There are 6 ways to get from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Bern 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève 1
  3. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$97 - $181

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Bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Interlaken, Interlaken West to Fribourg 417
  2. Take the bus from Fribourg to Lyon, Lyon Perrache 106 / ...

$21 - $45

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Train, bus  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Thun to Fribourg/Freiburg Poya 1
  2. Take the bus from Fribourg Poya to Lyon

$83 - $128

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon 236.5 miles

$50 - $75

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lyon (LYS) ZRH - LYS

$145 - $354

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Lyon (LYS) SXB - LYS

$149 - $533

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon is to bus which costs SFr 20 - SFr 45 and takes 8 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 75 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof and arriving at Lyon, Lyon Perrache via Interlaken, Interlaken West and Fribourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Lauterbrunnen and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via Interlaken Ost, Bern and Genève. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 9 min.

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The distance between Lauterbrunnen and Lyon is 254 km. The road distance is 378.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon without a car is to train which takes 7 h 9 min and costs SFr 90 - SFr 180.

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon, including transfers.

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Lauterbrunnen to Lyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Interlaken, Interlaken West station.

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Lauterbrunnen to Lyon train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Interlaken Ost station.

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The best way to get from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon is to train which takes 7 h 9 min and costs SFr 90 - SFr 180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 20 - SFr 45 and takes 8 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 158.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 9 min

What companies run services between Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland and Lyon, France?

You can take a train from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon via Interlaken Ost, Bern, and Genève in around 7 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon via Interlaken West, Bahnhof, Interlaken, Interlaken West, and Fribourg in around 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Zurich to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
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 Interlaken Ost to Bern
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $33
1st Class
$35 - $60
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Thun to Fribourg/Freiburg Poya
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Interlaken, Interlaken West to Fribourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Fribourg to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Fribourg to Lyon Gare Perrache
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Fribourg Poya to Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch
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 Fribourg to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Lauterbrunnen to Lyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lyon, Lyon Perrache station.

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Lauterbrunnen to Lyon train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Lyon Part Dieu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lauterbrunnen to Lyon is 378 km. It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to drive from Lauterbrunnen to Lyon.

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Twin Jet offers flights from Zurich Airport to Lyon Airport.

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There are 1045+ hotels available in Lyon. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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