There are 7 ways to get from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon by plane, train, night bus, bus or car

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Fly from Paris Orly  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS

$61 - $251

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Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Orly Sud to Lyon, Lyon Perrache N719 / ...

$16 - $45

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Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  3 h 57 min

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

$84 - $281

Night bus, train  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the night bus from Aeroport D'orly-Terminal Sud to Gare De Lyon N31
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$87 - $102

Train TGV  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Massy TGV to Lyon-Perrache Tgv

$97 - $113

Train SNCF  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Paris-Bercy to Lyon Part Dieu

$83 - $113

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon 280.7 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon is to bus which costs 13€ - 40€ and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon is to fly which costs 50€ - 220€ and takes 1 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris, Orly Sud and arriving at Lyon, Lyon Perrache. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Orly-Sud and arriving at Lyon-Perrache via Antony and Massy TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Paris Orly Airport (ORY) and Lyon is 381 km. The road distance is 449.2 km.

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The best way to get from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon without a car is to night bus and train which takes 3 h 30 min and costs 70€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon, including transfers.

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Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Orly Sud station.

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Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon train services, operated by TGV, depart from Massy TGV station.

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The best way to get from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon is to fly which takes 1 h 39 min and costs 50€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 3 h 40 min, you could also bus, which costs 13€ - 40€ and takes 5 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 237.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

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

Air France flies from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon 3 times a day. Alternatively, TGV operates a train from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $85 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 21 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Massy TGV to Lyon-Perrache
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
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 Paris-Bercy to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $160
Bus operators
Bus RATP
Phone
3424
Website
ratp.fr
Night bus from Aeroport D'orly-Terminal Sud to Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
ratp.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Orly Sud to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris - Orly-Sud Airport - P6 Carpark to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lyon, Lyon Perrache station.

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Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Lyon-Perrache station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon is 449 km. It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to drive from Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon.

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Air France offers flights from Paris Orly Airport to Lyon Airport.

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Book your Paris Orly Airport (ORY) to Lyon bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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There are 1045+ hotels available in Lyon. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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