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Duration 34h 41m
Distance 1612.4 km
Average price 250€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Kraków and Lyon takes 34h 41m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Kraków 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. Krakow Glowny
  2. Berlin Gesundbrunnen
  3. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  4. Lyon
19h 23m
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204€ - 305€

Kraków to Lyon train times

Trains run six times a week between Kraków and Lyon. The service departs Kraków at 09:15 in the morning, which arrives into Lyon at 19:56. All services require a transfer, and take on average 34h 41m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Kraków to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via Berlin Gesundbrunnen and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 23m.

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The distance between Kraków and Lyon is 1220 km. The road distance is 1612.4 km.

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Kraków to Lyon train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Krakow Glowny station.

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

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