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from Brussels to Lyon

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

Our recommendation

To get from Brussels to Lyon on Oct 25 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:17PMBrussels-Midi4h09 11:26PMLyon Part Dieu
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$1011One-way
Cheapest
07:00PMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France10h15 05:15AMLyon, Gare Perrache
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$491One-way
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12:30PMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France10h00 10:30PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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$491One-way
03:20PMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France10h10 01:30AMLyon, Gare Perrache
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$491One-way
01:04PMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France11h11 12:15AMLyon, Gare Perrache
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$491One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
Oct 24
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$81Flixbus
$231Vueling
Mon
Oct 25
$101SNCF | TGV
$49BlaBlaCar Bus
$298Brussels Airlines
Tue
Oct 26
$90SNCF | TGV
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$242Brussels Airlines
Wed
Oct 27
$96SNCF | TGV
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$242Brussels Airlines
Thu
Oct 28
$133SNCF | TGV
$56Flixbus
$242Brussels Airlines
Fri
Oct 29
$133SNCF | TGV
$79Flixbus
$436Air Dolomiti
Sat
Oct 30
$220SNCF | TGV
$59Flixbus
$288KLM
Sun
Oct 31
$133SNCF | TGV
$62BlaBlaCar Bus
$194Brussels Airlines
Mon
Nov 1
$220SNCF | TGV
$74Flixbus
$242Brussels Airlines
Tue
Nov 2
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$42BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
Nov 3
$96SNCF | TGV
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$153Brussels Airlines
Thu
Nov 4
$107SNCF | TGV
$25Flixbus
$153Brussels Airlines
Fri
Nov 5
$123SNCF | TGV
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$194Brussels Airlines
Sat
Nov 6
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$31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
Nov 7
$133SNCF | TGV
$41Flixbus
$153Brussels Airlines
Mon
Nov 8
$77SNCF | TGV
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$120Brussels Airlines
Tue
Nov 9
$77SNCF | TGV
$20Flixbus
$111Vueling
Wed
Nov 10
$112SNCF | TGV
$41Flixbus
$120Brussels Airlines
Thu
Nov 11
$130SNCF | TGV
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$93Brussels Airlines
Fri
Nov 12
$107SNCF | TGV
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$73Brussels Airlines
Sat
Nov 13
$112SNCF | TGV
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$73Brussels Airlines

Travel Information between Brussels and Lyon

distanceDistance352 miles (568 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $181
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $27 (€22) • 10 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $181 (€146) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBrussels Airlines, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV

Travel 352 miles (568 km) by flight, bus or train to Lyon from Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Brussels Airlines, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Brussels to Lyon.

How to get from Brussels to Lyon

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Brussels to Lyon, 77,78% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Brussels to Lyon and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for France due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling from Brussels to Lyon?

International travel from Brussels, Belgium to Lyon, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from Belgium?

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

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

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 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 10/23/21; 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 to Lyon from Brussels.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Brussels, Belgium from Lyon, France?

The current restriction level for returning to Brussels, Belgium from France is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Brussels, Belgium from Lyon, France?

Reentering Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Brussels from Lyon?

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

Which rules do I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Belgium must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/20/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Brussels from Lyon here.

How do I reach Lyon from Brussels?

You can travel to Lyon from Brussels 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to travel from Brussels to Lyon is by taking a bus with an average price of $27 (€22).

This is compared to other travel options to Lyon:

A bus is $154 (€124) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Brussels to Lyon costing on average $181 (€146).

A bus is $106 (€86) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Brussels to Lyon costing on average $133 (€108).

What is the quickest way from Brussels to Lyon?

The quickest way to travel from Brussels to Lyon is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 10 h 15 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Lyon by train can take on average 3 h 28 min.

How many miles from Brussels to Lyon would I travel?

The distance is approximately 352 miles (568 km) from Brussels to Lyon.

How many services a day are there between Brussels and Lyon?

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Lyon is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Brussels Airport and tend to arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.
  • Buses mostly depart from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Trains mostly leave from Bruxelles-Midi and tend to arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
Which travel companies can get me from Brussels to Lyon?

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

  • Brussels Airlines can get you to Lyon by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Brussels Airlines from Brussels to Lyon for $181 (€146) on Omio.
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Lyon by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Brussels to Lyon tickets on Omio for $27 (€22).
  • SNCF | TGV can get you to Lyon by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SNCF | TGV from Brussels to Lyon for $133 (€108) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly between Brussels and Lyon?

Yes, there are direct services available from Brussels to Lyon with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 5 direct trains per day and travel with SNCF | TGV.

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 to Lyon from Brussels.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Brussels to Lyon?
Looking to extend your trip from Brussels to Lyon? Many Omio customers who go from Brussels to Lyon usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Geneva or Barcelona. If you're looking to explore Paris, Geneva or Barcelona from Lyon, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I book my Brussels to Lyon one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Brussels to Lyon, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $181 (€146) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing $27 (€22) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $133 (€108) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Brussels to Lyon online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey