There are 4 ways to get from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport by bus, tram, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, line 111 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Saint-Etienne Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the line 111 bus from Saint-Étienne - Châteaucreux Gare routière to Andrézieux-Bouthéon - Rond-Point Colonna 111 / ...

$4 - $10

3 alternative options

Rhonexpress, train, line 111 bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the Rhonexpress from Lyon Airport to Lyon Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux Tgv
  3. Take the line 111 bus from Saint-Étienne - Châteaucreux Gare routière to Andrézieux-Bouthéon - Rond-Point Colonna 111 / ...

$27 - $43

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport 56.1 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport 56.1 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport and arriving at Andrézieux-Bouthéon - Rond-Point Colonna via Saint-Étienne - Châteaucreux Gare routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Lyon Airport (LYS) and Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport is 64 km. The road distance is 89.7 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport without a car is to bus and line 111 bus which takes 1 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport, including transfers.

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Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport station.

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Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport bus services, operated by Département de la Loire, arrive at Andrézieux-Bouthéon - Rond-Point Colonna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport is 90 km. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport.

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There are 134+ hotels available in Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport.
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  • Distance: 40.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

What companies run services between Lyon Airport (LYS), France and Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport, 42160 Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France?

You can take a bus from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport via Saint-Etienne and Saint-Étienne - Châteaucreux Gare routière in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
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 Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
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 - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Saint-Etienne
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry to Saint-Étienne
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Département de la Loire
Phone
04 77 48 42 42
Website
loire.fr
Bus from Saint-Étienne - Châteaucreux Gare routière to Andrézieux-Bouthéon - Rond-Point Colonna
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
loire.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Lyon Airport (LYS) to Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Taxi Lyon
Phone
+33 4 72 10 86 86
Website
taxilyon.com
Taxi Transport Lyon Rhône-Alpes
Phone
+33 4 37 25 29 29
Website
transportrhonealpes.com
Taxi Lyonnais
Phone
+33 4 78 26 81 81
Website
taxilyonnais.com

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