There are 9 ways to get from Eindhoven to Lyon by train, 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 55 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Maastricht
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Paris-Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$217 - $281

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Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Antwerp 280 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Antwerp to Lyon, Lyon Perrache N760

$45 - $83

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Bus Eurolines FR  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Lyon

$95 - $140

Drive  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Eindhoven to Lyon 497.6 miles

$120 - $180

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Lyon  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Lyon (LYS) AMS - LYS

$76 - $231

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Lyon  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Lyon (LYS) BRU - LYS

$70 - $259

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Lyon  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Lyon (LYS) DUS - LYS

$75 - $268

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Geneva, train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Geneva (GVA) AMS - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu

$100 - $292

Train, train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Lyon  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
  3. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Lyon (LYS) LIL - LYS

$161 - $428

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Eindhoven and arriving at Lyon. Services depart four times a week, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Eindhoven to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via Maastricht, Liege-Guillemins, Paris Nord RER and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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The distance between Eindhoven and Lyon is 635 km. The road distance is 796.1 km.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Lyon without a car is to train which takes 7 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 55 min to get from Eindhoven to Lyon, including transfers.

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

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Eindhoven to Lyon train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Eindhoven station.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Lyon is to train which takes 7 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Eindhoven to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 396.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 55 min

What companies run services between Eindhoven, Netherlands and Lyon, France?

You can take a train from Eindhoven to Lyon via Maastricht, Liege-Guillemins, Paris-Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 7 h 55 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Eindhoven to Lyon 4 times a week. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 12 h 57 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lyon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Breda
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$110 - $150
1st Class
$150 - $210
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $95
1st Class
$100 - $140
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
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
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
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
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Eindhoven to Lyon
Ave. Duration
12 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Eindhoven to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Antwerp to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
10 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Eindhoven to Lyon train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Lyon Part Dieu station.

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