How to travel from Orléans to Lyon

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from Orléans to Lyon

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

Our recommendation

To get from Orléans to Lyon on Apr 01 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:30PMOrléans8h00 03:30AMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 transfer
04:50PMOrléans8h40 01:30AMLyon, Gare Perrache
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08:00PMOrléans8h10 04:10AMLyon, Gare Perrache
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05:32PMOrléans4h20 09:52PMGare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
1 transfer
01:34PMOrléans4h29 06:03PMGare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
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Travel Information from Orléans to Lyon

distanceDistance203 miles (327 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $179
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€17) • 8 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $179 (€159) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Air France or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 203 miles (327 km) from Orléans to Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€17). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, Air France or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Orléans to Lyon.

Travel Tips: Travel from Orléans to Lyon

Travel Tips: Travel to Lyon 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 Orléans to Lyon.

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

The cheapest way to get from Orléans to Lyon is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $19 (€17) compared to other travel options to Lyon:

A bus is $160 (€142) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Orléans to Lyon costing on average $179 (€159).

A bus is $51 (€46) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Orléans to Lyon costing on average $70 (€62).

The fastest way from Orléans to Lyon is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 8 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Lyon by train can take on average 4 h 21 min.

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

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Orléans, Avenue Georges Pompidou and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Most travelers take a train from Orléans Centre to Lyon Part Dieu.

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

  • BlaBlaCar Bus can take you to Lyon by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for BlaBlaCar Bus from Orléans to Lyon for $19 (€17).
  • Travel with Air France for flights to Lyon. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Air France Orléans to Lyon tickets on Omio for $179 (€159).
  • Travel with SNCF | TGV INOUI for trains to Lyon. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for SNCF | TGV INOUI Orléans to Lyon tickets on Omio for $70 (€62).
Omio customers who travel from Orléans to Lyon often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Barcelona or Geneva. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Lyon and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before traveling from Orléans to Lyon, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $19 (€17) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $179 (€159) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $70 (€62) one way.

But we recommend booking Orléans to Lyon tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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