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Trains from Gothenburg to Lyon
Travel by train to Lyon easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Gothenburg to Lyon.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Lyon, France if I'm coming from Gothenburg, Sweden by train?

Travel between Gothenburg, Sweden and Lyon, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from Sweden?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Gothenburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/26/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Gothenburg and Lyon before traveling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Sweden from Lyon, France?

The restriction level for your return train to Gothenburg, Sweden from Lyon is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Gothenburg from Lyon restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Sweden from Lyon?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Gothenburg, Sweden?

The government of Sweden has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

Last checked on 11/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Gothenburg from Lyon closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Lyon from Gothenburg by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Lyon from Gothenburg by train to be approximately 877 miles (1415 km).
How long is a train between Gothenburg and Lyon on average?
On average the Gothenburg to Lyon train travel time is 31 h 26 min  for the 877 miles (1415 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Gothenburg to Lyon do I depart from? Which Lyon train station from Gothenburg do I arrive in?

When taking the train to Lyon from Gothenburg, you can choose to depart from train stations like Göteborg, Centralstation, Göteborg, Nils Ericsonsterminalen and Gothenburg, Göteborg Liseberg. Your journey can end in train stations such as Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Göteborg, Centralstation   and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Where is the departure train station in Gothenburg located? Where is the arrival train station in Lyon located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Göteborg, Centralstation, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Gothenburg.

The most popular arrival train station, Lyon Part Dieu, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Lyon.

How many train services per day are there to Lyon from Gothenburg?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Gothenburg to Lyon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Göteborg, Centralstation is the most popular Gothenburg railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Gothenburg for your trip to Lyon.
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