There are 8 ways to get from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Santiago de Compostela to Lyon  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Lyon (LYS) SCQ - LYS

$102 - $312

Cheapest option

Fly Santiago de Compostela to Geneva, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Geneva (GVA) SCQ - GVA
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu

$71 - $232

6 alternative options

Train to A Coruna, fly to Lyon  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
  2. Fly from A Coruna (LCG) to Lyon (LYS) LCG - LYS

$75 - $307

Train  •  14 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid-Chamartin A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave

$228 - $317

Bus FlixBus  •  20 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostella, Santiago de Compostela to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean 783
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus

$74 - $117

Bus Eurolines FR  •  27 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion to Vigo 8730-8737 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Valença do Minho to Lyon

$163 - $277

Bus ALSA  •  4 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Santiago De Compostela to Lyon

$110 - $180

Drive  •  14 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon 917.2 miles

$190 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon is to bus which costs 60€ - 100€ and takes 20 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon is to fly which costs 85€ - 270€ and takes 7 h 25 min.

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The distance between Santiago de Compostela and Lyon is 1111 km. The road distance is 1467.5 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Santiago De Compostela and arriving at Lyon. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 days 0 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Santiago de Compostela and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via Madrid Chamartín, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between Santiago de Compostela, Spain and Lyon, France?

Iberia, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon via Madrid-Chamartin, Madrid Chamartín, Madrid Atocha, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Barcelona Sants in around 14 h 21 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon via Bilbao, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from A Coruna to Lyon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from A Coruna to Lyon via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from A Coruna to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from A Coruna to Lyon via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from A Coruna to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Lyon via Basel, Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from A Coruna to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from A Coruna to Lyon via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Santiago de Compostella, Santiago de Compostela to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Ouibus
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
monbus.es
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Valença do Minho to Lyon
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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