You can get from Amsterdam to Lyon by train, bus or flight.
To get from Amsterdam to Lyon on Dec 09 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||456 miles (736 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$164 - $280|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $164 (€150) • 13 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $280 (€257) • 1 h 30 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Thalys|
Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 456 miles (736 km) between Amsterdam and Lyon. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Thalys among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Amsterdam to Lyon.
Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Lyon, France is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
Conditions of entry into France:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 11/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey from Amsterdam to Lyon.
The restriction level for your return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from France is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:
You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 11/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Amsterdam from Lyon closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Lyon: bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Lyon is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $164 (€150) compared to other travel options to Lyon:
A bus is generally $117 (€107) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $280 (€257) from Amsterdam to Lyon.
A bus is $55 (€50) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Amsterdam to Lyon costing on average $219 (€200).
The fastest way to get to Lyon from Amsterdam is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.
Other travel options to Lyon can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 13 h 30 min of travel time.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 59 min.
Lyon is approximately 456 miles (736 km) away from Amsterdam.
The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Lyon is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Amsterdam to Lyon as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Amsterdam to Lyon:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Amsterdam to Lyon with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lyon as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Amsterdam and Lyon.
When planning your trip from Amsterdam to Lyon, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Amsterdam to Lyon online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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