There are 7 ways to get from Seville to Lyon by plane, train, night bus, 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 from Sevilla  •  4 h 59 min

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

$78 - $272

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Train to Malaga, fly  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Malaga
  2. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Lyon (LYS) AGP - LYS

$113 - $228

Train, night bus  •  15 h

  1. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Girona Ave / ...
  3. Take the night bus from Girona to Perpignan
  4. Take the train from Perpignan to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv
  5. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$238 - $328

Train, bus  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Figueres Ir
  3. Take the bus from Figueres to Perpignan 661
  4. Take the train from Perpignan to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv
  5. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$233 - $338

Bus FlixBus  •  24 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Seville to Madrid
  2. Take the bus from Madrid to Lyon, Lyon Perrache 748

$96 - $168

Bus Eurolines CH  •  32 h 38 min

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

$153 - $238

Drive  •  15 h 17 min

  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 4 h 59 min.

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

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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, Lyon Perrache via Madrid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 15 min.

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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 and night bus which takes 15 h and costs 200€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min 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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The best way to get from Seville to Lyon is to fly which takes 4 h 59 min and costs 65€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 80€ - 150€ and takes 24 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Sevilla Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Seville to Lyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lyon, Lyon Perrache station.

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

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

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  • Distance: 807.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 59 min

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

Vueling Airlines, Transavia France and four other airlines fly from Seville to Lyon 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seville to Lyon via Madrid in around 24 h 15 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Malaga to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Malaga to Lyon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Malaga to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Malaga to Lyon via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Malaga to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Malaga to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Malaga to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lyon via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Malaga to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Train operators
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 Sevilla Santa Justa to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Figueres
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Girona
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
renfe.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Perpignan to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Perpignan to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Girona to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Figueres to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
alsa.com
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Figueres to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
starbus.es
Sagales
Phone
93 593 13 00
Email
info@sagales.com
Website
sagales.com
Bus from Figueres to Perpinyà (Gare TGV - St. Assiscle)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
sagales.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Seville to Genève
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Genève to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Book at
eurolines.ch

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