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There are 4 ways to get from Lyon to Ardèche by train, taxi, bus, night bus 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

Train, taxi  •  2h 17m

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montelimar Lyon - Marseille Multi Activités / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Montelimar to Ardèche

$137 - $178

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montelimar Lyon - Marseille Multi Activités / ...
  2. Take the bus from Montélimar-G-Routière to Aubenas-Pl.-de-la-Paix Cars Grenoble - Aubenas / ...

$38 - $53

2 alternative options

Train, night bus  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Gare de Valence-TGV to Aubenas-Pl.-de-la-Paix Cars Grenoble - Aubenas / ...

$42 - $60

Drive  •  2h 11m

  1. Drive from Lyon to Ardèche 110.5 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Ardèche is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Ardèche is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2h 11m.

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The distance between Lyon and Ardèche is 127 km. The road distance is 176.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Ardèche without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 17m and costs 110€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 2h 17m to get from Lyon to Ardèche, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Ardèche is 177 km. It takes approximately 2h 11m to drive from Lyon to Ardèche.

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There are 367+ hotels available in Ardèche. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Ardèche.
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  • Distance: 79.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 17m

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Ardèche, France?

There is no direct connection from Lyon to Ardèche. However, you can take the train to Montelimar then take the taxi to Ardèche. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lyon to Ardèche via Montelimar, Montélimar-G-Routière, and Place De La Paix in around 4h 7m.

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 Montelimar
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Bus operators
SNCF Bus
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Bus from Montélimar-G-Routière to Aubenas-Pl.-de-la-Paix
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
SNCF Bus
Night bus from Gare de Valence-TGV to Aubenas-Pl.-de-la-Paix
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Website
SNCF Bus
Other operators
Taxi from Montelimar to Ardèche
Ave. Duration
50m
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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