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Lyon to Nuremberg by train

The journey from Lyon to Nuremberg by train is 387.27 mi and takes 9 hr 9 min. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:50 AM and the last at 11:38 AM. It is possible to travel from Lyon to Nuremberg by train for as little as $79.95 or as much as $204.14. The best price for this journey is $79.95.

Lowest Price$79.95
Journey Duration9 hr 9 min
Connection per Day3
Lowest Price$79.95
Highest Price$204.14
First Departure5:50 AM
Last Departure11:38 AM
Distance387.27 mi
DepartureLyon
ArrivalNuremberg
CarriersGo-Ahead Baden-Württemberg, TGV inOuiMore

Lyon to Nuremberg Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, May 30, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Lyon to Nuremberg?

When you're traveling from Lyon to Nuremberg, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $132.73. You might be able to find prices as low as $79.95, 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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When you're traveling from Lyon to Nuremberg, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $132.73. 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.

How long is the journey from Lyon to Nuremberg by train?

The journey between Lyon and Nuremberg by train is approximately 387.27 mi. It will take you more or less 9 hr 9 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The distance between Lyon and Nuremberg is around 387.27 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 9 hr 9 min. However, the fastest routes between Lyon and Nuremberg 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.

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

The first daily departure from Lyon to Nuremberg leaves at 5:50 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 11:38 AM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Lyon and Nuremberg. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Lyon at 5:50 AM, and the last departure will leave at 11:38 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 Nuremberg 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 Lyon to Nuremberg route?

You will be able to leave Lyon by using stations such as Lyon - Part-Dieu,Lyon, Perrache,Lyon - Vaise,Lyon Saint-Paul. These connect you to stations including Nuernberg Nordost,Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof,Nuernberg Frankensta,Nürnberg ZOB,Nürnberg Rothenburger Str in Nuremberg. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Lyon or in Nuremberg, for your convenience while traveling.

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

The route from Lyon to Nuremberg 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 3 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Lyon to Nuremberg, 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 3 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 Nuremberg. 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 Nuremberg
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Lyon to Nuremberg.

Book in advance and save

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

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 - Nuremberg train tickets can be found for as low as $66.82 if you’re lucky, or $95.27 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $135.89.

Find the best day to travel to Nuremberg by train

When travelling to Nuremberg 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.

TGV stands for Train à Grande Vitesse, which translates to a high-speed train. It is a type of high-speed train that operates in France and other parts of Europe. The TGV was first introduced in 1981 and has since become a popular mode of transportation for domestic and international travel. The TGV (Train à Grande Vitesse), now refers to a type of train that can reach a speed of 320km/h on high-speed lines in France. In France and Europe, there are two types of TGV operated by SNCF Voyageurs: the TGV INOUI, which offers a higher level of comfort, and the low-cost TGV OUIGO.

TGV Duplex is a high-speed train operated by the French national railway company, SNCF. It is a double-decker train that can reach speeds of up to 320 km/h (200 mph) and is designed to carry passengers on long-distance journeys. It is also environmentally friendly, with reduced noise levels and lower carbon emissions compared to other modes of transportation. This train type is included in the TGV inOui service.

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.

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 Nuremberg

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by TGV inOui and DB - Intercity when traveling from Lyon to Nuremberg.

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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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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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.
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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 TGV inOui, TGV Duplex and DB - Intercity from Lyon to Nuremberg
Compare services on board when travelling from Lyon to Nuremberg by train.
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Lyon to Nuremberg CO2 Emissions by Train

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43.63kg
Bus
46.74kg
Flight
124.65kg
Car
99.72kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Lyon to Nuremberg by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Lyon and Nuremberg are 43.63kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Lyon and Nuremberg? By taking the train between Lyon and Nuremberg you will save 81.02kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.11kg compared to a bus and 56.09kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Lyon to Nuremberg?
A train ticket from Lyon to Nuremberg is $132.73. 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 $79.95.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Lyon to Nuremberg?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Lyon to Nuremberg is $79.95. 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 Nuremberg by train?
Lyon to Nuremberg is 387.27 mi.
How long does the train between Lyon and Nuremberg take?
Lyon to Nuremberg is on average 9 hr 9 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 8 hr 14 min.
Which companies operate from Lyon to Nuremberg?
The train journey from Lyon to Nuremberg is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Go-Ahead Baden-Württemberg, TGV inOui, TGV Duplex, DB - Intercity, TGV and DB - InterCity Express (ICE).
How many train connections per day go from Lyon to Nuremberg?
Lyon to Nuremberg has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Lyon to Nuremberg leave?
The earliest train from Lyon to Nuremberg departs at 5:50 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 Nuremberg depart?
The latest train from Lyon to Nuremberg departs at 11:38 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 Nuremberg 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 $79.95 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 Nuremberg by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Lyon and Nuremberg is 8 hr 14 min.
Is there a direct train from Lyon to Nuremberg?
Yes, there is a direct train between Lyon and Nuremberg.
What are the CO2 emissions for Lyon to Nuremberg by train?
The train journey from Lyon to Nuremberg creates 43.63kg of CO2 emissions.

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