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from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon

You can get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon on Sep 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:49PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf6h07 07:56PMLyon Part Dieu
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$891One-way
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01:49PMFreiburg(Breisgau) Hbf6h07 07:56PMLyon Part Dieu
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$891One-way

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Thu
Sep 23
$89Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Fri
Sep 24
$89Deutsche Bahn with connection
$25Flixbus
$490HOP!
Sat
Sep 25
$71Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31Flixbus
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Sun
Sep 26
$102Deutsche Bahn with connection
$19Flixbus
$219HOP!
Mon
Sep 27
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$58Flixbus
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Tue
Sep 28
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$287HOP!

Travel Information between Freiburg im Breisgau and Lyon

distanceDistance210 miles (338 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $619
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€20) • 6 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $619 (€495) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesHOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 210 miles (338 km) by flight, bus or train to Lyon from Freiburg im Breisgau. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are HOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Lyon, France from Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany?

Travel between Freiburg im Breisgau, 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 Freiburg im Breisgau?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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 9/22/21. 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 between Freiburg im Breisgau and Lyon.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany from Lyon, France?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Freiburg im Breisgau, 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 Freiburg im Breisgau from Lyon?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Freiburg im Breisgau, 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 9/22/21. 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 Freiburg im Breisgau from Lyon here.

How do I reach Lyon from Freiburg im Breisgau?

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Lyon from Freiburg im Breisgau. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon?

The cheapest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $25 (€20) compared to other travel options to Lyon:

A bus is generally $594 (€475) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $619 (€495) from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon.

Taking a bus is usually $59 (€47) less than taking a train to Lyon, which costs on average $84 (€67) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon?

The fastest way from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.

There are alternative travel options to Lyon that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 6 h 35 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 6 h 7 min   on average.

How far is Lyon from Freiburg im Breisgau?

The distance is approximately 210 miles (338 km) from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon?

The average frequency per day from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon is:

  • Around 3 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Freiburg im Breisgau and in Lyon?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon:

  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon depart from Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB to Lyon Part Dieu.
Which travel companies can get me from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon?

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

  • You can travel from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon by flight with HOP! You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $619 (€495) with HOP! From Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon.
  • You can travel by bus to Lyon from Freiburg im Breisgau with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon tickets for $25 (€20) on Omio.
  • You can travel from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon by train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $84 (€67) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon.
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon?
Looking to extend your trip from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lyon? Many Omio customers who go from Freiburg im Breisgau 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 buy tickets between Freiburg im Breisgau and Lyon online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $619 (€495) one way.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $25 (€20) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $84 (€67) one way on average.

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

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Freiburg im Breisgau
Lyon
Freiburg im Breisgau
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Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
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