Duration 6h 30m
Distance 663.5 km
Average price 129€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Lyon and Mainz takes 6h 30m and the fastest train takes 6h 15m. There is at least one train per day from Lyon to Mainz. 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. Mannheim Hbf
  3. Mainz
6h 10m
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110€ - 184€

Lyon to Mainz train times

Trains run once daily between Lyon and Mainz. The service departs Lyon at 10:00 in the morning, which arrives into Mainz at 17:08. All services require a transfer at MANNHEIM HBF and take an average of 6h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Lyon to Mainz? 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.

No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Mainz. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Mainz Hbf via Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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The distance between Lyon and Mainz is 536 km. The road distance is 663.5 km.

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Lyon to Mainz train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

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Lyon to Mainz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Mainz Hbf station.

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You can take a train from Lyon to Mainz via Mannheim Hbf in around 6h 10m.
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