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Travel from Düsseldorf to Lyon
Travel 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 Düsseldorf to Lyon.
FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Lyon, France if I’m coming from Düsseldorf, Germany?

Travel between Düsseldorf, Germany and Lyon, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Lyon from Düsseldorf?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 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 placed under state quarantine

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Lyon, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 11/28/21. 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 Düsseldorf.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Düsseldorf, Germany from Lyon, France?

The current restriction level for returning to Düsseldorf, Germany from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Düsseldorf, Germany from Lyon, France?

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

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Which rules do I need to follow in Düsseldorf, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany 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 11/29/21. 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 Düsseldorf from Lyon here.

How do I go from Düsseldorf to Lyon?

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

What is the cheapest way from Düsseldorf to Lyon?

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Lyon is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $41 (€34) compared to other travel options to Lyon:

A bus is generally $93 (€78) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $134 (€112) from Düsseldorf to Lyon.

A bus is $58 (€49) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Düsseldorf to Lyon costing on average $99 (€83).

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

The fastest way to get to Lyon from Düsseldorf 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 15 h 55 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 7 h 35 min   on average.

How many miles from Düsseldorf to Lyon would I travel?

The distance is approximately 387 miles (624 km) from Düsseldorf to Lyon.

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

The average frequency per day from Düsseldorf to Lyon is:

  • 2 trains a day.

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

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Düsseldorf to Lyon:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Düsseldorf, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Most travelers who buy a plane ticket from Düsseldorf to Lyon depart from Dusseldorf Airport to Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu.
Who can get me from Düsseldorf to Lyon?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Düsseldorf to Lyon:

  • You can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Lyon with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $41 (€34) with Flixbus from Düsseldorf to Lyon.
  • You can travel from Düsseldorf to Lyon by flight with Lufthansa Cityline. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $134 (€112) with Lufthansa Cityline from Düsseldorf to Lyon.
  • You can travel by train between Düsseldorf and Lyon with Deutsche Bahn with connection, and you can find Deutsche Bahn with connection Düsseldorf to Lyon tickets for $99 (€83) on Omio.
Where should I go next after I travel from Düsseldorf to Lyon?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Düsseldorf to Lyon often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Geneva or Barcelona. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Düsseldorf and Lyon itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Lyon and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Düsseldorf to Lyon one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Düsseldorf 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 for this route is costing $41 (€34) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this trip costs on average $134 (€112) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $99 (€83) one way on average for this journey.

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