There are 10 ways to get from Lyon to Freiburg im Breisgau by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Basel SBB Tgv
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...

$110 - $136

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Freiburg 122 / ...

$16 - $50

8 alternative options

Train via Mulhouse Ville  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Mulhouse Ville Tgv

$102 - $127

Bus, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Basel, Basel central station N122 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...

$47 - $80

Bus Ouibus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Mulhouse Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg 208 / ...

$19 - $29

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Freiburg im Breisgau 274.5 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Strasbourg, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Strasbourg (SXB) LYS - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Offenburg
  3. Take the train from Offenburg to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$104 - $441

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Zurich (ZRH) LYS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$120 - $317

Fly to Stuttgart, bus, train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Stuttgart (STR) LYS - STR
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$125 - $355

Fly to Metz/Nancy, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Metz/Nancy (ETZ) LYS - ETZ
  2. Take the train from Lorraine to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Offenburg to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$159 - $555

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Freiburg im Breisgau is to bus which costs 14€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 50 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Freiburg im Breisgau is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 2 min.

More details

The distance between Lyon and Freiburg im Breisgau is 339 km. The road distance is 439.3 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Lyon to Freiburg im Breisgau, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon, Lyon Perrache and arriving at Freiburg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Freiburg im Breisgau. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

More details

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany?

You can take a train from Lyon to Freiburg im Breisgau via Basel SBB in around 4 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Freiburg im Breisgau via Mulhouse, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, and Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel in around 8 h 1 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Lyon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Lorraine to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Offenburg to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lyon, de Perrache - Galerie C to Freiburg, Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.