Directions from Venice to Lyon

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

Fly Venice to Lyon  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Lyon (LYS) VCE - LYS

$54 - $312

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice - Tronchetto to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus

$25 - $130

7 alternative options

Train to Bologna, fly to Lyon  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Bologna Centrale Station
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Lyon (LYS) BLQ - LYS

$105 - $381

Fly Venice to Geneva, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Geneva (GVA) VCE - GVA
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu

$78 - $312

Train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$110 - $145

Train via Milano Centrale  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv

$122 - $165

Bus via Mestre Fs C4  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice - Mestre to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus / ...

$27 - $74

Bus, train  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Grenoble N740
  2. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon Part Dieu

$61 - $104

Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Lyon 438.7 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Lyon, France?

Hop!, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Venice to Lyon 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Lyon via Torino Porta Susa and Torino Porta Susa in around 8 h 44 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Venice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Grenoble to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Venice - Mestre to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Venice - Tronchetto to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Venezia to Lyon
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Venice and Lyon is 583 km. The road distance is 702 km.

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Lyon is to bus which costs 22€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Venice to Lyon is to fly which takes 4 h 11 min and costs 45€ - 270€.

No, there is no direct train from Venice to Lyon. However, there are services departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu via Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 44 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice - Tronchetto and arriving at Lyon - Perrache Bus station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Venice to Lyon, including transfers.