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Duration 6h 4m
Distance 412.1 km
Average price SFr 194
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Lyon and Luthern takes 6h 4m and the fastest train takes 5h 23m. The train service runs several times per day from Lyon to Luthern. 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. Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Genève
  3. Luthern
5h 45m
SFr 103 - SFr 200

Lyon to Luthern train times

Trains run every three hours between Lyon and Luthern. The earliest departure is at 16:38 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Lyon is at 20:38 which arrives into Luthern at 09:01. All services require a transfer at GENEVE and take an average of 6h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Lyon to Luthern? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Luthern. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Luzern via Genève. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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The distance between Lyon and Luthern is 302 km. The road distance is 412.1 km.

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

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

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There are 272+ hotels available in Luthern. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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What companies run services between Lyon and Luthern?

You can take a train from Lyon to Luthern via Genève in around 5h 45m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Luzern
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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