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Trip Venice Lyon

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

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1 suggested route to go from Venice to Lyon by flight, train, car, bus

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How to get from Venice to Lyon?

We are suggesting 7 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Venice 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 Venice Lyon

For your trip from Venice (Veneto, Italy) to Lyon (Rhône-Alpes, France) with a distance of 363 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 Venice-Lyon that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of FlixBus or Eurolines in Venice. 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 Venezia Tronchetto Stazione bus station (1.7 mi from Venice) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Lyon.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Venice-Lyon.
The direct flight Venice > Lyon will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Venice and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Marco Polo VCE airport, 4.9 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Lyon (Lyon Saint-Exupery International airport, IATA code: LYS) operated by Easyjet.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Venice to Lyon without changing trains but some trains run on lines Venice-Milan and Milan-Lyon allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains Frecciabianca of Trenitalia to Milan leave from Venezia Santa Lucia railway station in Venice. Arrival in Milan will take place at Milano Centrale station (1.7 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Milan where the train TGV operated by SNCF leave for Lyon.

Which carriers to travel between Venice and Lyon?

Railway companies
Trenitalia provides a rail connection Venice-Milan with the train Frecciabianca from Venezia Santa Lucia railway station (1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Milano Centrale at arrival (1.7 mi from centre)
SNCF transports passengers on a rail line from Milan to Lyon with the train TGV which leaves Milano Porta Garibaldi station to arrive at Lyon-St-Exupéry-TGV railway station (Rhône-Alpes France)
Bus companies
The bus company FlixBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Venice (Tronchetto) in Venice and to the one of Lyon Part-Dieu - Gare routière Villette (Rhône-Alpes France)
OUIBUS is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Turin (serving Turin Porta Nuova bus station at 0.7 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 Eurolines carries out the route from the bus station of Venezia Tronchetto Stazione in Venice and to the one of Lyon (Rhône-Alpes France)
Easyjet carries out a flight from Marco Polo VCE airport situated 4.9 mi away from the city centre of Venice to Lyon (arrival at Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Venice-Lyon (364.1 mi)

Stop cities from Venice or cities to visit near Lyon

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