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from Lyon to Munich

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

Our recommendation

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

10:04AMLyon Part Dieu8h23 06:27PMMunich Hbf
2 changes
$881One-way
Cheapest
11:50PMLyon, Gare Perrache22h10 10:00PMMünchen, ZOB
1 changes
$841One-way
Other options
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu9h07 07:11PMMunich Hbf
1 changes
$881One-way
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu8h23 06:27PMMunich Hbf
1 changes
$1021One-way
08:34AMLyon Part Dieu7h53 04:27PMMunich Hbf
2 changes
$1271One-way

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Tue
Sep 21
$103Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$162Eurowings
Wed
Sep 22
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
$58Flixbus
$232Air France
Thu
Sep 23
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$62BlaBlaCar Bus
$186Air Dolomiti
Fri
Sep 24
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$232Air France
Sat
Sep 25
$103Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$156Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Sep 26
$116Deutsche Bahn with connection
$52BlaBlaCar Bus
$204Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$44Flixbus
$265Air France
Tue
Sep 28
$66Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$126Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Sep 29
$72Deutsche Bahn with connection
$58Flixbus
$232Air France
Thu
Sep 30
$53Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Flixbus
$156Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Oct 1
$72Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$158Air France
Sat
Oct 2
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$104Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 3
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$41Flixbus
$204Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$158Air France
Tue
Oct 5
$66Deutsche Bahn with connection
$25Flixbus
$104Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 6
$66Deutsche Bahn with connection
$53BlaBlaCar Bus
$126Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 7
$53Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Flixbus
$126Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$53Deutsche Bahn with connection
$25Flixbus
$89Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$89Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$116Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$156Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 11
$72Deutsche Bahn with connection
$25Flixbus
$145Air France

Travel Information between Lyon and Munich

distanceDistance357 miles (575 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$41 - $234
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $41 (€33) • 10 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $234 (€187) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Air France or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 357 miles (575 km) by bus, flight or train to Munich from Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $41 (€33). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Air France or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Lyon to Munich.

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

International travel from Lyon, France to Munich, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Munich, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany 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 9/20/21; 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 from Lyon to Munich.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Lyon, France from Munich, Germany?

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

Is my journey back to Lyon from Munich restricted?

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

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

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 Munich closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Lyon to Munich?

There are 3 travel options from Lyon to Munich: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Lyon to Munich?

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Munich is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $41 (€33) compared to other travel options to Munich:

Taking a bus is about $193 (€154) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $234 (€187) for this journey.

Taking a bus is usually $50 (€40) less than taking a train to Munich, which costs on average $91 (€73) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Lyon to Munich?

The fastest way from Lyon to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 10 h 5 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 7 h 53 min   on average.

What is the distance from Lyon to Munich?

The distance from Lyon to Munich is approximately 357 miles (575 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Lyon to Munich?

The average frequency per day from Lyon to Munich is:

  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Munich from Lyon as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Lyon to Munich:

  • Buses mostly depart from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in München, ZOB.
  • Flights most often depart from Lyon at Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Munich at Munich Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Lyon at Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Munich at München Hbf.
Who can get me from Lyon to Munich?

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

  • You can travel between Lyon and Munich by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $41 (€33) with Flixbus from Lyon to Munich.
  • You can travel from Lyon to Munich by flight with Air France. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $234 (€187) with Air France from Lyon to Munich.
  • You can travel by train from Lyon to Munich with Deutsche Bahn with connection, and you can find Deutsche Bahn with connection Lyon to Munich tickets for $91 (€73) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly between Lyon and Munich?

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

  • You'll find 5 direct trains a day to Munich with.

Direct services to Munich 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 route.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Lyon to Munich?
Many of our customers traveling from Lyon to Munich don't make Munich their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Munich are Berlin, Prague or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Munich to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets from Lyon to Munich online for the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $41 (€33) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $234 (€187) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $91 (€73) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Lyon to Munich 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
Munich
Lyon
Amenities
Lyon Part Dieu
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Refreshments
Lyon-Perrache
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