There are 5 ways to get from Val Thorens to Lyon by train, bus, car or shuttle

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

Train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from St-Michel-Valloire to Chambery-Challes-E
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$58 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Val Thorens to Moutiers T3
  2. Take the bus from Moutiers to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus

$20 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Val Thorens to Moutiers T3
  2. Take the train from Moutiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains to Lyon Part Dieu

$43 - $61

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Val Thorens to Lyon 133.5 miles

$28 - $45

Shuttle  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Val Thorens Arolles to Lyon Airport

$56 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Val Thorens to Lyon is to bus which costs 17€ - 23€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Val Thorens to Lyon is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between Val Thorens and Lyon is 144 km. The road distance is 213.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Val Thorens to Lyon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Val Thorens to Lyon station. However, there are services departing from Val Thorens and arriving at Lyon - Perrache Bus station via Moutiers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Val Thorens to Lyon.
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  • Distance: 90.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

What companies run services between Val Thorens, France and Lyon, France?

You can take a train from Val Thorens to Lyon via St-Michel-Valloire and Chambery-Challes-E in around 4 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Val Thorens to Lyon via Moutiers in around 5 h 15 min.

Train operators
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Michel-Valloire to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Moutiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Bus operators
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Val Thorens to Moutiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
altibus.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Moutiers to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Ouibus
BensBus
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Val Thorens Arolles to Lyon Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
bensbus.co.uk

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