There are 7 ways to get from Lyon to Wengen 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  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève 7-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Genève to Bern 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost Ice / ...

$102 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Fribourg Poya
  2. Take the bus from Fribourg to Interlaken, Interlaken West 417

$36 - $47

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost Ice / ...

$58 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Wengen 250.9 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Geneva, fly to Zurich, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  4. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost

$159 - $328

Fly Lyon to Zurich, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Zurich (ZRH) LYS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost

$138 - $349

Fly Lyon to Strasbourg, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Strasbourg (SXB) LYS - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost

$152 - $538

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Wengen. However, there are services departing from Lyon and arriving at Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof via Fribourg and Interlaken West, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 44 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Wengen. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Lauterbrunnen via Genève, Bern and Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 58 min.

More details

The distance between Lyon and Wengen is 255 km. The road distance is 401.4 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Lyon to Wengen without a car is to train which takes 5 h 58 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Lyon to Wengen, including transfers.

More details

Lyon to Wengen bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Lyon station.

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Lyon to Wengen is to train which takes 5 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 44 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

Search flights

Lyon to Wengen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Interlaken, Interlaken West station.

More details

Map of how to get from Lyon to Wengen.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 159.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

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

You can take a train from Lyon to Wengen via Genève, Bern, and Interlaken Ost in around 5 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Wengen via Fribourg Poya, Fribourg, Interlaken, Interlaken West, and Interlaken West, Bahnhof in around 8 h 44 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Lyon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
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
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
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 Genève to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
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
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon to Bern
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon to Fribourg Poya
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Fribourg to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Switzerland

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Lyon to Wengen train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Interlaken Ost station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Wengen is 401 km. It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to drive from Lyon to Wengen.

Get driving directions

Royal Jordanian and Swiss offer flights from Geneva Airport to Zurich Airport.

Search flights

There are 1025+ hotels available in Wengen. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

More details

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

More details