30, 2024

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

The prices for train tickets from Lyon to Málaga 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 Málaga will cost $351.31. The average train ticket price is approximately $351.31. 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, you can expect to spend around $351.31 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 Lyon to Málaga.

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

Traveling from Lyon to Málaga by train will usually take 16 hr 39 min. This journey covers a distance of 787.75 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 16 hr 39 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 journey between Lyon and Málaga runs for about 787.75 mi and usually takes approximately 16 hr 39 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 16 hr 39 min. If you are trying to get from Lyon to Málaga as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

At what time of the day can I travel from Lyon to Málaga?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Lyon to Málaga leaving at 7:00 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 7:00 AM.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 7:00 AM, and the last departure will leave at 7:00 AM. 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 Málaga 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.

What are the stations on the Lyon to Málaga route?

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 Saint-Paul,Lyon, Perrache,Lyon - Vaise,Lyon - Part-Dieu. Arriving at Málaga, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Malaga María Zambrano,MALAGA AIRPORT,Málaga-El Palo. 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 Málaga.

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

The route from Lyon to Málaga is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Lyon 1 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Lyon to Málaga, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Lyon to Málaga. 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 Málaga
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Lyon to Málaga.

Book in advance and save

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

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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The cheapest Lyon - Málaga train tickets can be found for as low as $106.31 if you’re lucky, or $224.64 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $494.96.

Find the best day to travel to Málaga by train

When travelling to Málaga 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.

Frecciarossa, operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company, is a renowned high-speed train service in Italy. FRECCIAROSSA trains, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, connect major cities including Rome, Milan, Naples, Florence, and Turin.

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 Lyon to Málaga

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

Premium

Premium service includes a wider seat, more legroom, and access to additional amenities such as a welcome drink and a choice of newspapers. Coach 4 on the Frecciarossa 1000 train is reserved for the Premium level.
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Standard

Standard is the basic level of service and includes a comfortable seat and access to basic onboard services. Coaches 5-8 are for the Standard level with seats covered in gray eco-leather.
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Executive

Executive is the highest level of service and includes all of the amenities of the Business level, as well as a personal entertainment system, and gourmet meals served by a dedicated onboard chef.
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Business

Business service is designed for business travelers and includes all of the amenities of the Premium level, as well as access to a dedicated Business Lounge and priority boarding. Coaches 2 and 3 of Frecciarossa 1000 are reserved for the Business level of service.
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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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On Frecciarossa trains, free WiFi is available. Use their Portale FRECCE service to watch movies, TV, and catch up on news. It also provides travel updates and additional booking options.
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Seek serenity? Frecciarossa offers designated quiet zones for Business Class to ensure a peaceful journey, free from distractions.
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No matter the model – be it ETR 500, ETR 600, ETR 700, or ETR 1000 – every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciarossa trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
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Satiate your hunger at the FrecciaBistrò, stationed at the train's center. Or, for added convenience, order directly to your seat through the Portale FRECCE's EasyBistrò. Premium and Business Class travelers receive complimentary snacks and drinks, while Executive Class passengers delight in gourmet meals curated by chef Carlo Cracc.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
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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, Frecciarossa and Iryo from Lyon to Málaga
Compare services on board when travelling from Lyon to Málaga by train.
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Lyon to Málaga CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
88.74kg
Bus
95.08kg
Flight
253.55kg
Car
202.84kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Lyon to Málaga by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Lyon and Málaga are 88.74kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Lyon and Málaga? By taking the train between Lyon and Málaga you will save 164.81kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 6.34kg compared to a bus and 114.1kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Lyon to Málaga?
A train ticket from Lyon to Málaga is $351.31. 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 $351.31.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Lyon to Málaga?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Lyon to Málaga is $351.31. 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 Málaga by train?
Lyon to Málaga is 787.75 mi.
How long does the train between Lyon and Málaga take?
Lyon to Málaga is on average 16 hr 39 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 16 hr 39 min.
Which companies operate from Lyon to Málaga?
The train journey from Lyon to Málaga is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: TGV inOui, Frecciarossa and Iryo.
How many train connections per day go from Lyon to Málaga?
Lyon to Málaga has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Lyon to Málaga leave?
The earliest train from Lyon to Málaga departs at 7:00 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 Málaga depart?
The latest train from Lyon to Málaga departs at 7:00 AM. 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 Málaga 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 $351.31 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 Málaga by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Lyon and Málaga is 16 hr 39 min.
Is there a direct train from Lyon to Málaga?
Yes, there is a direct train between Lyon and Málaga.
What are the CO2 emissions for Lyon to Málaga by train?
The train journey from Lyon to Málaga creates 88.74kg of CO2 emissions.

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