There are 4 ways to get from Lyon to Yvoire by train, ferry, bus or car

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Train, ferry  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève 7-Y / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Nyon CGN to Yvoire 20-Y / ...

$60 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Annemasse

$18 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Genève
  2. Take the ferry from Genève-Mont-Blanc to Yvoire 21-Y / ...

$49 - $66

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Lyon to Yvoire 111.8 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Yvoire is to bus which costs 14€ - 19€ and takes 4 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Yvoire is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Yvoire. However, there are services departing from Lyon and arriving at Yvoire - Pré Ponce via Annemasse - Gare Routière and Sciez - Bonnatrait Route du Port. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Yvoire is 133 km. The road distance is 178.9 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Yvoire without a car is to train and ferry which takes 4 h 17 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Lyon to Yvoire, including transfers.

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Lyon to Yvoire bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Lyon station.

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Lyon to Yvoire bus services, operated by Isilines, arrive at Annemasse station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Yvoire is 179 km. It takes approximately 2 h to drive from Lyon to Yvoire.

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There are 477+ hotels available in Yvoire. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Yvoire.
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  • Distance: 83.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 17 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Yvoire, France?

Isilines operates a bus from Lyon to Yvoire twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 5 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 Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
$55 - $100
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
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Annemasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ferry operators
CGN
Phone
+41 (0)900 929 929
Email
info@cgn.ch
Website
cgn.ch
Ferry from Nyon CGN to Yvoire
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
cgn.ch
Ferry from Genève-Mont-Blanc to Yvoire
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
cgn.ch

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