How to travel from Lyon to Trier

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Travel Information from Lyon to Trier

distanceDistance288 miles (465 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$66 - $202
fastestFastest modeFlight • $202 (€181) • 7 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 288 miles (465 km) to Trier from Lyon. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lyon to Trier.

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FAQs

International travel from Lyon, France to Trier, 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 Trier if traveling from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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)

What measures do I need to follow in Trier, 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 5/17/22; 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 to Trier from Lyon.

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

Is my journey back to Lyon from Trier 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 Trier?

Conditions of reentry into 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 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 5/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lyon from Trier closer to your date of departure here.

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Lyon and Trier. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Trier from Lyon is by taking a bus with an average price of $66 (€59).

This is compared to other travel options to Trier:

A bus is generally $136 (€122) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $202 (€181) from Lyon to Trier.

Taking a bus is about $14 (€13) less than taking a train, which costs on average $80 (€72) for this trip.

The fastest way from Lyon to Trier is by flight with an average journey time of 7 h 35 min.

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

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In comparison, going by train can take 8 h 24 min   on average.

The Lyon to Trier distance is around 288 miles (465 km).

The average frequency per day from Lyon to Trier is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Lyon to Trier 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 Trier:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Trier, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Trier Hbf.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Trier. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Lyon to Trier tickets on Omio for $66 (€59).
  • Travel with HOP! For flights to Trier. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for HOP! Lyon to Trier tickets on Omio for $202 (€181).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn with connection for trains to Trier. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn with connection Lyon to Trier tickets on Omio for $80 (€72).
Many of our customers traveling from Lyon to Trier don't make Trier their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Trier are Luxembourg, Frankfurt am Main or Berlin, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Trier to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $66 (€59) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $202 (€181) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $80 (€72) one way.

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

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