There are 7 ways to get from Lyon to Verdon Gorge by train, bus, 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 44 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Les Arcs Draguignan Tgv

$266 - $336

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Aix-en-Provence Paris centre - Bercy > Dijon > Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Aix-en-Provence > Marseille - gare routière St-Charles / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière to La Palud sur Verdon 27

$31 - $55

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire 31

$66 - $103

Bus via Grenoble - Bus station  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Grenoble centre - gare routière > Turin - gare routière > Milan / ...
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire 31

$45 - $77

Drive  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Verdon Gorge 247.5 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Nice, bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Nice (NCE) LYS - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice - Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire
  3. Take the bus from Castellane to La Maline

$77 - $305

Fly to Marseille, bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Marseille (MRS) LYS - MRS
  2. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière to La Palud sur Verdon

$99 - $382

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Verdon Gorge, France?

You can take a train from Lyon to Verdon Gorge via Marseille-St-Charles and Les Arcs Draguignan in around 4 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Verdon Gorge via Aix-en-Provence, Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière, La Palud sur Verdon, and La Maline in around 9 h 8 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$15 - $75
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Les Arcs Draguignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $29
1st Class
$30 - $55
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Les Arcs Draguignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière to La Palud sur Verdon
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Bus from Nice - Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
isilines.com
Department Alpes de Haute-Provence
Phone
04 92 30 08 00
Website
mondepartement04.fr
Bus from Castellane to La Maline
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
mondepartement04.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lyon to Verdon Gorge?

The distance between Lyon and Verdon Gorge is 254 km. The road distance is 396 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Verdon Gorge?

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Verdon Gorge is to bus which costs 25€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lyon to Verdon Gorge?

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Verdon Gorge is to drive which takes 4 h 20 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

Is there a direct bus between Lyon and Verdon Gorge?

No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Verdon Gorge. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at La Maline via Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière and La Palud sur Verdon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 8 min.

How long does it take to get from Lyon to Verdon Gorge?

It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Lyon to Verdon Gorge, including transfers.