There are 11 ways to get from Lyon to Pau by plane, bus, train, rideshare or car

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

Fly to Pau  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Pau (PUF) LYS - PUF

$57 - $258

Cheapest option

Bus Isilines  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Pau Genève - Gare routière > Lyon - Gare routière Perrache > Toulouse > Tarbes > Pau - Université > Bayonne > Saint-Sébastien > Hernani

$27 - $75

9 alternative options

Fly to Biarritz, bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Biarritz (BIQ) LYS - BIQ
  2. Take the bus from Bayonne to Pau - Université

$67 - $268

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  6 h 35 min

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

$84 - $205

Fly to Lourdes/Tarbes  •  7 h 28 min

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

$299 - $1,143

Train  •  7 h 47 min

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

$143 - $167

Train via Montpellier Saint-Roch  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Pau Ic

$106 - $171

Bus via Brive-la-Gaillarde  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Brive-la-Gaillarde
  2. Take the bus from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Toulouse
  3. Take the bus from Toulouse to Pau - Université 786

$30 - $51

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry to Pau N716

$57 - $103

Rideshare  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lyon to Pau 453.5 miles

$58

Drive  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Pau 452.4 miles

$95 - $140

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

Hop! flies from Lyon to Pau 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lyon to Pau via Toulouse-Matabiau in around 7 h 47 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
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 Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
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 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Nice, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Pau, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
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 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 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 Bordeaux, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
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 Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
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 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Nice, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Pau, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
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 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 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 Bordeaux, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
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
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$20 - $100
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Lyon to Lourdes/Tarbes via Malta
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Pau
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $75
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$48 - $52
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$48 - $52
1st Class
$55 - $95
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bayonne to Pau - Université
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Toulouse to Pau - Université
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Pau - Université
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Toulouse to Pau
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Aéroport Saint Exupéry to Pau
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Pau
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lyon to Pau
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$58
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lyon to Pau?

The distance between Lyon and Pau is 495 km. The road distance is 724 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Pau is to bus which costs 24€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 34 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Pau is to fly which takes 4 h 19 min and costs 45€ - 220€.

Is there a direct train between Lyon and Pau?

No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Pau. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Pau via Toulouse-Matabiau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 47 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lyon and Pau?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon and arriving at Pau. Services depart once a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 12 h.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Lyon to Pau, including transfers.