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There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Perrache

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Main Central Train Station to Geneva Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus Station

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Flughafen T1 to Strasbourg Boulevard de Metz
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Lyon Part Dieu

Drive

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo

Fly Frankfurt to Lyon, subway

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lyon (LYS)
  2. Take the subway from Vaulx-en-Velin la Soie to Ampère Victor Hugo

Fly Frankfurt to Geneva, train

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA)
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Lyon

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Lyon (LYS)

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Lyon

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Lyon (LYS)

Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo by train

The train journey time between Frankfurt am Main and Rue Victor-Hugo is around 5h 59m and covers a distance of around 722 km. Operated by TGV inOui, the Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo train service departs from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arrives in Lyon Perrache. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

1 Weekly Trains
5h 59m Average Duration
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rue Victor-Hugo is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rue Victor-Hugo is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rue Victor-Hugo is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from France.

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo is to bus which costs €21 - €40 and takes 10h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo is to fly and subway. Taking this option will cost €90 - €230 and takes 4h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Rue Victor-Hugo station. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt Main Central Train Station and arriving at Lyon - Perrache Bus Station via Geneva - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 50m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Lyon Perrache. Services depart once a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 5h 59m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Rue Victor-Hugo is 563 km. The road distance is 691.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo without a car is to train which takes 5h 59m and costs €100 - €150.

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The train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Perrache takes 5h 59m including transfers and departs once a week.

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Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Frankfurt Main Central Train Station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo is to train which takes 5h 59m and costs €100 - €150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €21 - €40 and takes 10h 50m.

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  • Distance: 563.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 59m

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Rue Victor-Hugo, France?

TGV inOui operates a train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Perrache once a week. Tickets cost €100 - €150 and the journey takes 5h 59m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo via Geneva - Bus station in around 10h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €400
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €400
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Flights from Stuttgart to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €420
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €430
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Stuttgart to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€290 - €480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Strasbourg to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€55 - €85
Rail 1st Class
€75 - €110
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€20 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€20 - €29
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €45
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Lufthansa Express Bus
Phone
+49 (0)89-32304-0
Email
info@airportbus-muenchen.de
Website
airportbus-muenchen.de
Bus from Frankfurt Flughafen T1 to Strasbourg Boulevard de Metz
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Lufthansa Express Bus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Frankfurt Main Central Train Station to Geneva Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Geneva Bus Station to Lyon Perrache SNCF Train Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
RegioJet
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Geneva Bus Station to Lyon Gare Perrache
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Union Ivkoni

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Lyon - Perrache Bus Station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Lyon Perrache station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo is 691 km. It takes approximately 6h 4m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Rue Victor-Hugo.

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Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Lyon Airport.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs €3 - €5.

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