There are 5 ways to get from Lyon to Tignes 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  •  4 h 45 min

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

$97 - $130

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Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Bourg-Saint-Maurice Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Tignes T15

$20 - $27

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bourg-St.Maurice
  2. Take the bus from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Tignes T15

$46 - $64

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Tignes 145.9 miles

$30 - $45

Shuttle  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon Airport to Tignes Le Lac

$57 - $102

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Tignes is to bus which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Tignes is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon station to Tignes. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at Tignes via Bourg-Saint-Maurice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Tignes is 163 km. The road distance is 233.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Tignes without a car is to train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs 80€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Lyon to Tignes, including transfers.

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Lyon to Tignes bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Lyon - Perrache Bus station.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Tignes is to train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs 80€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 5 h 50 min.

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Lyon to Tignes bus services, operated by Altibus, arrive at Tignes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Tignes is 233 km. It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to drive from Lyon to Tignes.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Tignes.
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  • Distance: 102 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

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

You can take a train from Lyon to Tignes via Chambery-Challes-E and Landry in around 4 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Tignes via Bourg-Saint-Maurice in around 5 h 50 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
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 Landry
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bourg-St.Maurice
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Bus operators
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Tignes
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
altibus.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
BensBus
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Lyon Airport to Tignes Le Lac
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Schedules at
bensbus.co.uk

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