Travel from Lyon to Florence-Italy

Train, bus or fly from Lyon to Florence?

You can take a train from Lyon to Florence via Torino Porta Susa in around 7 h 38 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lyon to Florence 4 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $75 and the journey takes 11 h 5 min. Eurolines FR also services this route 4 times a week.

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How to get from Lyon to Florence

ModeDurationPrice
From Lyon Part Dieu train to Torino Porta Susa then train to Firenze S.Maria Novella.7 h 38 min116€
From Lyon bus to Fermata 3234 - STAZIONE STURA, line 4 tram to Torino Porta Nuova Station, then train to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station.10 h 29 min64€
From Lyon, Lyon Perrache bus to Florence.11 h 5 min65€
From Lyon drive to Florence.6 h 57 min106€
From Lyon Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu Rhonexpress to Lyon airport, fly to Florence airport, then line 389 shuttle to Florence.6 h 24 min128€
From Lyon Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu Rhonexpress to Lyon airport, fly to Bologna airport, Aerobus to Bologna C.Le, then train to Florence.4 h 54 min132€
From Lyon Part Dieu train to Genève, line 15 train to Geneva airport, fly to Florence airport, then line 389 shuttle to Florence.5 h 42 min131€
From Lyon Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu Rhonexpress to Lyon airport, fly to Venice airport, bus to Venezia Mestre, then train to Florence.6 h 50 min122€
From Lyon Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu Rhonexpress to Lyon airport, fly to Rome airport, then train to Florence.7 h 13 min131€

How long does it take to get from Lyon to Florence?

It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to get from Lyon to Florence, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Lyon and Florence?

No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Florence. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 38 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lyon and Florence?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon, Lyon Perrache and arriving at Florence. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

Operators from Lyon to Florence

OperatorPhoneWebsite
TGV0033 892 353535TGV
Trenitalia Frecce+39 06 68475475Trenitalia Frecce
Marino Autolinee+39 080 3112335Marino Autolinee
5T Torino5T Torino
ItaloTreno+39 060708ItaloTreno
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
Lyon Rhônexpress0826 00 17 18Lyon Rhônexpress
LufthansaLufthansa
Air FranceAir France
Austrian AirlinesAustrian Airlines
KLMKLM
IberiaIberia
Air DolomitiAir Dolomiti
TAP PortugalTAP Portugal
Hop!Hop!
AlitaliaAlitalia
Vueling AirlinesVueling Airlines
easyJeteasyJet
Mistral AirMistral Air
Twin JetTwin Jet
SwissSwiss
XL Airways FranceXL Airways France
British AirwaysBritish Airways
Busitalia - Sita Nord s.r.l.+39 800 373 760Busitalia - Sita Nord s.r.l.
TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna051.350111TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna
French Railways (SNCF)+33 9 70 60 99 70French Railways (SNCF)
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
ATVO S.p.A.+39 0421 5944ATVO S.p.A.