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There are 9 ways to get from Lyon to Amalfi Coast by train, bus, night train, car 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  •  13h 48m

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard Ter
  2. Take the train from Aix Les Bains Le Revard to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Napoli Centrale Fr

€165 - €336

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Bus via Turin  •  21h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Turin N410 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Turin C Vittorio to Salerno Piazza Montpellier Turin C Vittorio - Ciro Marina SS106 / ...

€34 - €120

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Bus  •  22h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Salerno N580

€65 - €79

Train, night train  •  23h 41m

  1. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the night train from Torino Porta Susa to Salerno Ini

€152 - €203

Drive  •  11h 50m

  1. Drive from Lyon to Amalfi Coast 1244 km

€150 - €230

Fly Lyon to Naples, train, line 5120 bus  •  8h 42m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Naples (NAP) LYS - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
  3. Take the line 5120 bus from Salerno to Atrani

€72 - €220

Train to Geneva, fly to Naples, train  •  10h 28m

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Naples (NAP) GVA - NAP
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno

€113 - €343

Fly Lyon to Rome, train, line 5120 bus  •  10h 7m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Rome (FCO) LYS - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Salerno
  3. Take the line 5120 bus from Salerno to Atrani

€81 - €288

Train, train to Turin, fly to Naples  •  12h 44m

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard
  2. Take the train from Aix Les Bains Le Revard to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Naples (NAP) TRN - NAP
  4. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno

€89 - €277

France → Italy
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International entry into Italy from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Italy from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from France
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  • 5-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Cyprus, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area and Cyprus
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom

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Rules to follow in Italy

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Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Amalfi Coast is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Amalfi Coast is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Amalfi Coast is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Italy.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 3 Aug 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Amalfi Coast is to bus which costs €65 - €80 and takes 22h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Amalfi Coast is to fly and train and line 5120 bus which costs €70 - €220 and takes 8h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Amalfi Coast. However, there are services departing from Lyon Perrache and arriving at Atrani via Turin C Vittorio, Salerno - Irno and Salerno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 12m.

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It is 972 km from Lyon to Amalfi Coast. It is approximately 1244 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Amalfi Coast without a car is to train which takes 13h 48m and costs €160 - €340.

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It takes approximately 13h 48m to get from Lyon to Amalfi Coast, including transfers.

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Lyon to Amalfi Coast bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lyon Perrache station.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Amalfi Coast is to train which takes 13h 48m and costs €160 - €340. Alternatively, you can bus via Turin, which costs €30 - €120 and takes 21h 12m.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Lyon to Amalfi Coast bus services, operated by Marino, arrive at Salerno Piazza Montpellier station.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Amalfi Coast.
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  • Distance: 971.7 km
  • Duration: 13h 48m

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Amalfi Coast, Italy?

You can take a train from Lyon to Amalfi Coast via Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard, Aix Les Bains Le Revard, Torino Porta Susa, Napoli Centrale, Napoli P. Garibaldi, and Via Nocera in around 13h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Amalfi Coast via Turin, Turin C Vittorio, Salerno Piazza Montpellier, Salerno - Irno, Salerno, and Atrani in around 21h 12m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€80 - €480
Flights from Lyon to Naples via Split
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€80 - €480
Flights from Lyon to Naples via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€80 - €480
Flights from Geneva to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €220
Flights from Geneva to Naples via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €220
Flights from Geneva to Naples via Split
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €220
Flights from Geneva to Naples via Mahon
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€70 - €220
Flights from Lyon to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€40 - €140
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€65 - €140
Flights from Turin to Naples via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €140
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Naples via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €350
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lyon to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €320
Flights from Turin to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €360
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €170
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Naples via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€24 - €210
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€20 - €170
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Turin to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€40 - €140
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Aix Les Bains Le Revard
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€15 - €22
Rail 1st Class
€24 - €35
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€20 - €29
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €45
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aix Les Bains Le Revard to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€40 - €55
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€55 - €65
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€55 - €65
1st Class
€55 - €65
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€35 - €45
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €180
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€60 - €85
Base Standard
€100 - €140
Base Premium
€120 - €180
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €40
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€8 - €12
Base Standard
€21 - €28
Base Premium
€27 - €40
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€22 - €30
Base Standard
€40 - €60
Base Premium
€50 - €75
Trenitalia Intercity Night

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
800 90 60 60
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Torino Porta Susa to Salerno
Ave. Duration
14h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Website
Trenitalia ICN
Schedules at
Trenitalia
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Bahn DB
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €9
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €9
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€4 - €7
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€17 - €25
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale, Naples to Salerno
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €35
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€13 - €18
Smart Low Cost
€10 - €15
Smart Flex
€23 - €35
Train from Roma Termini to Salerno
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €60
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€22 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €28
Smart Flex
€40 - €60
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Salerno
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 - Perrache Bus Station to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
Blablabus
Union Ivkoni
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Turin Corso Vittorio Emanuele II
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Marino
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Turin C Vittorio to Salerno Piazza Montpellier
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€19 - €95
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Amalfi Coast is 1244 km. It takes approximately 11h 50m to drive from Lyon to Amalfi Coast.

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Lufthansa and easyJet offer flights from Lyon Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 1454+ hotels available in Amalfi Coast. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Lyon Airport is to Rhonexpress which takes 29 min and costs €14 - €16.

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