There are 4 ways to get from Lyon to Méribel by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Moutiers Ouibus

$18 - $26

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery-Challes-E
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Moutiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains

$50 - $73

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Méribel 118.8 miles

$25 - $40

Shuttle  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon Airport to Meribel Village

$52 - $97

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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Méribel is to bus which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Méribel is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon station to Méribel. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at Meribel Village via Moutiers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Méribel is 139 km. The road distance is 190.1 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Méribel without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 30 min and costs 15€ - 22€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Lyon to Méribel, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Lyon to Méribel is to bus which takes 4 h 30 min and costs 15€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

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Lyon to Méribel bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Moutiers station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Méribel is 190 km. It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to drive from Lyon to Méribel.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Méribel.
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  • Distance: 86.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

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

Ouibus operates a bus from Lyon to Méribel 4 times a week. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lyon to Méribel via Chambery-Challes-E, Moutiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains, and Moutiers in around 5 h 7 min.

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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Moutiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
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 Moutiers
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Ouibus
BensBus
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Lyon Airport to Meribel Village
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
bensbus.co.uk

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