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Duration 31h 18m
Distance 1595.2 km
Average price 203€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Lyon and Málaga takes 31h 18m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Lyon to Málaga. 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. Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Barcelona-Sants
  3. Málaga
12h 1m
172€ - 284€

Lyon to Málaga train times

Trains run six times a week between Lyon and Málaga. The service departs Lyon at 14:28 in the afternoon, which arrives into Málaga at 21:46. All services require a transfer at BARCELONA-SANTS and take an average of 31h 18m. 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 Málaga. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Malaga Maria Zambrano via Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 1m.

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The distance between Lyon and Málaga is 1266 km. The road distance is 1595.2 km.

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

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Lyon to Málaga train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Malaga Maria Zambrano station.

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