There are 5 ways to get from Lyon to Yssingeaux 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.

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Train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux Tgv
  2. Take the train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Retournac

$52 - $70

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Saint-Étienne to Yssingeaux 30

Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Saint-Etienne Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Saint-Étienne to Yssingeaux 30

Train, line 30 bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon-Perrache to Firminy
  2. Take the line 30 bus from Firminy to Yssingeaux 30

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Yssingeaux 66 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Yssingeaux is to drive which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Yssingeaux is to drive which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Yssingeaux is 88 km. The road distance is 105.6 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Lyon to Yssingeaux, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon station to Yssingeaux. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at Yssingeaux via Saint-Étienne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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

You can take a train from Lyon to Yssingeaux via St Etienne Châteaucreux and Retournac in around 2 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Yssingeaux via Saint-Etienne and Saint-Étienne in around 2 h 50 min.

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 St Etienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Retournac
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $29
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Firminy
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Bus operators
Autocars Driot Masson
Phone
04 71 61 05 16
Email
adm@driot-masson.fr
Website
autocars-adm.fr
Bus from Saint-Étienne to Yssingeaux
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
autocars-adm.fr
Bus from Firminy to Yssingeaux
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
autocars-adm.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Saint-Etienne
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus

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