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from Lyon to Málaga

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lyon to Málaga on Sep 17 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:05PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport2h10 10:15PMMalaga Airport
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$901One-way
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08:05PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport2h10 10:15PMMalaga Airport
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12:35PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport10h20 10:55PMMalaga Airport
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$1911One-way
04:00PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport4h35 08:35PMMalaga Airport
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$3801One-way
06:00AMLyon Saint Exupery Airport6h00 12:00PMMalaga Airport
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$3531One-way

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Fri
Sep 17
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$90Volotea
Sat
Sep 18
$87Flixbus
$82Vueling
Sun
Sep 19
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$131PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Mon
Sep 20
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$131PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Tue
Sep 21
$94Flixbus
$137Vueling
Wed
Sep 22
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$119PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Thu
Sep 23
$87Flixbus
$102PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Fri
Sep 24
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$115Volotea
Sat
Sep 25
$81Flixbus
$54Vueling
Sun
Sep 26
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$172Vueling
Mon
Sep 27
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$116PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Tue
Sep 28
$81Flixbus
$136Vueling
Wed
Sep 29
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$153PGA-Portugalia Airlines

Travel Information to Málaga from Lyon

distanceDistance785 miles (1266 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$81 - $84
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $81 (€65) • 25 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $84 (€67) • 2 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesWhite Airways or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 785 miles (1266 km) between Lyon and Málaga. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $81 (€65). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are White Airways or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lyon to Málaga.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Málaga, Spain if I’m coming from Lyon, France?

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

Is international entry into Málaga 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 Málaga, 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 Málaga, 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 9/15/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Lyon to Málaga closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to France from Málaga, Spain?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Lyon, France from Málaga, 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 Málaga?

  • 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

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 9/15/21. 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 Lyon from Málaga here.

How do I go from Lyon to Málaga?

You can travel to Málaga from Lyon 2 different ways: flight or bus.

How do I get from Lyon to Málaga the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel from Lyon to Málaga is by taking a bus with an average price of $81 (€65).

This is compared to other travel options to Málaga:

Taking a bus is usually $3 (€2) less than taking a flight to Málaga, which costs on average $84 (€67) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Lyon to Málaga?

The fastest way from Lyon to Málaga is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 25 h 40 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Lyon and Málaga?

The distance is approximately 785 miles (1266 km) from Lyon to Málaga.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Lyon to Málaga?

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

  • Most travelers catch their flight from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Malaga Airport.
  • Most travelers board their bus from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Málaga, Puerto Málaga.
Which travel companies can get me from Lyon to Málaga?

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

  • You can go to Málaga from Lyon by plane with White Airways. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $84 (€67) with White Airways from Lyon to Málaga on Omio.
  • You can take a bus from Lyon to Málaga with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $81 (€65) with Flixbus from Lyon to Málaga.
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Lyon to Málaga?
Your trip from Lyon to Málaga doesn't have to end in Málaga. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Sevilla or Barcelona. If you’d like to add Madrid, Sevilla or Barcelona to your Lyon to Málaga tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Málaga today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Málaga from Lyon online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Lyon to Málaga, 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 $84 (€67) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $81 (€65) one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Málaga
Lyon
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Lyon Part Dieu
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Lyon-Perrache
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