Directions from Lyon to Saarbrücken

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 Strasbourg  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Re

$114 - $131

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. N730

$30 - $50

6 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Tgv

$137 - $154

Bus, train  •  8 h 32 min

$36 - $51

Drive  •  4 h 57 min

  1. 326.7 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Metz/Nancy, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. LYS - ETZ

$127 - $511

Fly to Strasbourg, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. LYS - SXB

$94 - $426

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. LYS - FRA

$129 - $362

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Saarbrücken, Germany?

You can take a train from Lyon to Saarbrücken via Strasbourg in around 6 h 17 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lyon to Saarbrücken 6 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 15 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Lyon to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $250
Train from Forbach(F) to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $4
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $36
1st Class
$50 - $60
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Metz Ville to Forbach(F)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $20
Train from Rémilly to Forbach(F)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Forbach(F) to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
en.oui.sncf
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Nancy
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Nancy to Metz
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lyon and Saarbrücken is 420 km. The road distance is 523 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Saarbrücken is to bus and train which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 8 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Saarbrücken is to fly and train which takes 4 h 35 min and costs 100€ - 440€.

No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Saarbrücken. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Saarbrücken Hbf via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon, Lyon Perrache and arriving at Saarbrücken. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Lyon to Saarbrücken, including transfers.