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There are 8 ways to get from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS) by train, plane, bus, night 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.

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Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lyon (LYS) FRA - LYS

$87 - $284

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Night bus  •  11h 43m

  1. Take the night bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Lyon, Lyon Perrache N122

$51 - $84

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Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Lyon (LYS) STR - LYS

$110 - $326

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
  3. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Lyon (LYS) SXB - LYS

$96 - $437

Train, train to Nuremberg, fly  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Lyon (LYS) NUE - LYS

$129 - $497

Train  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$135 - $152

Bus  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim to Lyon

$84 - $118

Drive  •  5h 31m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS) 385.5 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS) is to night bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 11h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS) is to train and fly which costs 75€ - 250€ and takes 3h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS). However, there are services departing from Mannheim and arriving at Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport via Lyon Gare Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 13m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Lyon Airport (LYS) is 490 km. The road distance is 616.7 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS) without a car is to train which takes 5h 56m and costs 110€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS), including transfers.

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Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS) bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Mannheim station.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS) is to train which takes 5h 56m and costs 110€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 11h 13m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS) bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Lyon station.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS).
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  • Distance: 306.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 45m

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Lyon Airport (LYS), France?

inOui TGV operates a train from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS) once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $140 and the journey takes 5h 17m. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS) 3 times a week. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 9h 28m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Stuttgart to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Nuremberg to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nuremberg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nuremberg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Stuttgart to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Mannheim to Lyon
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
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
Night bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS) is 617 km. It takes approximately 5h 31m to drive from Mannheim to Lyon Airport (LYS).

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Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Lyon Airport.

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There are 1060+ hotels available in Lyon Airport (LYS). Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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