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There are 5 ways to get from Lyon to Avoriaz by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Genève to St-Maurice 90 / ...

$73 - $126

Cheapest option

Bus Isilines  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Cluses
  2. Take the bus from Cluses - Gare routière to Morzine - Avoriaz Station 91

$23 - $29

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève Tgv / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneva to Avoriaz

$47 - $97

Bus Eurolines CH  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Genève
  2. Take the bus from Geneva to Avoriaz

$36 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Avoriaz 145.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Avoriaz is to bus which costs 19€ - 26€ and takes 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Avoriaz is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Avoriaz station. However, there are services departing from Lyon and arriving at Morzine - Avoriaz Station via Cluses - Gare routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Lyon and Avoriaz is 157 km. The road distance is 233.3 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Avoriaz without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 39 min and costs 40€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Lyon to Avoriaz, including transfers.

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Lyon to Avoriaz bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Avoriaz is to train which takes 4 h 59 min and costs 60€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 26€ and takes 5 h.

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Lyon to Avoriaz bus services, operated by Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, arrive at Morzine - Avoriaz Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Avoriaz is 233 km. It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to drive from Lyon to Avoriaz.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Avoriaz.
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  • Distance: 97.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 59 min

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

You can take a train from Lyon to Avoriaz via Genève and St-Maurice in around 4 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Avoriaz via Cluses and Cluses - Gare routière in around 5 h.

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 Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
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 St-Maurice
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Geneva to Avoriaz
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
altibus.com
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Cluses
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
isilines.com
Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Cluses - Gare routière to Morzine - Avoriaz Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Book at
eurolines.ch

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