There are 4 ways to get from Lyon to Montreux 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  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve 7-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Montreux Eurocity / ...

$62 - $108

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 53 min

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

$26 - $42

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Geneve-Aeroport
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux 90

$39 - $82

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Montreux 151.8 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Montreux is to bus which costs 22€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Montreux is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Montreux is 176 km. The road distance is 242.9 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Lyon to Montreux, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Montreux via Geneve. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

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What companies run services between Lyon, France and Montreux, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lyon to Montreux via Geneve in around 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Lyon to Montreux hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Montreux
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Geneva Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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