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There are 7 ways to get from Lyon to Cahors by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse-Matabiau Tgv
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Cahors Ic / ...

$131 - $155

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Bus, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Brive-la-Gaillarde
  2. Take the train from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Cahors Ic

$42 - $60

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon-Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand
  2. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Figeac
  3. Take the bus from Figeac SNCF to Cahors 910

$77 - $114

Drive  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Cahors 284 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Toulouse (TLS) LYS - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Cahors

$70 - $184

Fly to Brive, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Brive (BVE) LYS - BVE
  2. Take the train from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Cahors

$122 - $320

Fly to Limoges, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Limoges (LIG) LYS - LIG
  2. Take the train from Limoges-Benedictins to Cahors

$202 - $493

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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Cahors is to bus and train which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Cahors is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Cahors. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Cahors via Toulouse-Matabiau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 34 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Cahors is 304 km. The road distance is 454.3 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Cahors without a car is to train which takes 6 h 34 min and costs 110€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Lyon to Cahors, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Toulouse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Lyon to Cahors train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Cahors station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Cahors is 454 km. It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to drive from Lyon to Cahors.

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  • Distance: 190.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

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

You can take a train from Lyon to Cahors via Toulouse-Matabiau in around 6 h 34 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Lyon to Brive
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Lyon to Limoges
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
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.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Cahors
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Cahors
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Clermont-Ferrand to Figeac
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Limoges-Benedictins to Cahors
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
isilines.com
MobiMipy
Website
mobimipy.fr
Bus from Figeac SNCF to Cahors
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
mobimipy.fr

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