Travel from Venice to Lyon

Train, bus or fly from Venice to Lyon?

Hop!, easyJet and Lufthansa fly from Venice to Lyon 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Lyon via Milano Centrale and Torino Porta Susa in around 9 hours 18 minutes.

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How to get from Venice to Lyon

ModeDurationPrice
From Venice bus to Venice airport, fly to Lyon airport, then Rhonexpress to Lyon.4 h 6 min$110
From Venezia S.Lucia train to Bologna Centrale, Aerobus to Bologna airport, fly to Lyon airport, then Rhonexpress to Lyon.5 h 41 min$169
From Venice bus to Venice airport, fly to Geneva airport, line 150 train to Geneve, then train to Lyon.6 h 44 min$147
From Venezia S.Lucia train to Milano Centrale, train to Torino Porta Susa, then train to Lyon Part Dieu.9 h 18 min$140
From Venezia Santa Lucia train to Geneve then train to Lyon Part Dieu.10 h 7 min$93
From Venice, Venice bus to Lyon, Lyon Perrache.10 h 40 min$74
From Venezia People Mover bus to Milan then night bus to Lyon - Gare routière Perrache.14 h 50 min$61
From Venice drive to Lyon.6 h 46 min$128

How long does it take to get from Venice to Lyon?

It takes approximately 4 hours 6 minutes to get from Venice to Lyon, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Venice and Lyon?

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 Milano Centrale and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 hours 18 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Venice and Lyon?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Lyon, Lyon Perrache. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 hours 40 minutes.

Operators from Venice to Lyon

OperatorPhoneWebsite
ATVO S.p.A.+39 0421 5944ATVO S.p.A.
Hop!Hop!
easyJeteasyJet
LufthansaLufthansa
Lyon Rhônexpress0826 00 17 18Lyon Rhônexpress
Trenitalia Frecce+39 06 68475475Trenitalia Frecce
TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna051.350111TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna
SwissSwiss
Air DolomitiAir Dolomiti
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV0033 892 353535TGV
Trenitalia Eurocity+39 06 68475475Trenitalia Eurocity
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
Eurolines IT+39 0861 199 1900Eurolines IT
Ouibus0890715298Ouibus
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      1 Fly Venice to Lyon
      • One-Way approx: USD $55 - $313
      • Duration: 4 h 6 min
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      2 Train to Bologna, fly to Lyon
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      4 Train via Milano Centrale
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