Gare de Lyon – Paris

Gare de Lyon – Paris

Paris Gare de Lyon Station Main Entrance
Paris Gare de Lyon Station Detail

The Paris-Gare de Lyon was built for the World Exposition of 1900 and the architecture used in the construction of this train station is a classic example of the architecture of that time period. The station has been modernized to accommodate the high-speed TGV trains that whisk travelers throughout France.

  • Address: 20 boulevard Diderot, 75012 Paris
  • View location on map: Google map
  • Hours of operation: 3:30am to 1:30am

Transportation from the Paris-Gare de Lyon:

To the Charles de Gaulle airport:

  • Air France Coach
    Line 4 Departs: every 30 minutes
    Hours: 7 am to 9 pm

To the Roissy airport:

  • Air France Bus
    Hours: 7 am to 9 pm
    Departs: every 30 minutes
    Location: Boulevard Diderot
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To other railway stations:


  • Line 65 - Gare d'Austerlitz
  • Line 91 - Gare de Montparnasse
  • Line 29 - Gare Saint Lazare
  • Line 24 - Gare Saint Lazare
  • Line 61 - Gare d'Austerlitz
  • Line 20 - Gare de Lyon - Gare Saint Lazare

Metro: Lines 1 and 14

  • RER: Lines A and D

Trains using this station:

Areas commonly traveled to from this station:

  • Central and south-east France
  • French Riviera
  • French speaking part of Switzerland
  • Italy and connecting service into Spain through Montpellier


Telephone access:

  • Telephone stands
  • Location: main concourse
  • Codes
    International Code: 011
    Country Code: 33
    City Code: 1

WiFi service:

  • Hotspot



  • Disabled Persons Reception +33 (0)8 90 64 06 50
    Daily 6:00am - midnight
  • For assistance boarding the train, arrive at the platform at least 30 minutes the before train departure time. Wheelchairs and boarding ramps are available if required.

Tourism office:

  • Hours: Monday to Saturday, 8 am to 8 pm
  • Location: Main ticket hall

Baggage consignment:

  • Coin-operated lockers
    Hours: 6:30am to 11:30pm

Lost and found:

  • Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location: Level 1 on Rue Bercy side


  • Level 0, Fresco Gallery Hours: 6:15am to 10:45pm
  • Level 1, Mediterranean hall Hours: 6:00am to midnight

Restroom & Shower:

  • Level 1, Diderot Gallery • Hours: 6:00am to 10:00pm

Places to eat in the station:

  • Upper Crust
  • Big Ben Bar
  • France Café
  • Ségafredo