There are 4 ways to get from Lyon to Vevey by 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Genève to Vevey 90 / ...

$62 - $103

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Lausanne Ouibus

$25 - $39

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Geneve-Aeroport
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Vevey 90

$39 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Vevey 146.8 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Vevey, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lyon to Vevey via Geneve and Genève in around 3 h 19 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Lyon to Vevey hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Genève to Vevey
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Vevey
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Geneva Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lyon and Vevey is 173 km. The road distance is 235 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Vevey is to bus which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 3 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Lyon to Vevey is to drive which takes 2 h 26 min and costs 26€ - 40€.

No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Vevey. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Vevey via Genève. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Lyon to Vevey, including transfers.