Sometimes it is possible to get cheaper solutions by having a look at limited offers or at fidelity programs made available on the companies' websites.
For short distances like between Paris and Lyon, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.
Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Paris to Lyon?
You can take the train to Lyon at Gare De Lyon (Paris), which arrives at Lyon Perrache or Lyon Part Dieu.
How many connections are there to go Lyon from Paris by train per day?
If you desire to go to Lyon from Paris by train, 124 daily connections are available. Please note that 95 routes are direct lines whereas 29 routes include one change or more. Thus, if you do not want to change trains, it is highly advocated to choose an offer with a direct route. Nevertheless, selecting a ticket with an indirect line could be more efficient if you want to reach Lyon at the last minute especially if there are too few connections even though the trip is longer.
How long does it take from Paris to Lyon and when do the trains leave?
While the first train to Lyon leaves at 05:03, the last one is scheduled for 21:03. The average duration of the journey is of 2 hours and 7 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Lyon in 1 hour and 57 minutes.