You can get from Bern to Lyon by train, bus or flight.
To get from Bern to Lyon on Dec 07 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, .
Travel between Bern, Switzerland and Lyon, France is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
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 to Lyon from Bern.
The restriction level for your return to Bern, Switzerland from France is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:
You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 11/6/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Bern from Lyon closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways to travel from Bern to Lyon including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Lyon from Bern is by taking a train, which costs on average $24 (€22).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Lyon:
A train is $16 (€14) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Bern to Lyon costing on average $40 (€36).
A train is $117 (€105) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Bern to Lyon costing on average $141 (€127).
The fastest way to get to Lyon from Bern is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 20 min.
Other travel options to Lyon can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 30 min on average.
In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 53 min on average.
The Bern to Lyon distance is around 149 miles (240 km).
The average frequency per day from Bern to Lyon is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Lyon from Bern 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 Bern to Lyon:
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