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Lyon to Briançon by train

  • First train
    06:10
  • Last train
    21:36
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 41m
  • Distance
    165 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    18
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 38m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lyon to Briançon by train

Fast trains from Lyon to Briançon take around 4 hours and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 165 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Briançon.

1. Are there direct trains from Lyon to Briançon?

Journeys between Lyon and Briançon usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Lyon to Briançon every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 17 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Lyon to Briançon?

The Lyon to Briançon train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Lyon to Briançon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Briançon is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 06:10 and the last train is around 21:36. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 06:10, and the last at 21:14.

When to book Lyon to Briançon train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Lyon to Briançon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lyon and Briançon?

More than one train company operates on the route from Lyon to Briançon, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AVE
  • Autocar
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • Lyria
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Briançon to Lyon by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.