There are 7 ways to get from Lyon to Castellane by train, taxi, bus, 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, taxi  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Les Arcs Draguignan Tgv
  2. Take a taxi from Les Arcs Draguignan to Castellane

$270 - $319

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Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Grenoble 709 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire 31

$39 - $65

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Train TGV, bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Aix-en-Provence TGV Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière to Castellane 27

$85 - $103

Train, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire 31

$60 - $89

Drive  •  4 h

  1. Drive from Lyon to Castellane 204.6 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Nice, bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Nice (NCE) LYS - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire

$70 - $296

Fly to Marseille, bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Marseille (MRS) LYS - MRS
  2. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière to Castellane

$100 - $371

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Castellane. However, there are services departing from Lyon, Lyon Perrache and arriving at Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire via Grenoble - Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Castellane is 249 km. The road distance is 327.3 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Castellane without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Lyon to Castellane, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Lyon to Castellane bus services, operated by Lignes Express, arrive at Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Castellane is 327 km. It takes approximately 4 h to drive from Lyon to Castellane.

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Nouvel Air Tunisie and Hop! offer flights from Lyon Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 134+ hotels available in Castellane. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Castellane.
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  • Distance: 155.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

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

You can take a bus from Lyon to Castellane via Grenoble and Grenoble - Gare Routière in around 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Les Arcs Draguignan
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
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 Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière to Castellane
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Bus from Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
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, Lyon Perrache to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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 Gare Perrache to Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Les Arcs Draguignan to Castellane
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Allo Taxis Jean Pierre
Phone
+33 6 09 32 87 22
Website
itaxis.fr
Arnaud Georges
Phone
+33 4 94 83 00 85
Toupenot Elisabeth
Phone
+33 4 94 54 53 78

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

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