There are 10 ways to get from Lyon to Normandy by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train 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 via Paris Lyon Banlieue  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon-Perrache to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$193 - $394

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Londres Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Guildford

$49 - $68

8 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to London St. Pancras International

$163 - $556

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Dieppe
  2. Take the car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to Normandy

$118 - $230

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Normandy

$297 - $353

Fly Lyon to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to London Gatwick (LGW) LYS - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$70 - $257

Fly Lyon to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to London Heathrow (LHR) LYS - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Ash

$131 - $340

Fly Lyon to London Luton, train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to London Luton (LTN) LYS - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$82 - $338

Train to Geneva, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to London Gatwick (LGW) GVA - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$95 - $246

Train to Geneva, fly to London City, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to London City (LCY) GVA - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$123 - $317

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Normandy, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Lyon to Normandy via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, London St Pancras International LL, Redhill, and Guildford in around 7 h 55 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Lyon to London Gatwick via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Lyon to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $650
Flights from Geneva to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $3,800
Flights from Geneva to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Geneva to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Geneva to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Geneva to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
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
$55 - $70
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $250
Premier
$190 - $280
Train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$140 - $500
Premier
$350 - $600
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Guildford
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Guildford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $40
Train from Reading to Ash
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $20
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
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
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$34
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lyon and Normandy is 735 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Normandy is to bus and train which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 16 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Normandy is to fly and train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 55€ - 220€.

No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Normandy. However, there are services departing from Lyon-Perrache and arriving at Wanborough via Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St Pancras International LL, Redhill and Guildford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 55 min to get from Lyon to Normandy, including transfers.