There are 4 ways to get from Lyon to Modane by train 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  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Modane

$30 - $50

3 alternative options

Train via Chambery-Challes-E  •  3 h 45 min

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

$43 - $61

Train TGV  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Modane Tgv 9247

$62 - $82

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Lyon to Modane 124.9 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Modane is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h.

More details

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Modane is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Modane. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

More details

The distance between Lyon and Modane is 155 km. The road distance is 199.8 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Lyon to Modane without a car is to train which takes 3 h 6 min and costs 29€ - 45€.

More details

The train from Lyon Part Dieu to Modane takes 3 h 6 min including transfers and departs once daily.

More details

Lyon to Modane train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Modane is 200 km. It takes approximately 2 h to drive from Lyon to Modane.

Get driving directions

Book your Lyon to Modane train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Map of how to get from Lyon to Modane.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 96.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 6 min

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

SNCF operates a train from Lyon to Modane once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min.

Train operators
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 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
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Modane
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Modane
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Modane
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $110

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 1569+ hotels available in Modane. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

More details