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from Lyon to Alicante

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lyon to Alicante on Jan 20 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:10AMLyon Saint Exupery Airport14h45 08:55PMAlicante Elche Airport
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$2961One-way
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06:10AMLyon Saint Exupery Airport14h45 08:55PMAlicante Elche Airport
1 changes
$2961One-way

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Thu
Jan 20
$156Flixbus
$296Air Nostrum
Fri
Jan 21
$108Flixbus
$171Vueling
Sat
Jan 22
$72Flixbus
$279Air Nostrum
Sun
Jan 23
$90Flixbus
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Mon
Jan 24
$72Flixbus
$140Vueling
Tue
Jan 25
$72Flixbus
$158Air Nostrum
Wed
Jan 26
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$135Vueling
Thu
Jan 27
$90Flixbus
$232Air Nostrum
Fri
Jan 28
$72Flixbus
$144Vueling
Sat
Jan 29
$60Flixbus
$136Air Nostrum
Sun
Jan 30
$60Flixbus
$112Air Nostrum
Mon
Jan 31
$72Flixbus
$120Vueling
Tue
Feb 1
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$123Air Nostrum
Wed
Feb 2
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$118Air Nostrum
Thu
Feb 3
$90Flixbus
$112Air Nostrum
Fri
Feb 4
$60Flixbus
$129Vueling
Sat
Feb 5
$60Flixbus
$190Air Nostrum
Sun
Feb 6
$60Flixbus
$102Vueling
Mon
Feb 7
$47Flixbus
$97Vueling

Travel Information between Lyon and Alicante

distanceDistance578 miles (932 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$95 - $155
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $95 (€79) • 2 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $95 (€79) • 2 h
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Nostrum or Alsa

Travel 578 miles (932 km) by flight or bus from Lyon to Alicante. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $95 (€79). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Air Nostrum or Alsa among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Lyon to Alicante.

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FAQs

Does Spain have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling between Lyon and Alicante?

Travel from Lyon, France to Alicante, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Alicante from Lyon restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Alicante, Spain from Lyon?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Alicante, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 1/18/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Lyon and Alicante closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Lyon, France from Alicante, Spain?

The current restriction level for returning to Lyon, France from Spain is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Lyon, France from Alicante, Spain?

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

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

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Lyon, France regarding COVID-19?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 1/18/22. 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 Lyon from Alicante here.

How do I go from Lyon to Alicante?

There are 2 ways to get from Lyon to Alicante: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Lyon to Alicante?

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Alicante is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $95 (€79) compared to other travel options to Alicante:

Taking a flight is usually $59 (€49) less than taking a bus to Alicante, which costs on average $155 (€127) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Lyon to Alicante?

The quickest way to travel between Lyon and Alicante is by flight, which takes on average 2 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 16 h 35 min   on average.

How far is Alicante from Lyon?

The distance is approximately 578 miles (932 km) from Lyon to Alicante.

When traveling to Alicante from Lyon, what are the departure and arrival points in Lyon and Alicante?

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

  • Most travelers catch their flight from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Alicante Elche Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante.

Which travel operators can get me to Alicante from Lyon?

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

  • You can travel from Lyon to Alicante by flight with Air Nostrum. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $95 (€79) with Air Nostrum from Lyon to Alicante.
  • You can take a bus from Lyon to Alicante with Alsa. Cheap tickets can be found for $155 (€127) with Alsa from Lyon to Alicante.

Can I travel directly from Lyon to Alicante?

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

  • You can take a direct flight with.
  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus.

Direct services to Alicante 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 Lyon to Alicante?

Your trip from Lyon to Alicante doesn't have to end in Alicante. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia. If you’d like to add Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia to your Lyon to Alicante tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Alicante today!

How far in advance should I buy my Lyon to Alicante one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing $95 (€79) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $155 (€127) one way.

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