There are 5 ways to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Lyon (LYS) MXP - LYS

$85 - $212

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Bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 to Turin Corso Bolzano Autostradale - Sadem / ...
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Lyon, Lyon Perrache N406 / ...

$31 - $56

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Train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Porta Garibaldi R28 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$91 - $114

Bus, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Geneve Ec
  3. Take the train from Genève to Lyon-Perrache

$134 - $225

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon 272 miles

$65 - $95

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Milan Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 and arriving at Lyon, Lyon Perrache via Fermata 3563 - DUCHESSA JOLANDA EST and Turin, Torino. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via Milano Porta Garibaldi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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The distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Lyon is 301 km. The road distance is 435.2 km.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon, including transfers.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon bus services, operated by Autostradale, depart from Milan Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 station.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon train services, operated by Trenord, depart from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 station.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon is to fly which takes 1 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 7 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lyon, Lyon Perrache station.

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Map of how to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 187.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

What companies run services between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy and Lyon, France?

Hop! flies from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon via Turin Corso Bolzano, Fermata 3563 - DUCHESSA JOLANDA EST, Fermata 1555 - PALAGIUSTIZIA, and Turin, Torino in around 7 h 7 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
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 Domodossola to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Domodossola to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon-Perrache
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milan Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 to Turin Corso Bolzano
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
autostradale.it
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Turin, Torino to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Lyon Part Dieu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon is 435 km. It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Lyon.

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Hop! offers flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lyon Airport.

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