There are 5 ways to get from Tignes to Lyon by train, bus, car or shuttle

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Train  •  4 h 20 min

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

$102 - $134

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Bus  •  5 h 51 min

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

$21 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 32 min

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

$43 - $66

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Tignes to Lyon 146.2 miles

$30 - $50

Shuttle  •  4 h 37 min

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

$60 - $98

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The cheapest way to get from Tignes to Lyon is to bus which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 5 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tignes to Lyon is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tignes to Lyon station. However, there are services departing from Tignes and arriving at Lyon - Perrache Bus station via Bourg-Saint-Maurice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 51 min.

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The distance between Tignes and Lyon is 163 km. The road distance is 233.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tignes to Lyon without a car is to train which takes 4 h 20 min and costs 85€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Tignes to Lyon, including transfers.

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Tignes to Lyon bus services, operated by Altibus, depart from Tignes station.

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The best way to get from Tignes to Lyon is to train which takes 4 h 20 min and costs 85€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 5 h 51 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Tignes to Lyon is 234 km. It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to drive from Tignes to Lyon.

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Map of how to get from Tignes to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 102 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

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

You can take a train from Tignes to Lyon via Landry and Chambery-Challes-E in around 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tignes to Lyon via Bourg-Saint-Maurice in around 5 h 51 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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Landry to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Bourg-St.Maurice to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $32
1st Class
$45 - $49
Bus operators
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Tignes to Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
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 Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
BensBus
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Tignes Le Lac to Lyon Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
bensbus.co.uk

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