Train Geneva Lyon

Travel from Geneva to Lyon by train and arrive directly in the city centre. Find the best train tickets deals for your Geneva - Lyon travel and recommendations for where to go in Lyon.

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Geneva - Lyon : Travel by train

At about 1h45 from Geneva with the high-speed TGV train, Lyon is the World Capital of Gastronomy. Discover the city of Lyon, often dubbed as the City of Lights. You have to see Le Mur Des Canuts, the Rue de la Republique or the Place des Terreaux during your stay. Keep an eye out for the Opera National de Lyon that puts on good shows during the year. The city's Museum of Contemporary Art, Musee des Beaux-Arts and Palais Saint-Pierre are must-sees! Discover the history of the city by visiting the ancient ruins of the Theatres Romains de Fourviere or the Roman ruins. Meet the old Lyon by visiting the Traboules du Vieux Lyon. The Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, the Tony Garnier Housing Project and the Cour des Voraces are remarkable architectural buildings that will catch your attention. Lyon has also beautiful religious sites, such as Eglise Saint Nizier, Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste or Chapelle de Saint Vincent. And why not walk through amazing scenic areas like the Fourviere Hill. To discover the city's culture, you can visit one of the various museums like the Musee d'Histoire de Lyon, the Musee de l'Imprimerie de Lyon or the Musee des Tissus et des Arts Decoratif that exist in the city. If you are looking for an activity that is fun for the whole family, few are better or more educational than parks such as the AviaSim and the France Aventures Lyon.

Train travel: a new way to discover Lyon. From Geneva Cornavin station, you will reach directly Lyon Part Dieu station. European train stations are usually centrally situated in cities. You can book your ticket online on our website and just print it out at home. No check-in is required. Depending on your ticket fare, you can get flexible or semi-flexible tickets that will give you the opportunity to ask for a refund or exchange your tickets if needed.