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There are 10 ways to get from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry 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  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Lyon-Perrache to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$164 - $339

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Bus  •  16h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to London Ouibus

$45 - $62

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  14h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Lille N769
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria

$94 - $144

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 41m

  1. Drive from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

$287 - $341

Drive, car ferry  •  9h 53m

  1. Drive from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$143 - $207

Fly Lyon to London Heathrow  •  4h 52m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to London Heathrow (LHR) LYS - LHR

$104 - $290

Fly Lyon to London Gatwick  •  5h 1m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to London Gatwick (LGW) LYS - LGW

$73 - $275

Fly Lyon to Southend, train  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Southend (SEN) LYS - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street

$61 - $1,556

Train to Geneva, fly to London City  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the train from Lyon-Perrache to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to London City (LCY) GVA - LCY

$105 - $290

Fly Lyon to London Luton, train  •  5h 28m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to London Luton (LTN) LYS - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$67 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 16h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London is to fly which costs 90€ - 260€ and takes 4h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London. However, there are services departing from Lyon, Lyon Perrache and arriving at London Victoria via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London. However, there are services departing from Lyon-Perrache and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Nord Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 30m.

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The distance between Gare de Lyon-Perrache and London is 736 km.

The best way to get from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London without a car is to train which takes 5h 30m and costs 140€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London, including transfers.

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Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Lyon Gare Perrache station.

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Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Lyon-Perrache station.

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The best way to get from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London is to train which takes 5h 30m and costs 140€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 16h 15m, you could also fly, which costs 90€ - 260€ and takes 4h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London.
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  • Distance: 460.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between Gare de Lyon-Perrache, France and London, England?

You can take a train from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, and Paris Nord Eurostar in around 5h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London via Paris City Centre - Bercy in around 16h 15m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Lyon to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Lyon to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Geneva to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Geneva to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Southend via Rennes
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Geneva to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Lyon to Southend
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$24 - $260
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to London City via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $170
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Lyon-Perrache to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Lyon-Perrache to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
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 Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Lille
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to London
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at London station.

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London is 1h behind Gare de Lyon-Perrache. It is currently 6:36 PM in Gare de Lyon-Perrache and 5:36 PM in London.

Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St. Pancras International station.

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Lufthansa, British Airways, Brussels Airlines and Air France offer flights from Lyon Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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