Duration 21h 44m
Distance 1114.4 km
Average price 510€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Lyon and Graz takes 21h 44m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Lyon to Graz. 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 • 15h 35m

  1. Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Genève
  3. Zuerich Hb
  4. Graz
15h 35m
280€ - 525€

Lyon to Graz train times

Trains run six times a week between Lyon and Graz. The service departs Lyon at 20:30 in the evening, which arrives into Graz at 18:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 21h 44m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Graz. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Graz Hbf via Genève and Zuerich Hb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 35m.

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The distance between Lyon and Graz is 825 km. The road distance is 1114.4 km.

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Lyon to Graz train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

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Lyon to Graz train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Graz Hbf station.

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You can take a train from Lyon to Graz via Genève and Zuerich Hb in around 15h 35m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
25€ - 29€
1st Class
39€ - 42€

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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Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 90€

About Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
9h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
180€ - 340€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 45€

About TGV inOui

Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
35€ - 45€

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€

About Railjet

Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€

About ÖBB EuroCity

Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at

Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 18€
Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 18€
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 13€
1st Class
14€ - 18€

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 15€
Train from Sezana to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 15€
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
8€ - 11€
Regional Train Ticket
6€ - 9€
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
12€ - 15€

Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 16€

About Trenitalia

Train from Sezana to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
14€ - 16€

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

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