There are 5 ways to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Lyon by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Lyon (LYS) CDG - LYS

$61 - $248

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Bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Paris CDG Airport to Lyon

$35 - $45

3 alternative options

Train to Paris Orly, fly  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv to Antony
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS

$78 - $279

Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$50 - $70

Drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Lyon 306.8 miles

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Lyon is to bus which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Lyon is to fly which costs 50€ - 220€ and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Lyon is 400 km. The road distance is 490.9 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Lyon, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris CDG Airport and arriving at Lyon. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Lyon without a car is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Lyon bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Terminal 3 station.

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Map of how to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 250.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 min

What companies run services between Paris CDG Airport (CDG), France and Lyon, France?

Air France and XL Airways France fly from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Lyon 5 times a day. Alternatively, TGV operates a train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Lyon every 4 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$29 - $130
Train operators
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris CDG Airport to Lyon
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
isilines.com

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