Experience the best of both Switzerland and France on board TGV Lyria: a unique blend of French technology and Swiss way of life. A peaceful break which invites you to read, work, converse or dream during the course of a business journey, a romantic getaway or a family holiday. With its quality service, TGV Lyria is simply one of the best means of transport for seamless city centre to city centre connections.
Founded in 1993, Lyria is a subsidiary of the SNCF (French National Railway Company) and the CFF (Swiss Federal Railways). Lyria is responsible for the commercial management of TGV Lyria services, the high-speed train connections between France and Switzerland.
Lyria is constantly working to improve its services: from December 12th 2010, Lyria offers more frequencies (9 return services daily) and a faster journey time between Paris and Geneva of 3h05*. As of December 2011 the new TGV Rhine-Rhône high-speed line between Dijon and Mulhouse will also allow Lyria to significantly reduce its journey times on the Paris – Basel – Zurich route by half an hour.
Lyria is an associated member of Railteam and aims to take part in the development of the European high-speed network, enabling rail to become the future of European travel.
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