There are 4 ways to get from Lyon to Risoul by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Valence TGV to Montdauphin-Guill.

$59 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station 709 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gares to Gare S.N.C.F
  3. Take the bus from Gap - Gare SNCF to Montdauphin - Gare SNCF 29

$21 - $63

2 alternative options

Train via Valence Ville  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Jean Macé to Valence Ville
  2. Take the train from Valence Ville to Montdauphin-Guill.

$60 - $88

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Risoul 161.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Risoul is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Risoul is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon station to Risoul. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at Guillestre Gare Routière via Gares, Gap - Gare SNCF and Mont-Dauphin - Gare SNCF. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Risoul is 186 km. The road distance is 258.5 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Risoul without a car is to train which takes 5 h 55 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Lyon to Risoul, including transfers.

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Lyon to Risoul bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Lyon - Perrache Bus station.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Risoul is to train which takes 5 h 55 min and costs 50€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 55€ and takes 7 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Risoul.
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  • Distance: 116.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Risoul, France?

You can take a train from Lyon to Risoul via Valence TGV, Montdauphin-Guill., and Mont-Dauphin - Gare SNCF in around 5 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Risoul via Grenoble - Bus station, Gares, Gare S.N.C.F, Gap - Gare SNCF, Montdauphin - Gare SNCF, and Mont-Dauphin - Gare SNCF in around 7 h 40 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Valence TGV to Montdauphin-Guill.
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Lyon Jean Macé to Valence Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Valence Ville to Montdauphin-Guill.
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
isilines.com
Transisère
Phone
+33 820 08 38 38
Website
transisere.fr
Bus from Gares to Gare S.N.C.F
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
transisere.fr
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Gap - Gare SNCF to Montdauphin - Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
info-ler.fr

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