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from Lyon to Rome

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

Our recommendation

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

12:35PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport4h35 05:10PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$1951One-way
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12:35PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport4h35 05:10PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$1951One-way
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10:10AMLyon Saint Exupery Airport4h25 02:35PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$2711One-way
04:00PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport7h05 11:05PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$2331One-way
02:20PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport8h45 11:05PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$2331One-way

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Tue
Sep 21
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$194Vueling
Wed
Sep 22
$89Flixbus
$195Vueling
Thu
Sep 23
$82Flixbus
$233Air France
Fri
Sep 24
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$198Vueling
Sat
Sep 25
$42Flixbus
$233Air France
Sun
Sep 26
$70Flixbus
$81easyJet
Mon
Sep 27
$42Flixbus
$94easyJet
Tue
Sep 28
$76Flixbus
$183Vueling
Wed
Sep 29
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$124Vueling
Thu
Sep 30
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$186easyJet
Fri
Oct 1
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$221Vueling
Sat
Oct 2
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$176Vueling
Sun
Oct 3
$66Flixbus
$127easyJet
Mon
Oct 4
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$108easyJet
Tue
Oct 5
$65Flixbus
$145Air France
Wed
Oct 6
$51Flixbus
$174Air France
Thu
Oct 7
$51Flixbus
$233Air France
Fri
Oct 8
$42Flixbus
$215easyJet
Sat
Oct 9
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$136Air France
Sun
Oct 10
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$69easyJet
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Oct 11
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$61easyJet

Travel Information from Lyon to Rome

distanceDistance463 miles (747 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$44 - $235
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $44 (€35) • 14 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $235 (€188) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 463 miles (747 km) from Lyon to Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $44 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Air France or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Lyon to Rome.

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

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

Is international entry into Rome 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 Rome, 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 Rome, 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 Rome from Lyon closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Lyon, France from Rome, Italy due to COVID-19?

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

Is my journey back to Lyon from Rome 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 Rome?

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 Rome closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Lyon to Rome?

There are 2 ways to travel from Lyon to Rome including taking a flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to go from Lyon to Rome?

The cheapest way to go to Rome from Lyon is by taking a bus, which costs on average $44 (€35).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Rome:

Taking a bus is about $191 (€153) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $235 (€188) for this trip.

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

The fastest way from Lyon to Rome is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 14 h 20 min.

How far is Rome from Lyon?

The distance from Lyon to Rome is approximately 463 miles (747 km).

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

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

  • Most travelers board their plane from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Rome, Tiburtina Station.
Which travel companies can take me from Lyon to Rome?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Lyon to Rome, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Air France can take you to Rome by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Air France from Lyon to Rome for $235 (€188).
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Rome by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Lyon to Rome tickets on Omio for $44 (€35).
Can I travel directly from Lyon to Rome?

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

  • You can book a direct bus with.

Direct services to Rome 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.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Lyon and Rome ends?
Omio customers who travel from Lyon to Rome often also extend their vacation to go to Milan, Florence or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Rome and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I buy a ticket from Lyon to Rome online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost $235 (€188) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost $44 (€35) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Lyon to Rome 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
Rome
Lyon
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Lyon Part Dieu
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Lyon-Perrache
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