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There are 9 ways to get from Lyon to Den Bosch by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Breda Ic
  3. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenb

132€ - 188€

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Bus  •  13h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine N729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Eindhoven N367 / ...

47€ - 65€

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Bus, train  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Perrache to Paris, Gallieni 410 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Bruxelles, Nord 400 / ...
  3. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Breda Ic
  4. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenb

66€ - 104€

Drive  •  8h 8m

  1. Drive from Lyon to Den Bosch 834.3 km

100€ - 160€

Fly Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 50m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LYS - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Hertogenbosch

94€ - 261€

Fly Lyon to Brussels, train  •  6h 46m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Brussels (BRU) LYS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenb

89€ - 331€

Train to Geneva, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) GVA - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Hertogenbosch

93€ - 275€

Fly Lyon to Dusseldorf, train  •  8h 10m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LYS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Hertogenbosch

99€ - 277€

Train to Geneva, fly to Brussels, train  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Brussels (BRU) GVA - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
  4. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenb

93€ - 255€

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The COVID-19 helpline number in Den Bosch is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Den Bosch is mandatory.

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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Den Bosch is to bus which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 13h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Den Bosch is to fly and train which costs 90€ - 270€ and takes 5h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Den Bosch. However, there are services departing from Lyon, Lyon Perrache and arriving at 's-Hertogenbosch, Aartshertogenlaan via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Eindhoven, Centraal Station and Veghel, Busstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Den Bosch. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Hertogenb via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Breda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 7m.

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The distance between Lyon and Den Bosch is 663 km. The road distance is 834.3 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Den Bosch without a car is to train which takes 7h 7m and costs 130€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 7h 7m to get from Lyon to Den Bosch, including transfers.

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

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Lyon to Den Bosch train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Den Bosch is to train which takes 7h 7m and costs 130€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 13h 49m.

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  • Distance: 662.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 7m

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Den Bosch, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Lyon to Den Bosch via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Breda in around 7h 7m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Den Bosch via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Eindhoven, Eindhoven, Centraal Station, Veghel, Busstation, and 's-Hertogenbosch, Aartshertogenlaan in around 13h 49m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 430€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 230€
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 270€
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 270€
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 290€
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 290€
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 210€
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 210€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 400€
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 400€
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 440€
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 290€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 390€
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 340€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 750€
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
160€ - 460€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 270€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 16€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 16€
1st Class
16€ - 24€
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 22€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
20€ - 22€
1st Class
28€ - 31€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Breda to Hertogenb
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 29€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 18€
1st Class
22€ - 29€
Train from Venlo to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 29€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
1st Class
20€ - 29€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
20€ - 29€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 45€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 28€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 - Perrache Bus Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon, Perrache to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Bruxelles, Nord
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Lyon to Den Bosch bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Eindhoven station.

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Lyon to Den Bosch train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Hertogenb station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Den Bosch is 834 km. It takes approximately 8h 8m to drive from Lyon to Den Bosch.

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easyJet, British Airways, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Lyon Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 471+ hotels available in Den Bosch. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Lyon Airport is to Rhonexpress which takes 29 min and costs 14€ - 17€.

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