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Lyon to Wuppertal by train

The journey from Lyon to Wuppertal by train is 396.42 mi and takes 7 hr 33 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:50 AM and the last at 10:04 AM. It is possible to travel from Lyon to Wuppertal by train for as little as $136.40 or as much as $136.40. The best price for this journey is $136.40.

Lowest Price$136.40
Journey Duration7 hr 33 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$136.40
Highest Price$136.40
First Departure5:50 AM
Last Departure10:04 AM
Distance396.42 mi
DepartureLyon
ArrivalWuppertal
CarriersTGV inOui, TGVMore

Lyon to Wuppertal Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, May 30, 2024

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How much do train tickets from Lyon to Wuppertal cost?

The cheapest train tickets from Lyon to Wuppertal cost $136.40. On average, you can expect to spend around $136.40 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 Wuppertal.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Lyon to Wuppertal. On average, though, you'll pay about $136.40 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long does it take to get from Lyon to Wuppertal by train?

The journey between Lyon and Wuppertal by train is approximately 396.42 mi. It will take you more or less 7 hr 33 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. In order to get from Lyon to Wuppertal 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 Lyon and Wuppertal will complete the journey in 6 hr 39 min. On average, it will take you about 7 hr 33 min to travel the 396.42 mi between Lyon and Wuppertal.

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

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Lyon to Wuppertal leaving at 5:50 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 10:04 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. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Lyon to Wuppertal leaving at 5:50 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 10:04 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.

When traveling from Lyon to Wuppertal by train, which stations can I use?

In Lyon, departure stations include Lyon Saint-Paul,Lyon, Perrache,Lyon - Vaise,Lyon - Part-Dieu. When you arrive in Wuppertal, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Kluse, Wuppertal,Fresestraße, Wuppertal,Wuppertal-Vohwinkel. 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 daily journeys are there from Lyon to Wuppertal?

You will be able to travel from Lyon to Wuppertal using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 4 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Lyon to Wuppertal using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Lyon to Wuppertal each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 4 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Lyon to Wuppertal. 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 Wuppertal
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Lyon to Wuppertal.

Book in advance and save

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

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 - Wuppertal train tickets can be found for as low as $54.91 if you’re lucky, or $69.32 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $82.69.

Find the best day to travel to Wuppertal by train

When travelling to Wuppertal 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.

National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.

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 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.

Express InterCity is a type of train service that operates in many countries around the world. It is designed to provide fast and efficient transportation between major cities, with limited stops along the way. Express InterCity trains typically offer amenities such as comfortable seating, air conditioning, and onboard food and beverage service. They may also have first-class or business-class seating options for passengers who want extra comfort and amenities. Express InterCity trains are often a popular choice for business travelers, tourists, and commuters who need to travel between cities quickly and conveniently.

Ticket types and facilities from Lyon to Wuppertal

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by TGV inOui and DB - InterCity Express (ICE) when traveling from Lyon to Wuppertal.

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

Deutshce Bahn's second class ensures a comfortable journey with standard seating arrangements with free Wi-Fi, power socket, and. Second class passengers can buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car or restaurant car.
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First Class

First Class travel with Deutsche Bahn provides a luxurious experience with comfortable seats and many amenities such as spacious seating with personalized on-seat service and exclusive lounge access at major stations. First-class passengers can have their orders delivered to their seats, but if you do not want to wait, you can also dine in the restaurant car or buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car.
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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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On ICE trains, enjoy free WiFi and access the ICE portal for movies, TV shows, audiobooks, games, and reading material.
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Seek tranquillity on ICE Frankfurt in Coach 21 (second class) and Coach 28/29 (first class). On ICE 104/105 Basel, it's Coach 31 (second class) and Coach 38/39 (first class).
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Stay charged with a power socket available for every two seats on the train.
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On ICE-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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For assistance in boarding, changing trains, or other queries, reach out to DB’s Mobility Service. The staff is always ready to assist and ensure a smooth journey.
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With ICE, choose between a full menu at the onboard restaurant or quick snacks at the bistro. For First Class passengers, complimentary food and drinks are served directly to your seat. DB's diverse menu, updated quarterly, features local and vegetarian/vegan options.
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ICE trains not only offer air conditioning but are also innovating with eco-friendly systems that both cool and heat using natural refrigerants.
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On Deutsche Bahn trains, make sure it's disassembled and snugly packed in a case or cover with your name labeled on it, and you can bring it on board for free. You're also allowed one regular and one hand luggage item. Just ensure your bike doesn't get in the way of other travelers or block aisles. Note: Special bikes aren't permitted, but if you're an international traveler, there's no need to worry about peak-time restrictions.
Services on board TGV inOui, TGV and DB - InterCity Express (ICE) from Lyon to Wuppertal
Compare services on board when travelling from Lyon to Wuppertal by train.
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Lyon to Wuppertal CO2 Emissions by Train

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44.66kg
Bus
47.85kg
Flight
127.6kg
Car
102.08kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Lyon to Wuppertal by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Lyon and Wuppertal are 44.66kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Lyon and Wuppertal? By taking the train between Lyon and Wuppertal you will save 82.94kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.19kg compared to a bus and 57.42kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Lyon to Wuppertal?
A train ticket from Lyon to Wuppertal is $136.40. 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 $136.40.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Lyon to Wuppertal?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Lyon to Wuppertal is $136.40. 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 Wuppertal by train?
Lyon to Wuppertal is 396.42 mi.
How long does the train between Lyon and Wuppertal take?
Lyon to Wuppertal is on average 7 hr 33 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hr 39 min.
Which companies operate from Lyon to Wuppertal?
The train journey from Lyon to Wuppertal is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: TGV inOui, TGV, DB - InterCity Express (ICE), National Express and DB - Intercity.
How many train connections per day go from Lyon to Wuppertal?
Lyon to Wuppertal has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Lyon to Wuppertal leave?
The earliest train from Lyon to Wuppertal 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 Wuppertal depart?
The latest train from Lyon to Wuppertal departs at 10:04 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 Wuppertal 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 $136.40 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 Wuppertal by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Lyon and Wuppertal is 6 hr 39 min.
Is there a direct train from Lyon to Wuppertal?
Yes, there is a direct train between Lyon and Wuppertal.
What are the CO2 emissions for Lyon to Wuppertal by train?
The train journey from Lyon to Wuppertal creates 44.66kg of CO2 emissions.

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