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Trip London Lyon

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from London to Lyon

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How to get from London to Lyon?

We are suggesting 29 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip London 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 London 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 London and Lyon on a map as well as the route London Lyon and the different connecting points (Lyon-Perrache Railway Station, Lyon-Part-Dieu Railway Station, Lyon Coach Station, Lyon Part-Dieu - Gare routière Villette Coach Station, Lyon Saint-Exupery International Airport, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport London Lyon

For your trip from London (England, United Kingdom) to Lyon (Rhône-Alpes, France) with a distance of 456 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line London-Lyon that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of OUIBUS or Eurolines in London. The bus will drop you off at Lyon bus station (1.3 mi from Lyon, France). Please make sure to show up on time at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Lyon.
The direct flight London > Lyon will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave London and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Gatwick LGW airport, 24.2 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Lyon (Lyon Saint-Exupery International airport, IATA code: LYS) operated by Monarch Airlines, Easyjet or British Airways.
The train London Lyon is a direct bound.
Trains of Eurostar to Lyon leave from London St Pancras railway station in London. Arrival in Lyon will take place at Lyon-Part-Dieu station (1.3 mi from the city centre).
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary London-Lyon.

Which carriers to travel between London and Lyon?

Bus companies
The bus company Eurolines operates the intercity service from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Lyon (Rhône-Alpes France)
ALSA is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Geneva (serving Geneva 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 OUIBUS carries out the route from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Lyon (Rhône-Alpes France)
The network of Isilines includes a coach line between the city of Paris (serving Paris Galliéni bus station at 2.9 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.
FlixBus operates the intercity bus services from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Paris Quai de Bercy (Île-de-France France) and between the city of Paris (serving Paris Quai de Bercy bus station at 1.9 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.
Railway companies
SNCF provides a rail connection Paris-Lyon with the train TER from Paris-Bercy railway station (1.9 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Lyon-Perrache at arrival (1.4 mi from centre)
OUIGO transports passengers on a rail line from Paris to Lyon with the train which leaves Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy station to arrive at Lyon-St-Exupéry-TGV railway station (Rhône-Alpes France)
Eurostar operates the train journey London-Lyon with the train from London St Pancras railway station (2.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Lyon-Part-Dieu at arrival (1.3 mi from centre)
TGV Lyria provides a rail connection from Geneva to Lyon with the train TGV Lyria which leaves Genève Gare de Cornavin station to arrive at Lyon-Part-Dieu railway station (Rhône-Alpes France)
Airlines
British Airways carries out a flight from Heathrow LHR airport situated 14.3 mi away from the city centre of London to Lyon (arrival at Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
Monarch Airlines flies on the route from Gatwick LGW airport (located 24.2 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Lyon (serving Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
Vueling Airlines schedules the flight from Gatwick LGW airport situated 24.2 mi away from the city centre of London to Paris (arrival at Paris Charles De Gaulle CDG airport)
Air France ensures the flight routes from Heathrow LHR airport (located 14.3 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Paris (serving Paris Charles De Gaulle CDG airport) and from Paris Charles De Gaulle CDG airport situated 14.3 mi away from the city centre of Paris to Lyon (arrival at Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
Thomas Cook Airlines UK carries out a flight from Gatwick LGW airport (located 24.2 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Geneva (serving Geneva-Cointrin International GVA airport)
Swiss International Airlines flies on the route from Heathrow LHR airport situated 14.3 mi away from the city centre of London to Geneva (arrival at Geneva-Cointrin International GVA airport)
Transavia.com France schedules the flight from Luton LTN airport (located 28.6 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Paris (serving Paris Orly ORY airport)
Easyjet ensures the flight route from Gatwick LGW airport situated 24.2 mi away from the city centre of London to Lyon (arrival at Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
Thomson Airways carries out a flight from Stansted STN airport (located 31.7 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Geneva (serving Geneva-Cointrin International GVA airport)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Lyon (456.7 mi)

Stop cities from London or cities to visit near Lyon

When travelling from Lyon to London by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Geneva located at 70 mi from Lyon (Switzerland) Paris (France). If you have some time on your way to Lyon or back to London, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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