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Annecy to Lyon

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1 suggested route to go from Annecy to Lyon by train, car, bus

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Trip Annecy Lyon

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance63 mi
Direct lineYes

How to get from Annecy to Lyon?

We are suggesting 1 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Annecy Lyon. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Annecy Lyon by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Annecy and Lyon on a map as well as the route Annecy Lyon and the different connecting points (Lyon-Part-Dieu Railway Station, Lyon Coach Station, Lyon-St-Exupéry-TGV Railway Station, Aéroport Lyon-St-Exupéry Coach Station, Lyon Aéroport Coach Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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Which carriers to travel between Annecy and Lyon?

Bus companies
The bus company OUIBUS operates the intercity service from the bus station of Annecy in Annecy and to the one of Lyon (Rhône-Alpes France)
FlixBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Annecy (serving Annecy bus station at 0.4 mi from centre) and the city of Lyon where the coach will drop you off at Lyon station situated at about 1.3 mi from Lyon city centre.
The coach company Altibus carries out the route from the bus station of Annecy in Annecy and to the one of Aéroport Lyon-St-Exupéry (Rhône-Alpes France)
Railway companies
SNCF provides a rail connection Annecy-Lyon with the train TER from Annecy railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Lyon-Part-Dieu at arrival (1.3 mi from centre)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Annecy-Lyon (63.4 mi)

All modes of transport Annecy-Lyon

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Carpool from Annecy to Lyon

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey Annecy-Lyon with other travellers looking for the same route. This helps reduce travel costs for both the driver and the passenger, and also reduces the impact on the environment.

The important difference between carsharing and the other modes of transport is that it has not a scheduled timetable. This means that when looking for Annecy-Lyon rides, you'll be more likely to find ones if you search only three days in advance (and not two months). This is interesting for lastminute travel to Lyon.

Annecy to Lyon bus

There is a direct connection by intercity coach between Annecy and Lyon.

Going by bus from Annecy to Lyon may not be so obvious to you. Here are some reasons that may encourage you to take the bus to Lyon.

  • A Wi-Fi connection is available to travellers in most coaches, which is an important asset for a 63 mi trip.
  • The new buses used by Altibus, FlixBus and OUIBUS are greener than the use of carpooling and even more than your personal car. The road Annecy Lyon is an already existing infrastructure shared with other vehicles. The landscape balance sheet is therefore neutral.
  • Unbeatable prices! On the Annecy Lyon route, coach companies offer fares that are often much lower than train or carpooling.

Which coach companies to travel between Annecy and Lyon?

The coach route Annecy Lyon is operated without changes by the bus companies OUIBUS, FlixBus and Altibus.

OUIBUS Annecy LyonFlixBus Annecy LyonAltibus Annecy Lyon

Bus stops in Annecy

You will have to arrive at your Annecy stop between 15 minutes and 30 minutes, depending on the bus company, before the departure time indicated on your ticket. The name of the destination 'Lyon' is always mentioned on the front of the bus. Before boarding, show your ticket to the driver, put your luggage in the hold and then sit at your seat.

  • Annecy

Bus stops at arrival in Lyon

When you arrive in Lyon, make sure you don't forget anything at your seat and in the hold.

  • Lyon
  • Aéroport Lyon-St-Exupéry

Train Annecy to Lyon

Regional Train Annecy Lyon

Is there a direct train for the Annecy-Lyon route?

Indeed, the cities of Lyon and Annecy are linked with a direct train connection. The schedule may vary along the week, and direct trains may only operate on certain days. To find the cheapest Annecy-Lyon train ticket, we advise you to launch a search on Vivanoda with your travel dates.

Annecy Lyon train companies

There is only one rail company for this journey: SNCF.
SNCF Annecy Lyon

Departure train stations in Annecy

  • Annecy

Arrival train stations in Lyon

  • Lyon-Part-Dieu

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