There are 9 ways to get from Lyon to Croatia by plane, 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

Fly Lyon to Split  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Split (SPU) LYS - SPU

$109 - $320

Cheapest option

Fly Lyon to Pula  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Pula (PUY) LYS - PUY

$65 - $271

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Fly Lyon to Zagreb  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Zagreb (ZAG) LYS - ZAG

$91 - $247

Train to Geneva, fly to Split  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Split (SPU) GVA - SPU

$95 - $358

Fly Lyon to Venice  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Venice (VCE) LYS - VCE

$96 - $767

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Zagreb

$100 - $170

Bus BS Tours  •  17 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Bregana

$75 - $120

Train  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève 7-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. En

$212 - $357

Drive  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Zagreb 666.2 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Croatia is to bus which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 17 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Croatia is to fly which costs 95€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Croatia is 945 km. The road distance is 1065.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Lyon to Croatia, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 16 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. via Genève and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 7 min.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Croatia is to fly which takes 5 h 8 min and costs 95€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 90€ - 150€ and takes 16 h 7 min, You could also train, which costs 180€ - 320€ and takes 20 h 7 min..

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Lyon to Croatia train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Genève station.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Croatia.
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  • Distance: 590.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Croatia?

easyJet, Croatia Airlines and three other airlines fly from Lyon to Split twice daily. Alternatively, Arriva d.o.o. operates a bus from Lyon to Zagreb once a week. Tickets cost $107 and the journey takes 16 h 7 min. Eurolines FR also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Pula via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Pula via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Lyon to Pula via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Lyon to Pula via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Geneva to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Split
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Lyon to Pula via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lyon to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lyon to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lyon to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to Pula via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lyon to Pula via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
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 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
14 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Lyon to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
16 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$107
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
16 h 46 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Lyon to Bregana
Ave. Duration
16 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
bstours.rs

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