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Duration 7h 49m
Distance 410.5 km
Average price 130€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Limoges and Lyon takes 7h 49m and the fastest train takes 6h 10m. The train service runs several times per day from Limoges 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.

Train

  1. Limoges Benedictins
  2. Vierzon
  3. Lyon
6h 48m
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66€ - 137€

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No, there is no direct train from Limoges to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Limoges Benedictins and arriving at Lyon-Part-Dieu via Vierzon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 48m.

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The distance between Limoges and Lyon is 279 km. The road distance is 410.5 km.

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Limoges to Lyon train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Limoges Benedictins station.

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Limoges to Lyon train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Lyon-Part-Dieu station.

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What companies run services between Limoges and Lyon?

You can take a train from Limoges to Lyon via Vierzon Ville and Vierzon in around 6h 48m.
Train operators
SNCF
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 55€

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Limoges Benedictins to Vierzon Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
25€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€
Train from Vierzon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 85€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
40€ - 60€
Rail 1st Class
55€ - 85€
Train from Limoges Benedictins to Montlucon Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 28€
Rail 1st Class
29€ - 45€
Train from Montlucon Ville to Riom Chatel Guyon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 30€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 19€
Rail 1st Class
20€ - 30€
Train from Riom Chatel Guyon to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
25€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€

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