There are 7 ways to get from Lyon to Lourdes by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse-Matabiau Tgv
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Lourdes Ic

$140 - $165

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Bus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Tarbes N716

$48 - $82

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Drive  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Lourdes 438.8 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Lourdes/Tarbes  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Lourdes/Tarbes (LDE) LYS - LDE

$284 - $1,122

Fly to Pau, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Pau (PUF) LYS - PUF
  2. Take the train from Pau to Lourdes

$69 - $276

Fly to Biarritz, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Biarritz (BIQ) LYS - BIQ
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Lourdes

$89 - $299

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Toulouse (TLS) LYS - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Lourdes

$80 - $196

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Lourdes. However, there are services departing from Lyon, Lyon Perrache and arriving at Lourdes - Gare SNCF via Tarbes - Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Lourdes. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Lourdes via Toulouse-Matabiau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 57 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Lourdes is 488 km. The road distance is 702.1 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Lourdes without a car is to train which takes 6 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Lyon to Lourdes, including transfers.

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

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Lyon to Lourdes train services, operated by TGV, depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Lourdes is to train which takes 6 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 12 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Lyon Airport to Lourdes/Tarbes Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Lyon to Lourdes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Tarbes station.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Lourdes.
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  • Distance: 304.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Lourdes, France?

You can take a train from Lyon to Lourdes via Toulouse-Matabiau in around 6 h 57 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lyon to Lourdes 5 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $75 and the journey takes 11 h 5 min. Isilines also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Toulouse, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Nice, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Nantes, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Biarritz, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Marseille, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Bordeaux, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Ajaccio, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Pau
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Toulouse, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Nice, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Nantes, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Biarritz, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Marseille, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Bordeaux, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Pau
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Malta
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Pau to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $18
1st Class
$23 - $30
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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Pau to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$16 - $25
Train from Bayonne to Lourdes
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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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 Tarbes
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Tarbes
Ave. Duration
11 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Lyon to Lourdes train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Lourdes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Lourdes is 702 km. It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to drive from Lyon to Lourdes.

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Air Malta, Air Corsica, Air France and Hop! offer flights from Lyon Airport to Lourdes/Tarbes Airport.

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