These TGVs are now the only direct trains between Lyon and Strasbourg.
Final Destination: Strasbourg or Frankfurt or Luxembourg or Metz
The trains which are usually due to depart from Lyon at 08:34, 11:34 and 18:04 also call at Colmar
5 x trains per day
Book early and save: Yes
Online bookings usually open: up to 6 months ahead of the travel date.
When booking 2nd class tickets only one type of ticket will be available per departure, discounted 'Prems' tickets or 'Seconde' tickets; though the price of Seconde tickets are also typically cheaper when they are first placed on sale.
When booking 1st class tickets there will be a choice of Premiere tickets and Business Premiere tickets.
The two key T&Cs of booking Prems, Seconde, or Premiere tickets are:
Though if you book Business Premiere tickets, the key T&Cs are that tickets can be exchanged and refunded free of charge up to 30 minutes after departure, so if you get to the station just too late to miss the train you were originally booked on to, you won't lose out financially.
Seats will automatically be assigned when booking tickets for this journey, but rail pass users will need to be pay a reservation fee prior to boarding these TGV trains.
|Ticket Provider||Approximate Cost|
|SNCF Connect||from €26|
|Download the SNCF Connect App||from €26|
|Save A Train||from €26|
|Happy rail||from €26|
|Rail Europe||from €26|
The train departing at 10:00 will be the DB-SNCF international service heading to Francfort/Frankfurt, but in France this train is operated no differently to the other TGV InOui services.
Though it is the the only train of the day not to call at Dijon; the other four departures do call there,where they reverse direction.
The train will travel at up to 285 km/h on the first phase of the journey between Lyon and Macon and then it uses the LGV Rhin-Rhone between the outskirts of Dijon and Mulhouse.
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