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Birmingham to Lyon

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5 suggested routes to go from Birmingham to Lyon by flight, train, car, bus

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How to go from Birmingham to Lyon ?

Trip Birmingham Lyon

Modes of transportplane, carpooling, bus, train
Distance554 mi
Direct lineYes

Like many travellers, you're looking for the cheapest transport offers to travel from Birmingham to Lyon? In general, you browse several websites and spend hours without being sure that all transport solutions were considered.

You'll be able to get in a single search on Vivanoda, your multimodal travel planner in Europe, all the prices for flights, trains, carpooling and buses to travel to Lyon from Birmingham Fill in the date of your trip to Lyon and Vivanoda will display all the transport offers. Refine, filter, sort according to your travel preferences then select the Birmingham - Lyon offer that suits you best.

To travel from Birmingham, flights, trains, carpooling or buses of Chiltern Railways, FlyBE, OUIBUS, Blablacar, Air France, National Express, Monarch Airlines and Eurolines will carry you to Lyon.

If you've already chosen the mode of transport you'd like to travel with, go directly to the dedicated section:

Birmingham to Lyon bus

Departure bus stations in Birmingham

Depending on the company, it is requested to be present at the bus stop in Birmingham from 15 to 30 minutes before the indicated departure time. Finally, present your ticket to the staff of Isilines, ALSA, FlixBus, Eurolines, National Express, OUIBUS or MegaBus who will allow you to put your suitcases in the trunk and then board.

  • Birmingham

Bus stops at arrival in Lyon

Once the bus has arrived at Lyon, check and collect your belongings so as not to forget anything.

  • Lyon
  • Lyon Aéroport
  • Lyon Part-Dieu - Gare routière Villette

Train Birmingham to Lyon

Is it possible to go directly by train from Birmingham to Lyon?

No, unfortunately no train line allows to go from Birmingham to Lyon without making any changes.

Intercity train Birmingham Lyon

Intercity trains serve the most important cities along the Birmingham-Lyon route with an improved travel duration compared to regional trains.

High speed train Birmingham Lyon

This type of trains are the fatest way to travel by train between Birmingham and Lyon with a speed range from 125mph to 220mph.

Night train Birmingham Lyon

Instead of arriving in Lyon at night and pay a hotel room, prefer departing Birmingham in the evenning with the comfort of a sleeper train equipped with berths.

Regional train Birmingham Lyon

Birmingham Lyon train companies

There are 8 carriers that operate rail journeys between Birmingham and Lyon: Chiltern Railways, Eurostar, London Midland, OUIGO, SNCF, CrossCountry, Virgin Trains and TGV Lyria.
Chiltern Railways Birmingham LyonEurostar Birmingham LyonLondon Midland Birmingham LyonOUIGO Birmingham LyonSNCF Birmingham LyonCrossCountry Birmingham LyonVirgin Trains Birmingham LyonTGV Lyria Birmingham Lyon

Railway stations from Birmingham

  • Birmingham Moor Street
  • Birmingham International
  • Birmingham New Street

Arrival train stations in Lyon

  • Lyon-Part-Dieu
  • Lyon-St-Exupéry-TGV
  • Lyon-Perrache

Cheap flights from Birmingham to Lyon

Here's a few tips that can be useful to help you get the best deals to fly from Birmingham to Lyon:

  • It is highly recommended to book your Birmingham Lyon flight several weeks (or even months) in advance. This is one of the most important rule in airline industry: leisure travellers who are keen to pay less book early; business travelles are keen to pay more but book late.
  • Be flexible with your dates of travel to Lyon. Prices change all the time and are different one day to the next. Having some flexibility will be an important asset.

Which airlines operate the Birmingham to Lyon flights ?

We count 2 airlines to schedule a direct service between the airport of Birmingham and the one of Lyon: bmi Regional and FlyBE.
bmi Regional Birmingham LyonFlyBE Birmingham Lyon

Departure airport in Birmingham

  • BHX Birmingham International

Destination airport in Lyon

  • LYS Lyon Saint-Exupery International

Carpool from Birmingham to Lyon

The practice of carsharing has greatly expanded in the recent years, so you may have a chance to find a Birmingham-Lyon ride. 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 Birmingham-Lyon rides, you'll be more likely to find ones if you search only three days in advance (and not two months). Good option for lastminute stay in Lyon!

When you are about to book a Birmingham-Lyon ride, you can message the driver if you need any other details (pickup location, time, luggage...). The payment is done on our partner's site; this avoids to talk about money with the driver.

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