There are 5 ways to get from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Boutheon to St Etienne Châteaucreux
  2. Take the train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$25 - $38

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Line 103 bus, bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 103 bus from Andrézieux-Bouthéon - Les Goutterons to Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise - Place de Gaulle 103
  2. Take the bus from Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise to Lyon 2Ex

$4 - $5

3 alternative options

Line 111 bus, train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 111 bus from Andrézieux-Bouthéon - Rond-Point Colonna to Saint-Étienne - Châteaucreux Gare routière 111 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$17 - $25

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon 46.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon 46.1 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Andrézieux-Bouthéon - Les Goutterons and arriving at Lyon via Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Boutheon and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via St Etienne Châteaucreux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport and Lyon is 49 km. The road distance is 73.8 km.

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The best way to get from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon without a car is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon, including transfers.

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Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon bus services, operated by Département de la Loire, depart from Andrézieux-Bouthéon - Les Goutterons station.

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Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Boutheon station.

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The best way to get from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 103 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 59 min.

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Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon bus services, operated by Cars Du Rhone, arrive at Lyon station.

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Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Lyon Part Dieu station.

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Map of how to get from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 30.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport, 42160 Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France and Lyon, France?

You can take a train from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon via St Etienne Châteaucreux in around 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon via Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise - Place de Gaulle and Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise in around 1 h 59 min.

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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Boutheon to St Etienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$11 - $18
Train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from St Etienne Châteaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Bus operators
Département de la Loire
Phone
04 77 48 42 42
Website
loire.fr
Bus from Andrézieux-Bouthéon - Rond-Point Colonna to Saint-Étienne - Châteaucreux Gare routière
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
loire.fr
Bus from Andrézieux-Bouthéon - Les Goutterons to Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise - Place de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
loire.fr
Cars Du Rhone
Phone
0 800 10 40 36
Website
carsdurhone.fr
Bus from Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
carsdurhone.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon is 74 km. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Saint-Étienne–Loire Airport to Lyon.

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