There are 10 ways to get from Lyon to Croatia by plane, train, shuttle, 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 3 min

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

$110 - $320

Cheapest option

Bus BS Tours  •  17 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Bregana

$80 - $120

8 alternative options

Fly Lyon to Zagreb  •  7 h 18 min

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

$92 - $247

Fly Lyon to Venice  •  7 h 47 min

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

$97 - $777

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

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

$95 - $359

Train, shuttle  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale Fr
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Centrale to Ljubljana
  4. Take the train from Ljubljana to Dobova

$175 - $344

Train, bus  •  14 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale Fr
  3. Take the bus from Trieste Zob to Zagreb Zob 402

$142 - $256

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  16 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Zagreb

$110

Bus Eurolines FR  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Zagreb

$110 - $170

Drive  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Zagreb 666.2 miles

$140 - $210

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Croatia?

easyJet, Croatia Airlines and two 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 $110 and the journey takes 16 h 6 min.

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
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
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
Flights from Geneva to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $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 Geneva to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Zagreb via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Lyon to Split via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
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
Bus operators
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Trieste Zob to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
globtour.com
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110
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
$80 - $120
Schedules at
bstours.rs

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lyon and Croatia is 945 km. The road distance is 1066 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Croatia is to bus which costs 93€ and takes 16 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Croatia is to fly which takes 5 h 3 min and costs 90€ - 280€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 16 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Lyon to Croatia, including transfers.