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Trip Lyon Budapest

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

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Budapest
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Zurich
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Mulhouse
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Venice
Budapest
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How to get from Lyon to Budapest?

We are suggesting 4 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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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.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Lyon to Budapest without changing trains. You can take the train Lyon-Mulhouse and travel by plane to get to your final destination.
Trains TGV of SNCF to Mulhouse leave from Lyon-Part-Dieu railway station in Lyon. Arrival in Mulhouse will take place at Mulhouse station (0.6 mi from the city centre).
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 FlixBus or Eurolines in Lyon. The bus will drop you off at Venice (Tronchetto) bus station (1.6 mi from Venice, Italy). Please make sure to show up on time at Lyon Part-Dieu - Gare routière Villette bus station (1.4 mi from Lyon) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Venice.
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?

Bus companies
The bus company FlixBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Lyon Part-Dieu - Gare routière Villette in Lyon and to the one of Venice (Tronchetto) (Veneto Italy)
ALSA is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Lyon (serving Lyon bus station at 1.3 mi from centre) and the city of Zurich where the coach will drop you off at Zurich station situated at about 1.2 mi from Zurich city centre.
The coach company OUIBUS carries out the route from the bus station of Lyon in Lyon and to the one of Mulhouse (Alsace France)
The network of Eurolines includes a coach line between the city of Lyon (serving Lyon bus station at 1.3 mi from centre) and the city of Venice where the coach will drop you off at Venezia Tronchetto Stazione station situated at about 1.7 mi from Venice city centre.
The bus company Isilines operates the intercity service from the bus station of Lyon in Lyon and to the one of Mulhouse (Alsace France)
Railway companies
ÖBB provides a rail connection Zurich-Budapest with the train Railjet (RJ) 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)
MÁV transports passengers on a rail line from Zurich to Budapest with the train which leaves Zurich HB station to arrive at Budapest-Keleti railway station ( Hungary)
SNCF operates the train journey Lyon-Mulhouse with the train TGV from Lyon-Part-Dieu railway station (1.3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Mulhouse at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Lyon-Venice (364.1 mi)
Airlines
Swiss International Airlines carries out the flights from Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport situated 13 mi away from the city centre of Lyon to Zurich (arrival at Zurich ZRH airport) and from Zurich ZRH airport (located 5.7 mi from Zurich, Switzerland) to Budapest (serving Ferihegy BUD airport)
Easyjet flies on the 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)
Darwin Airline schedules the flight from Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport (located 13 mi from Lyon, France) to Zurich (serving Zurich ZRH airport)

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) Mulhouse (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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