There are 9 ways to get from Lyon to Netherlands 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  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bruxelles Midi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Amsterdam Centraal Tha / ...

$178 - $257

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Luxembourg Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Dijon > Nancy > Metz > Thionville > Luxembourg
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Luxembourg > Bruxelles centre - gare Midi > Anvers > Amsterdam - Schiphol aéroport > Amsterdam centre - Sloterdijk / ...

$41 - $77

7 alternative options

Train via Schiphol (Airport)  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon-Perrache to Bruxelles Midi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport) Tha / ...

$221 - $279

Bus Eurolines FR  •  15 h

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Amsterdam

$110 - $160

Drive  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Amsterdam 578.9 miles

$140 - $210

Fly Lyon to Amsterdam  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Amsterdam (AMS) LYS - AMS

$64 - $224

Fly Lyon to Brussels, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Brussels (BRU) LYS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Roosendaal

$74 - $255

Fly Lyon to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LYS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Nijmegen

$92 - $284

Train to Geneva, fly to Amsterdam  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Amsterdam (AMS) GVA - AMS

$91 - $285

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Netherlands?

You can take a train from Lyon to Amsterdam via Bruxelles Midi in around 5 h 50 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Lyon to Amsterdam twice daily. Tickets cost $110 - $160 and the journey takes 15 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Lyon to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$60 - $75
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Venlo to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Venlo to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arriva.nl
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Luxembourg to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lyon to Netherlands?

The distance between Lyon and Netherlands is 754 km. The road distance is 926 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Netherlands?

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Netherlands is to bus which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 16 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lyon to Netherlands?

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Netherlands is to fly which takes 4 h 28 min and costs 50€ - 190€.

Is there a direct train between Lyon and Netherlands?

No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Netherlands. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Bruxelles Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lyon and Netherlands?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon and arriving at Amsterdam. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Lyon to Netherlands, including transfers.