There are 5 ways to get from Lyon to Modane by train, bus, car or shuttle

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 TGV  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Modane Tgv

$30 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Les Ménuires Ouibus

$28 - $41

3 alternative options

Train SNCF  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Modane Tgv

$42 - $61

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Lyon to Modane 124.9 miles

$26 - $40

Shuttle  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon - Saint Exupery Airport to Modane

$34 - $102

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Modane is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Modane is to drive which takes 2 h and costs 23€ - 35€.

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The distance between Lyon and Modane is 155 km. The road distance is 200 km.

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The train from Lyon Part Dieu to Modane takes 2 h 16 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Modane. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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

TGV operates a train from Lyon to Modane once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 16 min. SNCF also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Lyon to Modane every 2 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Modane
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Modane
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $45
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Modane
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Modane
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Les Ménuires
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Shuttle from Lyon - Saint Exupery Airport to Modane
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $85
Schedules at
altibus.com

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