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There are 7 ways to get from Lyon to Székesfehérvár by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Lyon, train

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Budapest (BUD)
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szekesfehervar

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Turin
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Budapest Népliget bus station
  3. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget Autóbusz Állomás to Székesfehérvár Autóbusz-Állomás

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Train to Geneva, fly, train

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Budapest (BUD)
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szekesfehervar

Train

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  2. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Szekesfehervar

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Bregana
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kol. to Szekesfehervar

Train, night train, bus

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  2. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB
  3. Take the night train from Zuerich Hb to Tatabanya
  4. Take the bus from Tatabánya, aut. áll. to Székesfehérvár, aut. áll.

Drive

  1. Drive from Lyon to Székesfehérvár

Lyon to Székesfehérvár by train

The train journey time between Lyon and Székesfehérvár is around 25h 51m and covers a distance of around 1517 km. This includes an average layover time of around 9h 54m. The fastest train normally takes 25h 31m. Operated by SNCF, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and Hungarian Railways (MÁV), the Lyon to Székesfehérvár train service departs from Lyon Part Dieu and arrives in Szekesfehervar. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
15h 56m
Layover time:
9h 54m
Total time:
25h 51m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
25h 31m
Train distance:
1517 km
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
131 407 Ft
Carbon emissions:
80 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
18:34
Last train departs at:
20:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lyon to Székesfehérvár train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Székesfehérvár is to bus which costs €65 - €90 and takes 23h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Székesfehérvár is to fly and train which costs €90 - €240 and takes 6h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Székesfehérvár. However, there are services departing from Lyon Perrache and arriving at Székesfehérvár Autóbusz-Állomás via Turin and Budapest Népliget Autóbusz Állomás. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Székesfehérvár. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Szekesfehervar via Genève, Zuerich Hb and Budapest-Kelenfoeld. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 29m.

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It is 1050 km from Lyon to Székesfehérvár. It is approximately 1330.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Székesfehérvár without a car is to train which takes 17h 29m and costs €390 - €750.

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It takes approximately 6h 28m to get from Lyon to Székesfehérvár, including transfers.

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Lyon to Székesfehérvár bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lyon Perrache station.

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Lyon to Székesfehérvár train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Székesfehérvár is to train which takes 17h 29m and costs €390 - €750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €65 - €90 and takes 23h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Székesfehérvár.
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  • Distance: 1049.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 28m

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Székesfehérvár, Hungary?

You can take a train from Lyon to Székesfehérvár via Genève, Zuerich Hb, and Budapest-Kelenfoeld in around 17h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Székesfehérvár via Turin and Budapest Népliget Autóbusz Állomás in around 23h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Lyon to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
42 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
42 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
48 000 Ft - 200 000 Ft
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
50 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Flights from Geneva to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
25 000 Ft - 200 000 Ft
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7 000 Ft - 11 000 Ft
Rail 1st Class
10 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
17 000 Ft - 32 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28 000 Ft - 50 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5 500 Ft - 7 500 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin to Budapest Népliget bus station
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
18 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
4 300 Ft - 5 500 Ft
Website
Blablabus
Volanbusz
Phone
+36 1 382 0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
volanbusz.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget Autóbusz Állomás to Székesfehérvár Autóbusz-Állomás
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1 200 Ft - 1 600 Ft
Schedules at
volanbusz.hu
Bus from Tatabánya, aut. áll. to Székesfehérvár, aut. áll.
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
1 200 Ft - 1 600 Ft
Schedules at
volanbusz.hu
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Lyon to Bregana
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
24 000 Ft - 36 000 Ft
Schedules at
bstours.rs

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Lyon to Székesfehérvár bus services, operated by Volanbusz, arrive at Székesfehérvár Autóbusz-Állomás station.

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Lyon to Székesfehérvár train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Szekesfehervar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Székesfehérvár is 1331 km. It takes approximately 12h 35m to drive from Lyon to Székesfehérvár.

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easyJet, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Lyon Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Székesfehérvár. Prices start at 30 000 Ft 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 €14 - €16.

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