Paris Lyon Train Station

Paris Lyon Train Station: Gare de Lyon

Paris Gare de Lyon Station Main Entrance
Paris Gare de Lyon Station Detail

The Paris Lyon Train Station was built for the World Exposition of 1900 and the architecture used in the construction of the Gare de Lyon is a classic example of the architecture of that time period. The station has been modernized to accommodate the high-speed TGV trains that whisk travelers throughout France.

  • Address: 20 boulevard Diderot, 75012 Paris
  • View location on map: Google map
  • Hours of operation: 3:30am to 1:30am

Transportation from the Paris Lyon Train Station:

To the Charles de Gaulle airport:

  • Air France Coach
    Line 4 Departs: every 30 minutes
    Hours: 7 am to 9 pm

To the Roissy airport:

  • Air France Bus
    Hours: 7 am to 9 pm
    Departs: every 30 minutes
    Location: Boulevard Diderot
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To other railway stations from the Paris Lyon Train Station:


  • Line 65 - Gare d'Austerlitz
  • Line 91 - Gare de Montparnasse
  • Line 29 - Gare Saint Lazare
  • Line 24 - Gare Saint Lazare
  • Line 61 - Gare d'Austerlitz
  • Line 20 - Gare de Lyon - Gare Saint Lazare

Metro: Lines 1 and 14

  • RER: Lines A and D

Trains using this station:

Areas commonly traveled to from this station:

  • Central and south-east France
  • French Riviera
  • French speaking part of Switzerland
  • Italy and connecting service into Spain through Montpellier


Telephone access:

  • Telephone stands
  • Location: main concourse
  • Codes
    International Code: 011
    Country Code: 33
    City Code: 1

WiFi service:

  • Hotspot



  • Disabled Persons Reception +33 (0)8 90 64 06 50
    Daily 6:00am - midnight
  • For assistance boarding the train, arrive at the platform at least 30 minutes the before train departure time. Wheelchairs and boarding ramps are available if required.

Tourism office:

  • Hours: Monday to Saturday, 8 am to 8 pm
  • Location: Main ticket hall

Baggage consignment:

  • Coin-operated lockers
    Hours: 6:30am to 11:30pm

Lost and found:

  • Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location: Level 1 on Rue Bercy side


  • Level 0, Fresco Gallery Hours: 6:15am to 10:45pm
  • Level 1, Mediterranean hall Hours: 6:00am to midnight

Restroom & Shower:

  • Level 1, Diderot Gallery • Hours: 6:00am to 10:00pm

Places to eat in the station:

  • Upper Crust
  • Big Ben Bar
  • France Café
  • Ségafredo