There are 8 ways to get from Bergamo to Lyon by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bergamo to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$87 - $126

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Bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bergamo Autostazione to Milano Lampugnano Z301
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Lyon, Lyon Perrache 726 / ...

$29 - $104

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Bus, night bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Bergamo Autostazione to Milano Lampugnano
  2. Take the night bus from Milano to Torino
  3. Take the bus from Torino - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station

$30 - $114

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Bergamo to Lyon 301.3 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Milan Bergamo to Lyon  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Lyon (LYS) BGY - LYS

$58 - $281

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Lyon  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bergamo to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Lyon (LYS) MXP - LYS

$92 - $249

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Bergamo to Pioltello Limito
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu

$76 - $275

Train, train to Nice, fly to Lyon  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bergamo to Ventimiglia
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
  3. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Lyon (LYS) NCE - LYS

$93 - $348

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The cheapest way to get from Bergamo to Lyon is to bus which costs 24€ - 90€ and takes 8 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bergamo to Lyon is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 4 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bergamo to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Bergamo Autostazione and arriving at Lyon, Lyon Perrache via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bergamo to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Bergamo and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via Milano Centrale and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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The distance between Bergamo and Lyon is 374 km. The road distance is 482.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bergamo to Lyon without a car is to train which takes 7 h 30 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Bergamo to Lyon, including transfers.

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Bergamo to Lyon bus services, operated by Nord Est Trasporti, depart from Bergamo Autostazione station.

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Bergamo to Lyon train services, operated by Trenord, depart from Bergamo station.

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The best way to get from Bergamo to Lyon is to train which takes 7 h 30 min and costs 70€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24€ - 90€ and takes 8 h 35 min, you could also fly, which costs 45€ - 240€ and takes 6 h 19 min.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Bergamo Airport to Lyon Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Bergamo to Lyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lyon, Lyon Perrache station.

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Map of how to get from Bergamo to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 233.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 30 min

What companies run services between Bergamo, Italy and Lyon, France?

You can take a train from Bergamo to Lyon via Milano Centrale, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 7 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bergamo to Lyon via Milano Lampugnano and Milan, Milan in around 8 h 35 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Lyon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Nice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Lyon via Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Lyon via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $460
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Lyon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Lyon via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Nice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$26 - $220
Train operators
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Bergamo to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Bergamo to Pioltello Limito
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
trenord.it
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bergamo to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Nord Est Trasporti
Phone
800 905150
Website
nordesttrasporti.it
Bus from Bergamo Autostazione to Milano Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
nordesttrasporti.it
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Bergamo to Milan Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Milan to Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Turin to Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Night bus from Milano to Torino
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Night bus from Milano Lampugnano to Torino
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Torino - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus

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