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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 28 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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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 Easyjet, British Airways or Monarch Airlines.
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 OUIBUS operates the intercity service from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Lyon (Rhône-Alpes France)
Eurolines is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of London (serving London Victoria Coach Station bus station at 1.1 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 FlixBus carries out the trips 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.
The network of Isilines includes a coach line from the bus station of Paris Galliéni in Paris and to the one of Lyon (Rhône-Alpes France)
The bus company ALSA operates the intercity service 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.
Airlines
Air France carries out the flights from Heathrow LHR airport situated 14.3 mi away from the city centre of London to Paris (arrival at Paris Charles De Gaulle CDG airport) and from Paris Charles De Gaulle CDG airport (located 14.3 mi from Paris, France) to Lyon (serving Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
British Airways flies on the route 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)
Thomas Cook Airlines UK schedules the flight from Gatwick LGW airport (located 24.2 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Geneva (serving Geneva-Cointrin International GVA airport)
Swiss International Airlines ensures the flight 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)
Easyjet carries out a flight from Gatwick LGW airport (located 24.2 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Lyon (serving Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
Transavia.com France flies on the route from Luton LTN airport situated 28.6 mi away from the city centre of London to Paris (arrival at Paris Orly ORY airport)
Thomson Airways schedules the flight from Stansted STN airport (located 31.7 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Geneva (serving Geneva-Cointrin International GVA airport)
Monarch Airlines 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)
Vueling Airlines carries out a flight from Gatwick LGW airport (located 24.2 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Paris (serving Paris Charles De Gaulle CDG airport)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Lyon (456.7 mi)
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)
TGV Lyria transports passengers on a rail line 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)
OUIGO operates the train journey Paris-Lyon with the train from Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy railway station (19.9 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Lyon-St-Exupéry-TGV at arrival (12.4 mi from centre)
Eurostar provides a rail connection from London to Lyon with the train which leaves London St Pancras station to arrive at Lyon-Part-Dieu railway station (Rhône-Alpes France)

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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