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from Lyon to Orléans

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

Our recommendation

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

09:38AMLyon Part Dieu5h13 02:51PMOrléans Centre
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04:00AMLyon, Gare Perrache10h05 02:05PMOrléans
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10:50AMLyon, Gare Perrache10h20 09:10PMOrléans
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12:25AMLyon, Gare Perrache8h40 09:05AMOrléans
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08:04AMLyon Part Dieu6h40 02:44PMOrléans
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Travel Information between Lyon and Orléans

distanceDistance203 miles (327 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$18 - $145
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $18 (€15) • 8 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $145 (€118) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 203 miles (327 km) between Lyon and Orléans. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Air France, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lyon to Orléans.

Travel Tips

Travel from Lyon to Orléans
Travel to Orléans 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 Orléans.
How do I travel from Lyon to Orléans?

There are 3 ways to get from Lyon to Orléans: flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to travel from Lyon to Orléans is by taking a bus with an average price of $18 (€15).

This is compared to other travel options to Orléans:

Taking a bus is about $127 (€103) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $145 (€118) for this journey.

Taking a bus is about $85 (€69) less than taking a train, which costs on average $103 (€84) for this trip.

What is the fastest way to travel to Orléans from Lyon?

The fastest way to get to Orléans from Lyon is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Orléans can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 8 h 20 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 31 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Lyon and Orléans?

Orléans is approximately 203 miles (327 km) away from Lyon.

Where do I depart from Lyon? Where do I arrive in Orléans?

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Orléans, Rue Emile Zola (Gares d'Orléans Quai).
  • Most travelers catch their train from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Orléans Centre.
Which travel operators can get me to Orléans from Lyon?

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

  • You can travel between Lyon and Orléans by flight with Air France. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $145 (€118) with Air France from Lyon to Orléans.
  • You can travel to Orléans from Lyon by bus with BlaBlaCar Bus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $18 (€15) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Lyon to Orléans.
  • You can travel by train between Lyon and Orléans with SNCF | TGV INOUI, and you can find SNCF | TGV INOUI Lyon to Orléans tickets for $103 (€84) on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey to Orléans from Lyon ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Lyon to Orléans? Many Omio customers who go from Lyon to Orléans usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Tours or Toulouse. If you're looking to explore Paris, Tours or Toulouse from Orléans, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I purchase a ticket from Lyon to Orléans online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average $145 (€118) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing $18 (€15) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $103 (€84) one way.

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

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