There are 5 ways to get from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Clermont-Ferrand by plane, bus, train 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

Fly  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) LYS - CFE

$131 - $486

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry to Clermont-Ferrand 776 / ...

$7 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus Isilines  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon Airport to Clermont-Ferrand

$14 - $18

Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand

$47 - $67

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Clermont-Ferrand 119.2 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Clermont-Ferrand is to bus which costs 6€ - 16€ and takes 3 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Clermont-Ferrand is to fly which costs 110€ - 420€ and takes 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon Airport and arriving at Clermont-Ferrand. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) and Clermont-Ferrand is 155 km. The road distance is 190.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Clermont-Ferrand without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 20 min and costs 12€ - 15€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Clermont-Ferrand, including transfers.

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Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Clermont-Ferrand bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry station.

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The best way to get from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Clermont-Ferrand is to fly which takes 1 h 16 min and costs 110€ - 420€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 15€ and takes 3 h 20 min, you could also train, which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Clermont-Ferrand.
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  • Distance: 96.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between Lyon-St Exupery(TGV), France and Clermont-Ferrand, France?

Twin Jet flies from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Clermont-Ferrand 4 times a week. Alternatively, Isilines operates a bus from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Clermont-Ferrand once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $18 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Airlines
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Lyon to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
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 Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon Airport to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
isilines.com
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 Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
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 - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus

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