There are 12 ways to get from Lyon to Sweden by plane, train, bus 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.

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Fly Lyon to Copenhagen  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Copenhagen (CPH) LYS - CPH

$83 - $301

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Fly Lyon to Gothenburg  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Gothenburg (GOT) LYS - GOT

$93 - $196

Train to Geneva, fly to Copenhagen  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Copenhagen (CPH) GVA - CPH

$99 - $270

Fly Lyon to Stockholm Bromma  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) LYS - BMA

$108 - $316

Fly Lyon to Jonkoping  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Jonkoping (JKG) LYS - JKG

$265 - $1,321

Train to Geneva, fly to Stockholm  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Stockholm (ARN) GVA - ARN

$101 - $207

Train, bus via Copenhagen  •  24 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bruxelles Midi Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen
  3. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  4. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$241 - $410

Train  •  25 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Basel SBB Tgv
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Hamburg Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  4. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  5. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$365 - $598

Bus  •  35 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Hannover
  2. Take the bus from Hanover to Stockholm 073

$182 - $293

Train, bus Eurolines FR  •  37 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Stockholm

$268 - $357

Drive, train  •  23 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Stockholm

$373 - $577

Drive  •  21 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Stockholm 1435.2 miles

$320 - $470

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Sweden. However, there are services departing from Lyon and arriving at Stockholm via Hanover. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Sweden station. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Stockholm Centralstation via Basel SBB, Hamburg Hbf, København H and Lund Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 23 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Sweden is 1676 km. The road distance is 2296.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Sweden without a car is to train and bus which takes 24 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Lyon to Sweden, including transfers.

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Lyon to Sweden bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Lyon station.

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Lyon to Sweden train services, operated by TGV, depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Sweden is to fly which takes 5 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 25 h 23 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 35 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Lyon to Sweden bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stockholm station.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Sweden.
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  • Distance: 1047.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Sweden?

easyJet, Lufthansa and five other airlines fly from Lyon to Malmö hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lyon to Stockholm via Basel SBB, Hamburg Hbf, København H, and Lund Centralstation in around 25 h 23 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Lyon to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Lyon to Jonkoping via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Lyon to Jonkoping via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Geneva to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Geneva to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Lyon to Gothenburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Geneva to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Lyon to Stockholm Bromma via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Lyon to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Lyon to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Geneva to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Geneva to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Gothenburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Geneva to Stockholm via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Gothenburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Geneva to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Flights from Geneva to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Copenhagen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Geneva to Stockholm via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to Copenhagen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Gothenburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Lyon to Gothenburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Stockholm Bromma via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Lyon to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Geneva to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Geneva to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Stockholm via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
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
Train from Basel SBB to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$190 - $290
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $170
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $14
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$14 - $19
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $19
1st Class Refundable
$17 - $25
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hanover to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Hannover
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
34 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Lyon to Sweden train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Sweden is 2296 km. It takes approximately 21 h 26 min to drive from Lyon to Sweden.

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easyJet, British Airways, Brussels Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Lyon Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Sweden. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Lyon Airport is to Rhonexpress which takes 29 min and costs .

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