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There are 6 ways to get from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Munich Airport (MUC) by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Munich (MUC) LYS - MUC

$70 - $220

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Munich, Munich central bus station 106

$56 - $147

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Train inOui TGV  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Strasbourg Tgv
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...

$204 - $270

Train  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Gare de Genève Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to München Hbf Ec

$224 - $365

Bus, night bus  •  14 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Zurich
  2. Take the night bus from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Munich, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2 RegioJet

$63 - $82

Drive  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Munich Airport (MUC) 477.5 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Munich Airport (MUC) is to bus and night bus which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 14 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Munich Airport (MUC) is to fly which costs 60€ - 190€ and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Lyon Airport (LYS) and Munich Airport (MUC) is 586 km. The road distance is 763.9 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Munich Airport (MUC) without a car is to train which takes 10 h 50 min and costs 170€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to fly from Lyon (LYS) to Munich (MUC), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Munich Airport (MUC) is to fly which takes 1 h 20 min and costs 60€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 170€ - 240€ and takes 10 h 50 min, you could also bus, which costs 45€ - 130€ and takes 13 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon Airport (LYS) to Munich Airport (MUC) is 764 km. It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to drive from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Munich Airport (MUC).

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

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There are 203+ hotels available in Munich Airport (MUC). Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Munich Airport (MUC).
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  • Distance: 366.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Lyon Airport (LYS), France and Munich Airport (MUC), Germany?

Lufthansa and Air France fly from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Munich Airport (MUC) every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Munich Airport (MUC) via Lyon Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, Lyon Part Dieu, Strasbourg, Stuttgart Hbf, München Hbf, and Munich Center in around 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Lyon to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Sncf
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Gare de Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Gare de Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
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-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.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 Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Book at
eurolines.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Night bus from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Munich, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
regiojet.com

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