How to travel from Lyon to Nuremberg

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from Lyon to Nuremberg

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

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To get from Lyon to Nuremberg on May 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:04AMLyon Part Dieu8h14 06:18PMNuremberg Hbf
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931One-way
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10:04AMLyon Part Dieu8h14 06:18PMNuremberg Hbf
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931One-way
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09:30AMLyon Saint Exupery Airport4h10 01:40PMNuremberg Albrecht Dürer Airport
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10:04AMLyon Part Dieu8h14 06:18PMNuremberg Hbf
1 transfer
1251One-way
10:20AMLyon Saint Exupery Airport3h20 01:40PMNuremberg Albrecht Dürer Airport
1 transfer
2141One-way

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Travel Information to Nuremberg from Lyon

distanceDistance385 miles (621 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$45 - $188
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $45 (€40) • 11 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $188 (€169) • 4 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 385 miles (621 km) by bus, flight or train to Nuremberg from Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $45 (€40). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lyon to Nuremberg.

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FAQs

Travel between Lyon, France and Nuremberg, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from France enter Germany?

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 Nuremberg from Lyon?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to 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 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 5/21/22. 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 Nuremberg from Lyon.

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Germany?

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

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

Requirements for reentering France:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to 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)
  • Health declaration 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 5/21/22. 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 Nuremberg.

You can travel to Nuremberg from Lyon 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Nuremberg is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $45 (€40) compared to other travel options to Nuremberg:

Taking a bus is about $144 (€129) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $188 (€169) for this trip.

A bus is $40 (€36) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Lyon to Nuremberg costing on average $85 (€76).

The fastest way to get to Nuremberg from Lyon is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Nuremberg can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 11 h 5 min.

In comparison, getting to Nuremberg by train can take on average 8 h 14 min.

The distance from Lyon to Nuremberg is approximately 385 miles (621 km).

The average frequency per day from Lyon to Nuremberg is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Lyon and Nuremberg as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Nuremberg, Opernhaus.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Nuremberg Albrecht Dürer Airport.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Lyon to Nuremberg depart from Lyon Part Dieu to Nürnberg Hbf.

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

  • You can travel from Lyon to Nuremberg by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $45 (€40) with Flixbus from Lyon to Nuremberg.
  • You can travel from Lyon to Nuremberg by flight with HOP! You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $188 (€169) with HOP! From Lyon to Nuremberg.
  • You can travel between Lyon and Nuremberg by train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $85 (€76) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Lyon to Nuremberg.
Looking to extend your trip from Lyon to Nuremberg? Many Omio customers who go from Lyon to Nuremberg usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Munich, Prague or Berlin. If you're looking to explore Munich, Prague or Berlin from Nuremberg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $45 (€40) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $188 (€169) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $85 (€76) one way on average.

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

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