There are 6 ways to get from Lyon to Mont Saint Michel Abbey by train, bus 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.

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Train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Rennes Tgv
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel

$174 - $195

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Bus, train  •  16 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Rennes
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel

$51 - $103

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Bus  •  14 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Paris, Paris 709 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Avranches 772

$60 - $98

Fly to Rennes, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Rennes (RNS) LYS - RNS
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel

$88 - $361

Fly to Caen, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Caen (CFR) LYS - CFR
  2. Take the train from Caen to Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel

$126 - $619

Fly to Nantes, train  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Nantes (NTE) LYS - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Rennes
  3. Take the train from Rennes to Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel

$94 - $274

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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Mont Saint Michel Abbey is to bus and train which costs 40€ - 90€ and takes 16 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Mont Saint Michel Abbey is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 310€ and takes 7 h 9 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Mont Saint Michel Abbey is 578 km.

The best way to get from Lyon to Mont Saint Michel Abbey without a car is to train which takes 7 h 20 min and costs 140€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Lyon to Mont Saint Michel Abbey, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Mont Saint Michel Abbey is to train which takes 7 h 20 min and costs 140€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 14 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Rennes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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easyJet, Hop! and Air France offer flights from Lyon Airport to Rennes Airport.

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There are 598+ hotels available in Mont Saint Michel Abbey. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Lyon Airport is to Rhonexpress which takes 29 min and costs 9€ - 15€.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Mont Saint Michel Abbey.
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  • Distance: 361 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Mont Saint Michel Abbey, France?

You can take a train from Lyon to Mont Saint Michel Abbey via Rennes, Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel, and Mont Saint-Michel in around 7 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Mont Saint Michel Abbey via Paris, Paris, Avranches, Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel, and Mont Saint-Michel in around 14 h 7 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Lyon to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Lyon to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Lyon to Nantes via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Lyon to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Lyon to Nantes via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Lyon to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Rennes
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $290
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 Rennes to Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Caen to Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Nantes to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
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.

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 Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Avranches
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Rennes
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Schedules at
isilines.com

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