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from Lyon to Genoa

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

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To get from Lyon to Genoa on Aug 5 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:10AMLyon, Gare Perrache12h00 07:10PMGenova, Autostazione Principe
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$631One-way
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07:10AMLyon, Gare Perrache12h00 07:10PMGenova, Autostazione Principe
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$631One-way
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01:40AMLyon, Gare Perrache13h15 02:55PMGenova, Autostazione Principe
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$1131One-way

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Thu
Aug 5
$63BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Aug 6
$43Flixbus
Sat
Aug 7
$63Flixbus
Sun
Aug 8
$57Flixbus
Mon
Aug 9
$50BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
Aug 11
$50Flixbus
Thu
Aug 12
$50Flixbus
Fri
Aug 13
$50BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Aug 14
$80BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Aug 15
$45Flixbus
Mon
Aug 16
$38BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Aug 19
$41BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Aug 20
$46BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Aug 21
$57Flixbus
Sun
Aug 22
$52BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Aug 23
$29BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information between Lyon and Genoa

distanceDistance219 miles (353 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus
fastestFastest modeBus • $25 (€20) • 9 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus

Travel 219 miles (353 km) by bus from Lyon to Genoa. Flixbus is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Lyon to Genoa.

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Travel to Genoa 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 Lyon to Genoa.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Genoa, Italy from Lyon, France currently allowed?

Travel between Lyon, France and Genoa, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travelers from France enter Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 8/3/21. 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 Genoa from Lyon.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to France from Genoa, Italy?

The restriction level for your return to Lyon, France from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Lyon from Genoa restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Lyon from Genoa?

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • 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
  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Lyon, France?

You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 8/3/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lyon from Genoa closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Lyon to Genoa?

You can travel to Genoa from Lyon by bus.

How far is Genoa from Lyon?

The distance is approximately 219 miles (353 km) from Lyon to Genoa.

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

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Genova, Autostazione Principe.
Which travel companies can get me from Lyon to Genoa?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Lyon and Genoa:

  • You can take a bus from Lyon to Genoa with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $25 (€20) with Flixbus from Lyon to Genoa.
Where else should I travel to after my journey between Lyon and Genoa ends?
Your trip from Lyon to Genoa doesn't have to end in Genoa. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Milan, Rome or Nice. If you’d like to add Milan, Rome or Nice to your Lyon to Genoa tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Genoa today!
How far in advance should I buy my Lyon to Genoa one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Lyon to Genoa, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $25 (€20) one way.

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

What is the quickest way from Lyon to Genoa?

Traveling by bus is also the quickest way from Lyon to Genoa. It takes on average 9 h 25 min   to travel this journey.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Lyon Part Dieu
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