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Trip Philadelphia Lyon

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

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How to get from Philadelphia to Lyon?

We are suggesting 14 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia Lyon

For your trip from Philadelphia (Pennsylvania, United States) to Lyon (Rhône-Alpes, France) with a distance of 3899 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.
No flight allows you to fly directly to Lyon from Philadelphia but it is possible to make this trip only by plane with the flight routes Philadelphia-London and London-Lyon.
Leave Philadelphia and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Philadelphia International PHL airport, 7.5 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to London (Heathrow airport, IATA code: LHR) operated by British Airways or US Airways. From London, take another plane with British Airways, Easyjet or Monarch Airlines that will carry you to Lyon Saint-Exupery International airport (Lyon, France).
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Philadelphia Lyon only by bus, there are other means of transport (plane) that will complete the journey Paris-Lyon.
You will board a coach of Isilines, FlixBus, OUIBUS or Eurolines in Paris. 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 Aéroport Paris Charles de Gaulle - RoissyPole bus station (14.3 mi from Paris) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Lyon.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Philadelphia to Lyon without changing trains. You can take the train London-Lyon and travel by plane to get to your final destination.
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).
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Frankfurt am Main-Lyon 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 Philadelphia and Lyon?

Airlines
Lufthansa carries out the flights from Philadelphia International PHL airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Philadelphia to Frankfurt am Main (arrival at Frankfurt International FRA airport) and from Frankfurt International FRA airport (located 6.8 mi from Frankfurt am Main, Germany) to Lyon (serving Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
US Airways flies on the route from Philadelphia International PHL airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Philadelphia to London (arrival at Heathrow LHR airport)
British Airways schedules the following flights: from Philadelphia International PHL airport (located 7.5 mi from Philadelphia, United States) to London (serving Heathrow LHR airport) and 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)
Easyjet ensures the flight route from Gatwick LGW airport (located 24.2 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Lyon (serving Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
Monarch Airlines carries out a flight 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)
Air France flies on the route from Paris Charles De Gaulle CDG airport (located 14.3 mi from Paris, France) to Lyon (serving Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
Bus companies
The bus company Isilines operates the intercity service from the bus station of Paris Galliéni in Paris and to the one of Lyon (Rhône-Alpes France)
FlixBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Paris (serving Aéroport Paris Charles de Gaulle - RoissyPole bus station at 14.3 mi from centre) and the city of Lyon where the coach will drop you off at Lyon Part-Dieu - Gare routière Villette station situated at about 1.4 mi from Lyon city centre.
The coach company OUIBUS carries out the route from the bus station of Aéroport Paris Charles de Gaulle - RoissyPole in Paris and to the one of Lyon (Rhône-Alpes France)
The network of Eurolines includes a coach line between the city of Paris (serving Aéroport Paris Charles de Gaulle - RoissyPole bus station at 14.3 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.
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Frankfurt am Main-Lyon (349.8 mi)
Railway companies
Eurostar provides a rail connection 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)
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)
SNCF operates the train journey Paris-Lyon with the train TGV from Aérop-C-de-Gaulle-2-TGV railway station (14.3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Lyon-Part-Dieu at arrival (1.3 mi from centre)

Stop cities from Philadelphia or cities to visit near Lyon

When travelling from Lyon to Philadelphia by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Paris (France) London (United Kingdom) Frankfurt am Main (Germany). If you have some time on your way to Lyon or back to Philadelphia, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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