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There are 5 ways to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua by train, bus or car

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Train, bus via Ambérieu-en-Bugey

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Ambérieu-en-Bugey
  2. Take the bus from Gare SNCF to Médiathèque

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Lyon-Part-Dieu Gare Routière to Oyonnax
  2. Take the bus from Oyonnax to Médiathèque

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde
  2. Take the bus from Bellegarde Gare Routière to Médiathèque

Train

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bourg-en-Bresse
  2. Take the train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Nurieux Gare

Drive

  1. Drive from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua

Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua by train and bus

The journey time between Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu and Nantua is around 2h 54m and covers a distance of around 99 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. Operated by SNCF and Réseau interurbain Ain, the Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua service departs from Lyon Part Dieu and arrives in Médiathèque. Typically 15 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

15 Weekly Services
2h 54m Average Duration
€9 Cheapest Price
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Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu → Nantua
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The cheapest way to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua is to drive which costs €10 - €16 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua is to drive which costs €10 - €16 and takes 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua. However, there are services departing from Lyon-Part-Dieu Gare Routière and arriving at Médiathèque via Oyonnax. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu and Nantua is 72 km. The road distance is 88.8 km.

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The best way to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua without a car is to train and bus via Ambérieu-en-Bugey which takes 2h 54m and costs €9 - €22.

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It takes approximately 2h 54m to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua, including transfers.

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Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, depart from Lyon-Part-Dieu Gare Routière station.

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The best way to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua is to bus which takes 3h and costs €11 - €16. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €14 - €45 and takes 3h 53m.

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Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua bus services, operated by Réseau interurbain Cars Région Express AURA, arrive at Médiathèque station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua is 89 km. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua.

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Map of how to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua.
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  • Distance: 72.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 54m

What companies run services between Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, France and Nantua, France?

You can take a bus from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua via Lyon-Part-Dieu Gare Routière and Oyonnax in around 3h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Nantua via Bourg-en-Bresse, Nurieux Gare, and Nurieux Gare in around 3h 53m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Ambérieu-en-Bugey
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €20
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Rail 1st Class
€14 - €20
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€16 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€16 - €24
Rail 1st Class
€25 - €40
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bourg-en-Bresse
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €23
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€9 - €13
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €23
Train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Nurieux Gare
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €18
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€5 - €9
Rail 1st Class
€12 - €18
Bus operators
Réseau interurbain Ain
Phone
04 74 22 01 77
Website
ain.fr
Bus from Gare SNCF to Médiathèque
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€2
Website
Réseau interurbain Ain
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Lyon-Part-Dieu Gare Routière to Oyonnax
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Bus from Oyonnax to Nantua
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Bus from Bellegarde to Nantua
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Réseau interurbain Cars Région Express AURA
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Oyonnax to Médiathèque
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
Réseau interurbain Cars Région Express AURA
Bus from Bellegarde Gare Routière to Médiathèque
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
Réseau interurbain Cars Région Express AURA

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