There are 5 ways to get from Lyon to Châteauneuf-du-Pape by train, 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 inOui TGV, line 22 bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Sorgues Chateauneuf du Pape
  3. Take the line 22 bus from Sorgues Château Saint Hubert to Châteauneuf-du-Pape Centre 22

$59 - $72

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Avignon Ouibus / ...

$10 - $24

3 alternative options

Train, line 22 bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon Centre
  2. Take the line 22 bus from Avignon PEM Gare Routière to Châteauneuf-du-Pape Centre 22

$39 - $54

Bus Isilines  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Avignon - Gare Routière

$18 - $23

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Châteauneuf-du-Pape 134.1 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Châteauneuf-du-Pape. However, there are services departing from Lyon Gare Perrache and arriving at Châteauneuf-du-Pape Centre via Avignon Saint-Dominique / Mistral. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Châteauneuf-du-Pape is 188 km. The road distance is 214.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Châteauneuf-du-Pape without a car is to train and line 22 bus which takes 3 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Lyon to Châteauneuf-du-Pape, including transfers.

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Lyon to Châteauneuf-du-Pape bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Lyon Gare Perrache station.

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Lyon to Châteauneuf-du-Pape bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Avignon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Châteauneuf-du-Pape is 215 km. It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to drive from Lyon to Châteauneuf-du-Pape.

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There are 1506+ hotels available in Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Châteauneuf-du-Pape.
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  • Distance: 117.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Châteauneuf-du-Pape, France?

Ouibus operates a bus from Lyon to Châteauneuf-du-Pape twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. FlixBus also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Sorgues Chateauneuf du Pape
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$11 - $18
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Trans Vaucluse
Phone
04 90 16 15 00
Website
vaucluse.fr
Bus from Sorgues Château Saint Hubert to Châteauneuf-du-Pape Centre
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
vaucluse.fr
Bus from Avignon PEM Gare Routière to Châteauneuf-du-Pape Centre
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
vaucluse.fr
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 Avignon
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Avignon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Avignon - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
isilines.com

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