How to travel from Madrid to Lyon

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from Madrid to Lyon

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

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To get from Madrid to Lyon on Sep 29 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:05AMMadrid Barajas Airport1h50 11:55AMLyon Saint Exupery Airport
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1231One-way
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10:00AMMadrid, Estación Sur23h00 09:00AMLyon, Gare Perrache
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1161One-way
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09:35AMMadrid Barajas Airport4h50 02:25PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport
1 transfer
2551One-way
04:00PMMadrid Barajas Airport1h50 05:50PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport
0 transfers
3311One-way
06:00AMMadrid Barajas Airport8h10 02:10PMLyon Saint Exupery Airport
1 transfer
2641One-way

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How to get from Madrid to Lyon

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Madrid to Lyon there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 63,46% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Madrid to Lyon. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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Travel from Madrid, Spain to Lyon, France is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Lyon from Madrid restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lyon, France from Madrid?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lyon, France?

The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 9/25/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Lyon from Madrid closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Madrid, Spain from France is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from France?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France.

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

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Madrid, Spain was last verified on 9/26/22. 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 Madrid from Lyon.

The distance from Madrid to Lyon is approximately 565 miles (912 km).

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