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There are 5 ways to get from Dole to Lyon by bus, train, rideshare or car

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

Recommended option

Bus  •  2h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Dole to Lyon, Lyon Perrache 720

$24 - $35

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the rideshare from Dole to Lyon 121.6 miles

$14

3 alternative options

Train  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the train from Dole Ville to Dijon Ville Besançon - Dijon / ...
  2. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu Dijon-Ville - Lyon-Part-Dieu / ...

$44 - $70

Bus, train  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Dole Gare to Lons-Le-Saunier 400 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lons-Le-Saunier to Lyon Part Dieu Belfort-Ville - Lyon-Perrache / ...

$25 - $37

Drive  •  1h 53m

  1. Drive from Dole to Lyon 122.7 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Dole to Lyon is to rideshare which costs 13€ and takes 2h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Dole to Lyon is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dole to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Dole Ville and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via Dijon Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 1m.

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The distance between Dole and Lyon is 158 km. The road distance is 196.4 km.

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The best way to get from Dole to Lyon without a car is to bus which takes 2h 21m and costs 21€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 2h 21m to get from Dole to Lyon, including transfers.

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Dole to Lyon train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Dole Ville station.

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The best way to get from Dole to Lyon is to bus which takes 2h 21m and costs 21€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 3h 1m.

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Dole to Lyon train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Lyon Part Dieu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dole to Lyon is 196 km. It takes approximately 1h 53m to drive from Dole to Lyon.

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Map of how to get from Dole to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 99 miles
  • Duration: 2h 21m

What companies run services between Dole, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France and Lyon, France?

FlixBus operates a bus from Dole to Lyon 4 times a week. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dole to Lyon via Dijon Ville in around 3h 1m.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Dole Ville to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $27
Train from Dijon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
Train from Lons-Le-Saunier to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Dole Ville to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $19
1st Class
$25 - $35
Train from Dijon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
Train from Lons-Le-Saunier to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $34
1st Class
$48 - $54
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dole to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Jurago
Website
jurago.fr
Bus from Dole Gare to Lons-Le-Saunier
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
jurago.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dole to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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