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from Bonn to Lyon

You can get from Bonn to Lyon by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bonn to Lyon on Jan 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:45PMDusseldorf Airport4h20 11:05PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport
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$2281One-way
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06:45PMDusseldorf Airport4h20 11:05PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport
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$2281One-way
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02:15PMDusseldorf Airport3h45 06:00PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport
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$2761One-way
02:15PMDusseldorf Airport8h50 11:05PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport
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$2411One-way
06:45AMDusseldorf Airport6h50 01:35PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport
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$2761One-way

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Travel Information to Lyon from Bonn

distanceDistance358 miles (578 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$89 - $157
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $89 (€74) • 13 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $157 (€131) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 358 miles (578 km) between Bonn and Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $89 (€74). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Bonn to Lyon.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Lyon, France from Bonn, Germany currently allowed?

International travel from Bonn, Germany to Lyon, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from Germany?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lyon if traveling from Bonn?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What measures do I need to follow in Lyon, France due to the pandemic?

All travelers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/23/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Bonn and Lyon.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Lyon, France due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Bonn, Germany from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Bonn from Lyon restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Bonn from Lyon?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Bonn, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 1/23/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Bonn from Lyon closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Bonn to Lyon?

There are 3 ways to get from Bonn to Lyon: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bonn to Lyon?

The cheapest way to go to Lyon from Bonn is by taking a bus, which costs on average $89 (€74).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Lyon:

A bus is $68 (€57) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Bonn to Lyon costing on average $157 (€131).

A bus is generally $54 (€45) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $143 (€119) from Bonn to Lyon.

What is the quickest way to get from Bonn to Lyon?

The fastest way to get to Lyon from Bonn is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Lyon can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Lyon by bus can take on average 13 h 45 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 8 h 18 min   on average.

How many miles from Bonn to Lyon would I travel?

The Bonn to Lyon distance is around 358 miles (578 km).

How many services a day are there from Bonn to Lyon?

The average frequency per day from Bonn to Lyon is:

  • Around 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Lyon from Bonn as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Bonn? Where do I arrive in Lyon?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Bonn to Lyon:

  • Buses mostly depart from Bonn, Museumsmeile and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Trains most often depart from Bonn at Bonn Hbf and arrive in Lyon at Lyon Part Dieu.

Which travel companies can take me from Bonn to Lyon?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bonn to Lyon, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Lyon by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Bonn to Lyon tickets on Omio for $89 (€74).
  • Travel with KLM for flights to Lyon. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for KLM Bonn to Lyon tickets on Omio for $157 (€131).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn with connection to go to Lyon by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn with connection Bonn to Lyon tickets on Omio for $143 (€119).

Is there a direct service from Bonn to Lyon?

Yes, there are direct routes from Bonn to Lyon with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct train to Lyon with with 4 direct trains per day.

Direct services to Lyon tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Bonn to Lyon?

Omio customers who travel from Bonn to Lyon often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Geneva or Barcelona. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Lyon and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I book tickets to Lyon from Bonn online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Bonn to Lyon, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $89 (€74) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket costs $157 (€131) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $143 (€119) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Bonn to Lyon tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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