There are 6 ways to get from Lyon to Poitiers by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to St-Pierre-des-Corps Tgv
  2. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Poitiers Tgv

$150 - $166

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Clermont-Ferrand 724 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Tours 724
  3. Take the bus from Tours to Poitiers

$22 - $56

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Tours
  2. Take the train from Tours to Poitiers

$46 - $74

Rideshare  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lyon to Poitiers 291.5 miles

$35

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Lyon to Poitiers 292.9 miles

$60 - $95

Fly  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Poitiers (PIS) LYS - PIS

$111 - $507

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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Poitiers is to bus which costs 19€ - 50€ and takes 8 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Poitiers is to fly which costs 95€ - 440€ and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Poitiers is 360 km. The road distance is 468.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Lyon to Poitiers, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon station to Poitiers. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at Poitiers via Clermont-Ferrand and Tours. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Poitiers. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Poitiers via St-Pierre-des-Corps. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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

You can take a train from Lyon to Poitiers via St-Pierre-des-Corps in around 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Poitiers via Clermont-Ferrand and Tours in around 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Tours to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Tours
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Tours to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Tours
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Tours
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lyon to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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