There are 6 ways to get from Strasbourg to Lyon by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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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Train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$100 - $110

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Bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Lyon, Lyon Perrache 720 / ...

$17 - $50

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Strasbourg to Lyon 309 miles

$32 - $34

Drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Lyon 308.8 miles

$65 - $100

Fly from Strasbourg  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Lyon (LYS) SXB - LYS

$71 - $391

Train to Metz/Nancy, fly  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Lorraine
  2. Fly from Metz/Nancy (ETZ) to Lyon (LYS) ETZ - LYS

$127 - $502

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The cheapest way to get from Strasbourg to Lyon is to bus which costs 15€ - 45€ and takes 8 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strasbourg to Lyon is to fly which costs 60€ - 340€ and takes 2 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Lyon, Lyon Perrache. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between Strasbourg and Lyon is 384 km. The road distance is 494 km.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Lyon without a car is to train which takes 3 h 28 min and costs 85€ - 95€.

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The train from Strasbourg to Lyon Part Dieu takes 3 h 28 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Strasbourg to Lyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Strasbourg station.

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Map of how to get from Strasbourg to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 239.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 28 min

What companies run services between Strasbourg, France and Lyon, France?

TGV operates a train from Strasbourg to Lyon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $100 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 28 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Strasbourg to Lyon twice daily. Tickets cost $29 - $50 and the journey takes 8 h 5 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Metz/Nancy to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Strasbourg to Lorraine
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Bus operators
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 Strasbourg to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
isilines.com
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 Strasbourg to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile to Lyon, de Perrache - Galerie A
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32 - $34
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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