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from Lyon to Alicante

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

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To get from Lyon to Alicante on Sep 21 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache16h35 03:50PMAlicante
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$1371One-way
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11:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache16h35 03:50PMAlicante
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$1371One-way

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Mon
Sep 20
$112Flixbus
$186Eurowings
Tue
Sep 21
$137Flixbus
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Wed
Sep 22
$93Flixbus
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Thu
Sep 23
$48Flixbus
$271Vueling
Fri
Sep 24
$48Flixbus
$175Vueling
Sat
Sep 25
$48Flixbus
$206Vueling
Sun
Sep 26
$62Flixbus
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Mon
Sep 27
$48Flixbus
$155Vueling
Tue
Sep 28
$48Flixbus
$130Air Nostrum
Wed
Sep 29
$50Flixbus
$165Vueling
Thu
Sep 30
$51Flixbus
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Fri
Oct 1
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$189Vueling
Sat
Oct 2
$62Flixbus
$113Vueling
Sun
Oct 3
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$130Iberia Express
Mon
Oct 4
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$161Eurowings
Tue
Oct 5
$31Flixbus
$89Vueling
Wed
Oct 6
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$130Iberia Express
Thu
Oct 7
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$130Air Nostrum
Fri
Oct 8
$31Flixbus
$133Vueling
Sat
Oct 9
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$113Vueling
Sun
Oct 10
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$119KLM

Travel Information to Alicante from Lyon

distanceDistance578 miles (932 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$49 - $202
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $49 (€39) • 16 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $202 (€161) • 2 h
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 578 miles (932 km) between Lyon and 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $49 (€39). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are KLM or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lyon to Alicante.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Lyon, France and Alicante, Spain allowed?

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

Can I enter Spain if coming from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Alicante, Spain due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 9/19/21; 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 between Lyon and Alicante.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Lyon, France from Alicante, Spain due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Lyon, France from Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Spain?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Spain?

Requirements for reentering France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 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

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Lyon, France was last verified on 9/19/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Lyon from Alicante.

How do I travel from Lyon to Alicante?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Lyon and Alicante. You can take a flight or bus.

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

The cheapest way to travel between Lyon and Alicante is by taking a bus with an average price of $49 (€39).

This is compared to other travel options to Alicante:

Taking a bus is usually $153 (€122) less than taking a flight to Alicante, which costs on average $202 (€161) for the same trip.

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

The quickest way to travel to Alicante from Lyon 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, traveling by bus can take you on average 16 h 35 min.

What is the distance from Lyon to Alicante?

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

When traveling between Lyon and Alicante, 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 take a flight from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport to Alicante Elche Airport.
  • Most travelers take a bus from Lyon, Gare Perrache to Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Lyon to Alicante?

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

  • KLM can take you to Alicante by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for KLM from Lyon to Alicante for $202 (€161).
  • Flixbus can get you to Alicante by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Lyon to Alicante for $49 (€39) on Omio.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Lyon to Alicante?
Many of our customers traveling from Lyon to Alicante don't make Alicante their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Alicante are Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Alicante to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets from Lyon to Alicante online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost $202 (€161) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $49 (€39) 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.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Alicante
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Lyon Part Dieu
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Lyon-Perrache
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