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Trip Lyon Budapest

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

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How to get from Lyon to Budapest?

We are suggesting 19 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Lyon Budapest. 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 Lyon Budapest 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 Lyon and Budapest on a map as well as the route Lyon Budapest and the different connecting points (Ferihegy Airport, Budapest-Keleti Railway Station, Lyon Saint-Exupery International Airport, Lyon Coach Station, Lyon Part-Dieu - Gare routière Villette Coach Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Lyon Budapest

For your trip from Lyon (Rhône-Alpes, France) to Budapest (Hungary) with a distance of 684 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.
The direct flight Lyon > Budapest will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Lyon and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport, 13 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Budapest (Ferihegy airport, IATA code: BUD) operated by Easyjet.
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Lyon Budapest only by bus, there are other means of transport (plane) that will complete the journey Lyon-Venice.
You will board a coach of Eurolines or FlixBus in Lyon. The bus will drop you off at Venezia Tronchetto Stazione bus station (1.7 mi from Venice, Italy). Please make sure to show up on time at Lyon bus station (1.3 mi from Lyon) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Venice.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Lyon to Budapest without changing trains. You can take the train Lyon-Nice and travel by plane to get to your final destination.
Trains TGV or TGV Lyria of SNCF or TGV Lyria to Nice leave from Lyon-Part-Dieu railway station in Lyon. Arrival in Nice will take place at Nice-Ville station (0.2 mi from the city centre).
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Lyon-Venice will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by plane in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between Lyon and Budapest?

Airlines
Darwin Airline carries out a flight from Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport situated 13 mi away from the city centre of Lyon to Zurich (arrival at Zurich ZRH airport)
Swiss International Airlines flies on the routes from Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport (located 13 mi from Lyon, France) to Zurich (serving Zurich ZRH airport) and from Zurich ZRH airport situated 5.7 mi away from the city centre of Zurich to Budapest (arrival at Ferihegy BUD airport)
Wizzair schedules the flight from Nice Cote D'Azur NCE airport (located 3.9 mi from Nice, France) to Budapest (serving Ferihegy BUD airport)
Easyjet ensures the flight route from Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport situated 13 mi away from the city centre of Lyon to Budapest (arrival at Ferihegy BUD airport)
Air France carries out a flight from Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport (located 13 mi from Lyon, France) to Nice (serving Nice Cote D'Azur NCE airport)
Railway companies
SNCF provides a rail connection Lyon-Nice with the train TGV from Lyon-Part-Dieu railway station (1.3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Nice-Ville at arrival (0.2 mi from centre)
ÖBB transports passengers on a rail line from Zurich to Budapest with the train Railjet (RJ) which leaves Zurich HB station to arrive at Budapest-Keleti railway station ( Hungary)
MÁV operates the train journey Zurich-Budapest with the train from Zurich HB railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Budapest-Keleti at arrival (2.2 mi from centre)
TGV Lyria provides a rail connection from Lyon to Nice with the train TGV Lyria which leaves Lyon-Part-Dieu station to arrive at Nice-Ville railway station (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur France)
Bus companies
The bus company ALSA operates the intercity service from the bus station of Lyon in Lyon and to the one of Zurich ( Switzerland)
FlixBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Lyon (serving Lyon Part-Dieu - Gare routière Villette bus station at 1.4 mi from centre) and the city of Venice where the coach will drop you off at Venice (Tronchetto) station situated at about 1.6 mi from Venice city centre.
The coach company Eurolines carries out the route from the bus station of Lyon in Lyon and to the one of Venezia Tronchetto Stazione (Veneto Italy)
The network of OUIBUS includes a coach line between the city of Lyon (serving Lyon bus station at 1.3 mi from centre) and the city of Nice where the coach will drop you off at Nice - Terminal 1 Aéroport station situated at about 3.9 mi from Nice city centre.
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Lyon-Venice (364.1 mi)

Stop cities from Lyon or cities to visit near Budapest

When travelling from Budapest to Lyon by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Venice (Italy) Nice (France) Zurich (Switzerland). If you have some time on your way to Budapest or back to Lyon, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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