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There are 10 ways to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  10h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Perrache Bus Station to Turin N521 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Turin Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to La Spezia

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Train via Nice  •  10h 6m

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Nice Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to La Spezia Centrale Ic

Train  •  11h 10m

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Genova P.Za Principe Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

Bus, train  •  12h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia BlaBlaCar Bus
  2. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

Drive  •  5h 57m

  1. Drive from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia 571.1 km

Fly to Florence, train  •  8h 17m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Florence (FLR) LYS - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

Fly to Nice, train  •  9h 43m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Nice (NCE) LYS - NCE
  2. Take the train from Nice St Augustin to Ventimiglia
  3. Take the train from Ventimiglia to La Spezia Centrale

Fly to Bologna, train  •  9h 2m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Bologna (BLQ) LYS - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
  4. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  11h 9m

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

Fly to Venice, train  •  10h 41m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Venice (VCE) LYS - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.M.N.
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
  4. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia by train and bus

2 Weekly Services
10h 1m Average Duration
€46 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia is to bus which costs €45 - €110 and takes 10h 1m.

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The fastest way to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia is to drive which takes 5h 57m and costs €95 - €140.

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No, there is no direct train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at La Spezia Centrale via Nice Ville and Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 6m.

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The distance between Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu and La Spezia is 582 km. The road distance is 571.1 km.

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The best way to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia without a car is to bus which takes 10h 1m and costs €45 - €110.

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It takes approximately 10h 1m to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia, including transfers.

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Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

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The best way to get from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia is to bus which takes 10h 1m and costs €45 - €110. Alternatively, you can train via Nice, which costs €110 - €190 and takes 10h 6m.

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Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at La Spezia Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia is 571 km. It takes approximately 5h 57m to drive from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia.

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  • Distance: 582.1 km
  • Duration: 10h 1m

What companies run services between Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, France and La Spezia, Italy?

You can take a bus from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia via Lyon Perrache, Lyon, Perrache Bus Station, Turin, and Turin Corso Vittorio Emanuele II in around 10h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to La Spezia via Nice Ville and Ventimiglia in around 10h 6m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Lyon to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €460
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €460
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Lyon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€260 - €550
Flights from Lyon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€220 - €460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €250
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €280
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €220
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
+33 1 84 94 36 35
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€85 - €150
Website
https://www.sncf.com/en
2nd Class
€85 - €120
1st Class
€110 - €150
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€25 - €55
Website
https://www.sncf.com/en
2nd Class
€25 - €35
1st Class
€40 - €55
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €75
Website
https://www.sncf.com/en
2nd Class
€35 - €50
1st Class
€55 - €75
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/
2nd Class
€15 - €21
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/
2nd Class
€11 - €15
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/
2nd Class
€7 - €10
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/
2nd Class
€6 - €9
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/
2nd Class
€15 - €21
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.

Rome2Rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 84 94 36 35
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €40
Website
https://www.sncf-connect.com/en-en/
2nd Class
€18 - €26
Rail 1st Class
€27 - €40
Train from Nice St Augustin to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
https://www.sncf-connect.com/en-en/
2nd Class
€7 - €10
Rail 1st Class
€10 - €15
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 Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€8 - €16
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€14 - €16
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €22
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€19 - €22
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €13
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€11 - €13
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €12
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€10 - €12
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €12
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€10 - €12
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €14
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€12 - €14
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €55
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€15 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €45
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€10 - €15
Base Standard
€24 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €45
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€9 - €14
Base Standard
€23 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €70
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€19 - €26
Base Standard
€35 - €55
Base Premium
€45 - €70
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €70
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€20 - €28
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€45 - €70
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 8937 1892
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale to Stazione Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
https://www.italotreno.it/en
Smart Economy
€28 - €40
Smart Flex
€29 - €40
Train from Venezia Mestre to Stazione Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
https://www.italotreno.it/en
Smart Economy
€40 - €55
Smart Flex
€45 - €55
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Stazione Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€22 - €150
Website
https://www.nightjet.com/en/#/home
Sleeper Carriage
€130 - €150
Seating Carriage
€22 - €45
Couchette Carriage
€75 - €95
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto Terminal 1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
https://www.trenord.it/en/
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto Terminal 1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13
Website
https://www.malpensaexpress.it/en/
2nd Class
€13
Bus operators
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.fr
Bus from Lyon, Perrache Bus Station to Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
https://www.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
BlaBlaCar Bus

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
blablacar.co.uk
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
https://www.blablacar.co.uk/
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
https://www.blablacar.co.uk/
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Turin Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it

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