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  •  5 h 28 min

  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

$162 - $337

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Fly Lyon to Southend, train  •  5 h 36 min

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

$61 - $1,556

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Lille Ouibus
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria

$79 - $113

Bus  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Paris, Paris N729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700

$71 - $118

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 37 min

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

$288 - $341

Drive, carferry  •  9 h 53 min

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

$143 - $207

Fly Lyon to London Heathrow  •  4 h 52 min

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

$104 - $290

Fly Lyon to London Gatwick  •  4 h 51 min

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

$73 - $275

Fly Lyon to London Luton, train  •  5 h 26 min

  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

$70 - $293

Train to Geneva, fly to London City  •  6 h 32 min

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

$105 - $290

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London. However, there are services departing from Lyon Gare Perrache and arriving at London Victoria via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 35 min.

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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 Lyon Banlieue and Paris Nord Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

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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 5 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min 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 FlixBus, depart from Lyon, Lyon 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 5 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 52 min.

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

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

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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: 5 h 28 min

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 Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, and Paris Nord Eurostar in around 5 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London via Paris, Paris in around 14 h 40 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Lyon to London Gatwick via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Lyon to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Geneva to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Geneva to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Geneva to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Geneva to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to London City via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Geneva to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Lyon to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $260
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $170
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
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
22 min
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
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
2 h 7 min
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
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
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 Lille
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Ouibus
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 Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

London is 1 h behind Gare de Lyon-Perrache. It is currently 7:18 AM in Gare de Lyon-Perrache and 6:18 AM in London.

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

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Air France, KLM, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Lyon Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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Book your Gare de Lyon-Perrache to London bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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