Train charter: Hire a TGV Lyria for a private event

Would you like to hire a TGV Lyria train for a private event? Take a look at our range of TGV Lyria trains for hire! We offer companies, works councils, associations and private individuals charter trains with services specifically tailored to their event.

Customised train journeys on TGV Lyria charter trains

Are you organising a seminar, holding a function or travelling to an event? Our charter trains with tailor-made services will turn your event into an unforgettable experience.

Booking terms

Please enquire at your travel agent or your SNCF Group point of sale on 0810 879 479, Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 6 pm (€ 0.40/minute, plus any fees charged by your provider). Your enquiry will be forwarded to us and we will assess the feasibility and costs involved.


TGV Lyria offers a range of services (both free and with costs) at the train station to ensure that your guests are welcomed in style:

  • Platform reserved for private use, red carpet for VIP reception
  • Reception desk as meeting point and for guest registration (where necessary)
  • Hostesses on platform or at train doors welcome guests and provide any information they may need
  • Display on departure board and announcement of departure time and place help guests find their way to the charter train
  • Train can bear your company colours

Transform your train into your own private universe, using:

  • Entertainment (music, engaging workshops)
  • Personalised announcements made by our on-board staff
  • Special coaches where specific groups can get together
  • Catering delivered to the seat or served in the bar coach
  • Personalised design of rooms with special head rest covers, placemats and stickers in the event colours

Terms and conditions

Each enquiry requires a feasibility study and advance information regarding coach composition, SNCF staff and possible dates. Any train hire is subject to these availabilities. The special terms and conditions for transport services that apply to our offers can be obtained from your SNCF point of sale.

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