Facts and usage statistics about public transit in Lyon, France

Commute patterns by Light Rail, Metro, Rail, Bus & Funicular in Lyon - Statistics, Analytics and Usage Data

The Moovit Public Transit Index helps anyone discover how people in Lyon get around each day with public transit compared to other cities. Below you will find the average commute and wait time for riders, the distance people travel to get to work with public transit and the average distance people in Lyon walk each day. See which Light Rail, Metro, Rail, Bus & Funicular and stations are most popular in Lyon, and more!

Lyon has 5 transit type(s), including: Light Rail, Metro, Rail, Bus & Funicular, operated by several transit agencies, including TCL SYTRAL, RhôneXpress & SNCF

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In Lyon, the average amount of time people spend riding public transit is 36 min. Over 37% of those riders spend more than 2 hours on public transportation every day.
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How long do people usually wait at a stop or station in Lyon each day? Commuters wait on average 10 min, but over 29% wait longer than 20 minutes.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Lyon is 4.4 km. Yet 24% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The percentage of public transit riders who transfer lines at least once in Lyon is 26%. On average, 46% of riders transfer at least twice during a single trip.
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Did you know that in Lyon, the average distance people walk to work or home is 0.66 km? Approximately, 18% walk more than 1 km to reach their destination.

Commute Time in Lyon

How long do people usually commute in Lyon by public transit everyday?

The average amount of time people in Lyon spend commuting with public transit, for example to and from work, on a weekday is 36 min.

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How many people have a long commute every day with public transit in Lyon, France?

The percentage of transit riders in Lyon who ride public transit, including Light Rail, Metro, Rail, Bus & Funicular for more than 2 hours every day is 37%.

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Waiting Time in Lyon

How long do people usually wait at a station in Lyon every day?

The average amount of time people in Lyon wait at a stop or station for their Light Rail, Metro, Rail, Bus & Funicular line on a weekday is 10 min.

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How many people in Lyon usually wait a long time at a transit station?

The percentage of people in Lyon who wait for over 20 minutes on average for their transit line every day, for example to and from work is 29%.

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Trip Distance in Lyon

How far do people usually commute each way with public transit in Lyon?

The average distance people in Lyon usually ride in a single trip, for example to or from work, with public transit including Light Rail, Metro, Rail, Bus & Funicular is 4.4 km.

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How many people have a long commute every day in Lyon?

The percentage of people in Lyon that usually travel for over 12 km in a single direction, for example to or from work, each day with public transit is 24%.

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Number of Transfers in Lyon

How many people perform single line trips in Lyon?

The percentage of people in Lyon who don't need to transfer during an average commute trip (one way) is 26%.

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How many people transfer twice during a single trip in Lyon?

The percentage of people in Lyon who make exactly two transfers when traveling to a certain destination on a single trip is 26%.

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Walking Distance in Lyon

How far do people usually walk per trip in Lyon?

The average distance people in Lyon walk every day in one direction, for example on their way home or to work is 4.4 km.

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How many people walk for more than 1 km in Lyon?

The percentage of people in Lyon who walk for over 1 km each day to reach a specific destination, for example to or from work is 24%.

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Most popular Bus lines

  • C13 - Cuire --> Grange Blanche
  • C3 - Vaulx-en-Velin La Grappiniere --> Laurent Bonnevay
  • C22 - Grange Blanche --> Perrache

Most popular Bus stations

  • Gare Part-Dieu Vivier Merle
  • Gare Part-Dieu Vivier Merle
  • Gare Part-Dieu Vivier Merle

Most popular Metro lines

  • D - Gare de Venissieux. -> Gare de Vaise.
  • A - Vaulx-en-Velin La Soie. -> Perrache
  • B - Gare d'Oullins. -> Charpennes Charles Hernu .

Most popular Metro stations

  • Bellecour
  • Hotel De Ville
  • Saxe - Gambetta

Most popular Bus lines

  • C13 - Cuire --> Grange Blanche
  • C3 - Vaulx-en-Velin La Grappiniere --> Laurent Bonnevay
  • C22 - Grange Blanche --> Perrache

Most popular Bus stations

  • Gare Part-Dieu Vivier Merle
  • Gare Part-Dieu Vivier Merle
  • Gare Part-Dieu Vivier Merle

Most popular Metro lines

  • D - Gare de Venissieux. -> Gare de Vaise.
  • A - Vaulx-en-Velin La Soie. -> Perrache
  • B - Gare d'Oullins. -> Charpennes Charles Hernu .

Most popular Metro stations

  • Bellecour
  • Hotel De Ville
  • Saxe - Gambetta

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