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Duration 16h 31m
Distance 878.8 km
Average price 222€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Utrecht and Lyon takes 16h 31m and the fastest train takes 6h 42m. There is at least one train per day from Utrecht 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.


  1. Utrecht Centraal
  2. Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Lyon
7h 30m
137€ - 504€

Utrecht to Lyon train times

Trains run once daily between Utrecht and Lyon. The service departs Utrecht at 16:18 in the afternoon, which arrives into Lyon at 12:00. All services require a transfer, and take on average 16h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via Rotterdam Centraal and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 30m.

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The distance between Utrecht and Lyon is 706 km. The road distance is 878.8 km.

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Utrecht to Lyon train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

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Utrecht to Lyon train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Lyon Part Dieu station.

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