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There are 4 ways to get from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 16m

  1. Take the train from Roanne to Lyon Part Dieu K240 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Tgv / ...

€80 - €134

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Train, bus  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the train from Roanne to Lyon Part Dieu Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble Ter / ...
  3. Take the bus from Gare Routiere to College Raymond Guelen T60

Bus  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Roanne to Lyon Perrache
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Grenoble 777 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Gare Routiere to College Raymond Guelen T60

Drive  •  2h 25m

  1. Drive from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans 229.6 km

€25 - €40

Roanne to Pont-en-Royans by train and bus

The journey time between Roanne and Pont-en-Royans is around 2 days 12h and covers a distance of around 284 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 12h. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), SNCF and Cars Région Isère, the Roanne to Pont-en-Royans service departs from Roanne and arrives in College Raymond Guelen. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 12h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 12h
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
20:19
Last service departs at:
20:19

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Roanne to Pont-en-Royans train and bus schedules

Roanne → Pont-en-Royans
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pont-en-Royans is 800 130 000.

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The most affordable way to get from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans is to drive, which costs €25 - €40 and takes 2h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans is to drive which costs €25 - €40 and takes 2h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans. However, there are services departing from Roanne and arriving at College Raymond Guelen via Lyon Perrache and Gare Routiere. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 34m.

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The distance between Roanne and Pont-en-Royans is 147 km. The road distance is 229.6 km.

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The best way to get from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans without a car is to train which takes 3h 16m and costs €75 - €140.

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It takes approximately 3h 16m to get from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans, including transfers.

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Roanne to Pont-en-Royans bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, depart from Roanne station.

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The best way to get from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans is to train which takes 3h 16m and costs €75 - €140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6h 34m.

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Roanne to Pont-en-Royans bus services, operated by Cars Région Isère, arrive at College Raymond Guelen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Roanne to Pont-en-Royans is 230 km. It takes approximately 2h 25m to drive from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans.

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Map of how to get from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans.
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  • Distance: 146.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 16m

What companies run services between Roanne, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France and Pont-en-Royans, France?

You can take a train from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans via Lyon Part Dieu, Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud, and St Hilaire St Nazaire in around 3h 16m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Roanne to Pont-en-Royans via Lyon Perrache and Gare Routiere in around 6h 34m.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Roanne to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Roanne to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€12 - €18
Rail 1st Class
€20 - €30
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€17 - €24
Rail 1st Class
€25 - €40
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€32 - €37
1st Class
€27 - €32
Renfe SNCF
Bus operators
Cars Région Isère
Website
carsisere.auvergnerhonealpes.fr.
Bus from Gare Routiere to College Raymond Guelen
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
carsisere.auvergnerhonealpes.fr.
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Grenoble - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Blablabus
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Lyon to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Schedules at
bstours.rs

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