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There are 7 ways to get from Seville 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.

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Fly to Lyon  •  4h 59m

  1. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Lyon (LYS) SVQ - LYS

$78 - $271

6 alternative options

Fly to Geneva, train  •  7h 26m

  1. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Geneva (GVA) SVQ - GVA
  2. Take the train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu

$105 - $282

Train  •  11h 27m

  1. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave

$203 - $280

Train via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha  •  12h 35m

  1. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Nîmes Ave
  3. Take the train from Nîmes to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv / ...

$219 - $316

Train via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha #2  •  12h 36m

  1. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv / ...

$229 - $341

Bus  •  23h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Seville to Madrid
  2. Take the bus from Madrid to Lyon

$115 - $167

Drive  •  15h 17m

  1. Drive from Seville to Lyon 1014.6 miles

$210 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Seville to Lyon is to fly which costs 65€ - 240€ and takes 4h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Seville to Lyon is to fly which costs 65€ - 240€ and takes 4h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seville to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Seville and arriving at Lyon via Madrid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Seville to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Sevilla Santa Justa and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 27m.

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The distance between Seville and Lyon is 1292 km. The road distance is 1623.4 km.

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The best way to get from Seville to Lyon without a car is to train which takes 11h 27m and costs 170€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Seville to Lyon, including transfers.

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Seville to Lyon bus services, operated by Socibus, depart from Seville station.

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Seville to Lyon train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Sevilla Santa Justa station.

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The best way to get from Seville to Lyon is to fly which takes 4h 59m and costs 65€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 170€ - 250€ and takes 11h 27m, you could also bus, which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 23h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Seville to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 807.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 59m

What companies run services between Seville, Spain and Lyon, France?

Vueling Airlines, Transavia France and three other airlines fly from Seville to Lyon 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seville to Lyon via Barcelona Sants in around 11h 27m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Sevilla to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Sevilla to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Sevilla to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Sevilla to Geneva via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Sevilla to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sevilla to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Train operators
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 Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Nîmes to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $100
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 Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Spanish Railways AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nîmes to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $65
1st Class
$75 - $110
Train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $140
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$90 - $120
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
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The quickest flight from Sevilla Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Seville to Lyon bus services, operated by Autocares Grupo Samar, arrive at Lyon station.

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Seville to Lyon train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, arrive at Lyon Part Dieu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seville to Lyon is 1623 km. It takes approximately 15h 17m to drive from Seville to Lyon.

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Transavia France, easyJet, TAP Portugal and two other airlines offer flights from Sevilla Airport to Lyon Airport.

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Book your Seville to Lyon train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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There are 1124+ hotels available in Lyon. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seville to Sevilla Airport is to shuttle which takes 15m and costs 1€ - 4€.

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