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There are 4 ways to get from Valence to Vars by train or plane

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Recommended option

Train to Lyon, fly to Ottawa  •  15h 7m

  1. Take the train from Valence Ville to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Ottawa (YOW) LYS - YOW

$503 - $1,039

Cheapest option

Train to Lyon, fly to Montreal, train  •  15h 11m

  1. Take the train from Valence Ville to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Montreal (YUL) LYS - YUL
  3. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$292 - $963

2 alternative options

Train to Marseille, fly to Ottawa  •  18h 6m

  1. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Aix En Provence Tgv
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Ottawa (YOW) MRS - YOW

$613 - $1,295

Train, train to Geneva, fly to Ottawa  •  19h 3m

  1. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Ottawa (YOW) GVA - YOW

$463 - $941

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vars is 1-833-784-4397.

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The social distance requirement in Vars is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Valence to Vars is to train and fly which costs 190€ - 650€ and takes 15h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Valence to Vars is to train and fly which costs 320€ - 700€ and takes 15h 7m.

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The distance between Valence and Vars is 6014 km.

It takes approximately 15h 7m to get from Valence to Vars, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Lyon Airport to Ottawa Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 32m and has one stopover.

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Lufthansa, Air Transat, British Airways and Air Canada offer flights from Lyon Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Vars. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Valence to Vars.
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  • Distance: 6013.9 km
  • Duration: 15h 7m

What companies run services between Valence, France and Vars, ON, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Valence to Vars. However, you can take the train to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv, take the walk to Lyon airport, fly to Ottawa, take the walk to Airport Stop, take the line 97 bus to Hurdman A, take the walk to Hurdman O-Train East / Est, take the line 1 train to Blair O-Train, take the walk to Blair A, then take the line 222 bus to Vars. Alternatively, you can take the train to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv, take the walk to Lyon airport, fly to Montreal, take the walk to YUL Aéroport Montréal-Trudeau, take the line 209 bus to Terminus Dorval, take the walk to Dorval, take the train to Ottawa, take the walk to Tremblay O-Train East / Est, take the line 1 train to Blair O-Train, take the walk to Blair A, then take the line 222 bus to Vars.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 24m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 29m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Montreal, Quebec
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Montreal, Boston
Ave. Duration
15h 28m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
11h 17m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Montreal, Quebec
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 9m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
13h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Montreal, Quebec
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 17m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
11h 17m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
13h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Zurich, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 34m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Zurich, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 34m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Zurich, Montreal
Ave. Duration
13h 57m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Lyon to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Valence Ville to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$40 - $50
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Aix En Provence Tgv
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
$45 - $60
1st Class
$40 - $50
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$55 - $65
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Valence to Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Dorval to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $60
Economy
$55 - $85
EconomyPlus
$80 - $120
Business
$85 - $120
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
Rail 1st Class
$45 - $65

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