You can get from Porto to Lyon by train, bus or flight.
To get from Porto to Lyon on Mar 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||743 miles (1198 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$3 - $256|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $3 (€3) • 30 h 54 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $256 (€228) • 10 h 30 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or PGA-Portugalia Airlines|
Travel 743 miles (1198 km) by bus, flight or train to Lyon from Porto. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 10 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $3 (€3). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or PGA-Portugalia Airlines among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Porto to Lyon.
Travel from Porto, Portugal to Lyon, France is: Unrestricted.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal.
The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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 Porto closer to your planned date of departure here.
The current restriction level for returning to Porto, Portugal from France is: Unrestricted.
Reentering Portugal is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
All travelers returning to Portugal must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 3/8/23. 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 Porto from Lyon here.
There are 3 ways to get from Porto to Lyon: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Lyon from Porto is by taking a train, which costs on average $3 (€3).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Lyon:
A train is generally $64 (€57) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $67 (€60) from Porto to Lyon.
Taking a train is usually $253 (€225) less than taking a flight to Lyon, which costs on average $256 (€228) for the same trip.
The fastest way from Porto to Lyon is by flight with an average journey time of 10 h 30 min.
There are alternative travel options to Lyon that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 24 h 20 min on average.
In comparison, going by train can take 30 h 54 min on average.
The distance is approximately 743 miles (1198 km) from Porto to Lyon.
The average frequency per day from Porto to Lyon is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Lyon from Porto 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 Porto to Lyon:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Porto to Lyon, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Porto to Lyon with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Lyon 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 trip.
When planning your trip from Porto to Lyon, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Porto to Lyon online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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