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Duration 5h 38m
Distance 607.4 km
Average price 190€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Heidelberg and Lyon takes 5h 38m. There is at least one train per day from Heidelberg to Lyon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Heidelberg Hbf
  2. Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Lyon
6h 21m
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99€ - 170€

Heidelberg to Lyon train times

Trains run once daily between Heidelberg and Lyon. The service departs Heidelberg at 14:18 in the afternoon, which arrives into Lyon at 19:56. All services require a transfer at KARLSRUHE HBF and take an average of 5h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Heidelberg to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 21m.

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It is 499 km from Heidelberg to Lyon. It is approximately 607.4 km to drive.

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Heidelberg to Lyon train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Heidelberg Hbf station.

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Heidelberg to Lyon train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Lyon Part Dieu station.

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