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from Lyon to Milan

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lyon to Milan on Sep 22 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:30AMLyon, Gare Lyon-Perrache7h00 03:30PMMilan
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$391One-way
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08:30AMLyon, Gare Lyon-Perrache7h00 03:30PMMilan
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$391One-way
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07:46AMLyon Part Dieu6h04 01:50PMMilan Porta Garibaldi
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$1031One-way
03:16PMLyon Part Dieu6h34 09:50PMMilan Porta Garibaldi
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$981One-way
02:50PMLyon Part Dieu7h00 09:50PMMilan Porta Garibaldi
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$981One-way

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Tue
Sep 21
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$226Air France
Wed
Sep 22
$39Union Ivkoni International
$199Air France
Thu
Sep 23
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$210Air France
Fri
Sep 24
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$226Air France
Sat
Sep 25
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
Sep 26
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$264Air France
Mon
Sep 27
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$211Air France
Tue
Sep 28
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$197Air France
Wed
Sep 29
$31Flixbus
$197Air France
Thu
Sep 30
$24Flixbus
$197Air France
Fri
Oct 1
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$199Air France
Sat
Oct 2
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 3
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$262Air France
Mon
Oct 4
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$199Air France
Tue
Oct 5
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$242Air France
Wed
Oct 6
$31Flixbus
$129Air France
Thu
Oct 7
$24Flixbus
$129Air France
Fri
Oct 8
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$137Air France
Sat
Oct 9
$24Flixbus
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Sun
Oct 10
$24Flixbus
$131Air France
Mon
Oct 11
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$131Air France

Travel Information to Milan from Lyon

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$40 - $136
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $40 (€32) • 6 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $136 (€109) • 5 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesUnion Ivkoni International or Air France

Travel 210 miles (339 km) by bus or flight to Milan from Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $40 (€32). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Union Ivkoni International or Air France among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Lyon to Milan.

How to get from Lyon to Milan

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Lyon to Milan there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 65,05% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Lyon to Milan. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Italy due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling from Lyon to Milan?

Travel from Lyon, France to Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Milan 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 Milan, Italy from Lyon?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Milan from Lyon closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to France from Milan, Italy?

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

Is my journey back to Lyon from Milan 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 Milan?

Conditions of reentry 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

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 9/20/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lyon from Milan closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Lyon to Milan?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Milan?

The cheapest way to go to Milan from Lyon is by taking a bus, which costs on average $40 (€32).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Milan:

A bus is generally $97 (€77) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $136 (€109) from Lyon to Milan.

What is the fastest way from Lyon to Milan?

The quickest way to travel from Lyon to Milan is by flight, which takes on average 5 h 20 min   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 6 h 10 min.

What is the distance between Lyon and Milan?

The Lyon to Milan distance is around 210 miles (339 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Lyon and in Milan?

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

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Lyon to Milan depart from Lyon, Gare Perrache to Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Most travelers take a flight from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.
Which travel companies can take me from Lyon to Milan?

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

  • You can take a bus from Lyon to Milan with Union Ivkoni International. Cheap tickets can be found for $40 (€32) with Union Ivkoni International from Lyon to Milan.
  • You can travel by plane from Lyon to Milan with Air France, and you can find Air France Lyon to Milan tickets for $136 (€109) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route between Lyon and Milan?

Yes, there are direct services available from Lyon to Milan with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct buses with Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Milan as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Lyon to Milan.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Lyon and Milan ends?
Many of our customers traveling from Lyon to Milan don't make Milan their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Milan are Rome, Paris or Naples, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Milan to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets from Lyon to Milan online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $40 (€32) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $136 (€109) one way on average for this trip.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Milan
Lyon
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Lyon Part Dieu
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Refreshments
Lyon-Perrache
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