There are 7 ways to get from Lyon to Dublin by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, 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.

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Fly from Lyon  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Dublin (DUB) LYS - DUB

$91 - $250

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Train to Geneva, fly  •  6 h 56 min

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

$97 - $270

Train Eurostar, car ferry  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Holyhead
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$328 - $764

Train, bus and ferry  •  20 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Marne la Vallée-Chessy Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy to Ashford International Station
  3. Take the train from Ashford International to London Victoria
  4. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$212 - $383

Bus, bus and ferry  •  28 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Lille
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$107 - $148

Train, car ferry via Paris-Bercy  •  31 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Paris-Bercy
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg Ic
  3. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin

$163 - $272

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Cherbourg
  2. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin

$149 - $248

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Dublin is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 90€ - 130€ and takes 28 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Dublin is to fly which costs 75€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon station to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at Dublin via Lille and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 12 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Dublin is 1160 km.

The best way to get from Lyon to Dublin without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 15 h 1 min and costs 280€ - 700€.

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

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Lyon to Dublin bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Lyon - Perrache Bus station.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Lyon to Dublin bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dublin station.

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Dublin is 1 h behind Lyon. It is currently 9:23 PM in Lyon and 8:23 PM in Dublin.

Flybe, Aer Lingus, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Lyon Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 1213+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 725.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Dublin, Ireland?

Aer Lingus, British Airways and five other airlines fly from Lyon to Dublin hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Flights from Lyon to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Lyon to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Dublin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Lyon to Dublin via Southend
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Train operators
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 Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Paris-Bercy
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
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
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Marne la Vallée-Chessy
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$130 - $490
Premier
$340 - $550
Train from Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy to Ashford International Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$160 - $240
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 - Perrache Bus station to Lille
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$117
Passenger
$41
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$80 - $90
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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