How to travel from Paderborn to Lyon

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Travel Information to Lyon from Paderborn

distanceDistance448 miles (722 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $474
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€17) • 25 h 46 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $98 (€87) • 9 h 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 448 miles (722 km) from Paderborn to Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 9 h 46 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 Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Paderborn to Lyon.

Travel Tips: Travel from Paderborn 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 Paderborn to Lyon.

Travel from Paderborn, Germany to Lyon, France is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Lyon from Paderborn restricted?

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

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

  • 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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 3/22/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Lyon from Paderborn closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Paderborn, Germany from France is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Paderborn, Germany from Lyon, France?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Paderborn from Lyon?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Paderborn, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Paderborn from Lyon here.

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Lyon from Paderborn. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Paderborn 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 generally $454 (€404) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $474 (€421) from Paderborn to Lyon.

A bus is $79 (€70) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Paderborn to Lyon costing on average $98 (€87).

The fastest way to get to Lyon from Paderborn is by train with an average travel time of 9 h 46 min.

Other travel options to Lyon can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Lyon by bus can take on average 25 h 46 min.

In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

The distance from Paderborn to Lyon is approximately 448 miles (722 km).

The average frequency per day from Paderborn to Lyon is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • 1 train per day.

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Paderborn, Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Flights mostly depart from Paderborn and arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Paderborn Hbf and tend to arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

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

  • Lufthansa Cityline can take you to Lyon by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Lufthansa Cityline from Paderborn to Lyon for $474 (€421).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn with connection to go to Lyon by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn with connection Paderborn to Lyon tickets on Omio for $98 (€87).
Many of our customers traveling from Paderborn to Lyon don't make Lyon their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Lyon are Paris, Barcelona or Geneva, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Lyon to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $19 (€17) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $474 (€421) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $98 (€87) one way on average.

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

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