There are 5 ways to get from Lyon to Val-d'Isère by train, bus, car or shuttle

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, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bourg-St.Maurice
  2. Take the bus from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Val d’Isere T14

$46 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Bourg-Saint-Maurice Ouibus

$20 - $27

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Chambery-Challes-E  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery-Challes-E
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Bourg-St.Maurice
  3. Take the bus from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Val d’Isere T14

$55 - $76

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Val-d'Isère 147.1 miles

$30 - $50

Shuttle  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon - Saint Exupery Airport to Val-d'Isère

$34 - $102

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Val-d'Isère. However, there are services departing from Lyon Gare Perrache and arriving at Val d’Isere via Bourg-Saint-Maurice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Val-d'Isère is 169 km. The road distance is 235.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Val-d'Isère without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Lyon to Val-d'Isère, including transfers.

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Lyon to Val-d'Isère bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Lyon Gare Perrache station.

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Lyon to Val-d'Isère bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Bourg-Saint-Maurice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Val-d'Isère is 235 km. It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to drive from Lyon to Val-d'Isère.

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There are 1323+ hotels available in Val-d'Isère. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Val-d'Isère.
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  • Distance: 105.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Val-d'Isère, France?

Ouibus operates a bus from Lyon to Val-d'Isère 4 times a week. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

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 Bourg-St.Maurice
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Bourg-St.Maurice
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Val d’Isere
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
altibus.com
Shuttle from Lyon - Saint Exupery Airport to Val-d'Isère
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $85
Schedules at
altibus.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Gare Perrache to Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus

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