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Trip Rome Lyon

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

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How to get from Rome to Lyon?

We are suggesting 29 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Rome 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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  • Locate cities of Rome and Lyon on a map as well as the route Rome 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 Rome Lyon

For your trip from Rome (Latium, Italy) to Lyon (Rhône-Alpes, France) with a distance of 465 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 Rome-Lyon that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of Eurolines in Rome. 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 Roma bus station (0.2 mi from Rome) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Lyon.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Rome-Lyon.
The direct flight Rome > Lyon will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Rome and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Fiumicino FCO airport, 13.7 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Lyon (Lyon Saint-Exupery International airport, IATA code: LYS) operated by Easyjet or Vueling Airlines.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Rome to Lyon without changing trains but some trains run on lines Rome-Turin and Turin-Lyon allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains Frecciarossa or Italo of Trenitalia or Italo (NTV) to Turin leave from Roma Ostiense railway station in Rome. Arrival in Turin will take place at Torino Porta Susa station (1.1 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Turin where the train TGV operated by SNCF leave for Lyon.

Which carriers to travel between Rome and Lyon?

Bus companies
The bus company Eurolines operates the intercity service from the bus station of Roma in Rome 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 FlixBus carries out the trips from the bus station of Roma in Rome and to the one of Turin Porta Susa (Piedmont Italy) and between the city of Turin (serving Torino (Vittorio Emanuele) bus station at 1.4 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 network of Eurolines CH includes a coach line from the bus station of Roma in Rome and to the one of Geneva ( Switzerland)
The bus company OUIBUS 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.
Isilines is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line from the bus station of Grenoble in Grenoble and to the one of Lyon (Rhône-Alpes France)
Railway companies
SNCF provides a rail connection Turin-Lyon with the train TGV from Torino Porta Susa railway station (1.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Lyon-St-Exupéry-TGV at arrival (12.4 mi from centre)
Trenitalia transports passengers on a rail line from Rome to Turin with the train Frecciarossa which leaves Roma Termini station to arrive at Torino Porta Nuova railway station (Piedmont Italy)
TGV Lyria operates the train journey Geneva-Lyon with the train TGV Lyria from Genève Gare de Cornavin railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Lyon-Part-Dieu at arrival (1.3 mi from centre)
Italo (NTV) provides a rail connection from Rome to Turin with the train Italo which leaves Roma Ostiense station to arrive at Torino Porta Susa railway station (Piedmont Italy)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Rome-Lyon (466 mi)
Airlines
Easyjet carries out a flight from Fiumicino FCO airport situated 13.7 mi away from the city centre of Rome to Lyon (arrival at Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
Blue Air flies on the route from Fiumicino FCO airport (located 13.7 mi from Rome, Italy) to Turin (serving Citta Di Torino TRN airport)
Alitalia schedules the flight from Fiumicino FCO airport situated 13.7 mi away from the city centre of Rome to Geneva (arrival at Geneva-Cointrin International GVA airport)
Darwin Airline ensures the flight route from Fiumicino FCO airport (located 13.7 mi from Rome, Italy) to Geneva (serving Geneva-Cointrin International GVA airport)
Blue Panorama Airlines carries out a flight from Fiumicino FCO airport situated 13.7 mi away from the city centre of Rome to Turin (arrival at Citta Di Torino TRN airport)
Vueling Airlines flies on the route from Fiumicino FCO airport (located 13.7 mi from Rome, Italy) to Lyon (serving Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
Swiss International Airlines schedules the flight from Fiumicino FCO airport situated 13.7 mi away from the city centre of Rome to Geneva (arrival at Geneva-Cointrin International GVA airport)

Stop cities from Rome or cities to visit near Lyon

When travelling from Lyon to Rome by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Grenoble located at 59 mi from Lyon (France) Turin 147 mi away from Lyon (Italy) Geneva situated at 70 mi from Lyon (Switzerland). If you have some time on your way to Lyon or back to Rome, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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