There are 5 ways to get from Lyon to Risoul 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  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Valence TGV to Montdauphin-Guill.

$59 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Gares to Gare S.N.C.F
  3. Take the train from Gap(F) to Montdauphin-Guill.

$28 - $49

3 alternative options

Train via Valence Ville  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Jean Macé to Valence Ville
  2. Take the train from Valence Ville to Montdauphin-Guill.

$54 - $88

Bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble – Pôle multimodal to Briançon - Gare SNCF 35

$30 - $48

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Risoul 161.6 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Risoul is to bus and train which costs 24€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Risoul is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Risoul is 186 km. The road distance is 258.5 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Lyon to Risoul, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon station to Risoul. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at Guillestre - Gare Routière via Grenoble – Pôle multimodal, Briançon - Gare SNCF and Mont-Dauphin - Gare SNCF. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 1 min.

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

You can take a train from Lyon to Risoul via Valence TGV, Montdauphin-Guill., and Mont-Dauphin - Gare SNCF in around 5 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Risoul via Grenoble - Bus station, Grenoble – Pôle multimodal, Briançon - Gare SNCF, Montdauphin - Gare SNCF, and Mont-Dauphin - Gare SNCF in around 7 h 1 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $47
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Valence TGV to Montdauphin-Guill.
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Lyon Jean Macé to Valence Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Valence Ville to Montdauphin-Guill.
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Gap(F) to Montdauphin-Guill.
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $29
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
isilines.com
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Grenoble – Pôle multimodal to Briançon - Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Transisère
Phone
+33 820 08 38 38
Website
transisere.fr
Bus from Gares to Gare S.N.C.F
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
transisere.fr

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