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International tickets: France.

The high-speed TGV train to Paris and the south of France offers you appealing fares to suit your travel requirements. The mandatory seat reservation and all supplements are included in the ticket price. Your ticket is valid for the train and day for which it was issued. It is worth purchasing early as prices may increase or decrease depending on the day of departure and train.

 

Please note:

  • To ensure a prompt departure of our high-speed trains, all passengers are required to board the train at the latest 2 minutes prior to the scheduled departure. After that, access to the train can no longer be guaranteed.
  • Entry barriers have been/are being installed in the following stations:
    -    Paris-Montparnasse from 1 April 2017
    -    Marseille-St-Charles from 1 May 2017
    -    Paris Gare de Lyon Hall 2, Rennes, Nantes from 1 June 2017
    -    Paris-Nord from 1 July 2017

Passengers with tickets printed on A4 paper (print@home) and tickets on mobile devices for TGV or InterCity trains will be able to access the platforms. If you have a ticket which you bought at the ticket counter or received by post, a member of staff will give you access to the platform. Please go to the platform 20 minutes before departure.

Purchase your TGV Lyria ticket to Paris simply online and print it out yourself! 

 

You can purchase TGV Lyria tickets to the south of France or for other connections online, and they will then be sent to you by post within 3 days.

Lyria Flex fare

Lyria Flex offers you the greatest possible flexibility at a guaranteed price. With Lyria Flex, if something arises you can board the preceding or subsequent train the same day without any supplement, without having to exchange the ticket at the counter. Lyria Flex tickets can also be exchanged or refunded prior to the journey for a processing fee of 10 francs per person and route.

Conditions.

  • For single journeys in 1st and 2nd class from a station where you board the TGV in Switzerland to Paris or the south of France.
  • Advance purchase for Paris and the south of France from 120 days up to just before departure (based on availability).
  • Lyria Flex offers are valid on the same day and for the same route on the train immediately before or after the train for which the ticket was booked. However, the original seat reservation is forfeited and a seat may not be available. In addition, the free meal service in 1st class is not guaranteed.

Reductions.

  • Children up to 4 years travel free without their own seat. For a ticket including seat reservation you require a baby pass for your child.
  • Children aged 4 to 12 years receive a 20% discount on the adult price.
  • Holders of a GA travelcard, Half-Fare travelcard, Fréquence 50, Fréquence 25 and/or Forfait benefit from discounts.
  • Reduced group tariffs may apply from 10 passengers travelling together. Please book early.

Reservations and supplements.

  • Obligatory seat reservations and supplements are included.
  • Processing fees may be charged when purchasing tickets at a staffed ticket counter.

Semi-Flex fare

Semi-Flex offers you a lower price and, for a fee, tickets are also exchangeable or refundable with this fare up to the time of your departure. Semi-Flex is a low price offer with a limited number of tickets and is only available while stocks last.

Conditions.

  • Advance purchase Paris and the south of France from 120 days before departure (based on availability).
  • For single journeys in 1st and 2nd class from a station where you board the TGV in Switzerland to Paris or the south of France.
  • Can be exchanged or reimbursed prior to departure for a fee. Exchange is based on the current fare available.

Reductions.

  • Children up to 4 years travel free without their own seat. For a ticket including seat reservation you require a baby pass for your child.
  • Children aged 4 to 12 years receive a 20% discount on the adult price.

Reservations and supplements.

  • Obligatory seat reservations and supplements are included.
  • Processing fees may be charged when purchasing tickets at a staffed ticket counter

Non-Flex fare

Non-Flex offers you the lowest price if you purchase as early as possible (up to 4 months before departure). Non-Flex is a low price offer with a limited number of tickets and is only available while stocks last. Tickets for this fare are neither exchangeable nor refundable. Non-Flex tickets are available from CHF 32 in 2nd class to Paris and the south of France.

Conditions.

  • Advance sale for Paris and the south of France from 120 days before departure (based on availability).
  • No exchange and no refund.
  • No further reductions (not even with the Half-Fare travelcard or GA travelcard).

Reductions.

  • Children up to 4 years travel free without their own seat. For a ticket including seat reservation you require a baby pass for your child.
  • Children aged 4 to 12 years receive a 20% discount on the adult price.

Reservations and supplements.

  • Obligatory seat reservations and supplements are included.
  • Processing fees may be charged when purchasing tickets at a staffed ticket counter.

Price, product and timetable specifications subject to modifications.

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