There are 6 ways to get from Bratislava to Lyon by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus, fly to Lyon  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Lyon (LYS) VIE - LYS

$79 - $263

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Bus, fly to Geneva, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Geneva (GVA) VIE - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu

$88 - $274

Bus, train  •  15 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Einsteinova to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. 901
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$259 - $356

Bus Slovak Lines  •  19 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Genève
  2. Take the bus from Genève to Lyon

$141 - $145

Bus Eurolines FR  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Lyon

$130 - $190

Drive  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Lyon 774 miles

$160 - $240

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Lyon. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 20 h 34 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Lyon is 967 km. The road distance is 1238.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Lyon without a car is to bus and train which takes 15 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Bratislava to Lyon, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Lyon bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Bratislava station.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Bratislava to Lyon bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Lyon is 1238 km. It takes approximately 12 h 1 min to drive from Bratislava to Lyon.

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easyJet, Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Vienna Airport to Lyon Airport.

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  • Distance: 604.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Lyon, France?

You can take a bus from Bratislava to Lyon via Genève in around 19 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Train operators
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.

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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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Einsteinova to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.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 Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Einsteinova to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Genève
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$121
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Genève to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bratislava to Lyon
Ave. Duration
20 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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