How to travel from Roanne to Lyon

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Travel Information from Roanne to Lyon

distanceDistance42 miles (68 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • $16 (€14) • 1 h 2 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSNCF | Autocar or SNCF | Intercités

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 42 miles (68 km) to Lyon from Roanne. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are SNCF | Autocar or SNCF | Intercités among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Roanne to Lyon.

Travel Tips: Travel from Roanne to Lyon

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There are 4 ways to travel between Roanne and Lyon including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Lyon from Roanne is by taking a flight, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Lyon:

A flight is generally $14 (€13) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $14 (€13) from Roanne to Lyon.

A flight is $1 (€1) less than a ferry for this route with tickets for a ferry from Roanne to Lyon costing on average $1 (€1).

A flight is $16 (€14) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Roanne to Lyon costing on average $16 (€14).

The fastest way to get to Lyon from Roanne is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 2 min.

Other travel options to Lyon can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 15 min   of travel time.

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

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

The Roanne to Lyon distance is around 42 miles (68 km).

The average frequency per day from Roanne to Lyon is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Roanne to Lyon as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Roanne, Rue Pierre Semard (Gare) and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Roanne and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Roanne to Lyon:

  • You can travel from Roanne to Lyon by bus with SNCF | Autocar. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $14 (€13) with SNCF | Autocar from Roanne to Lyon.
  • You can travel by train between Roanne and Lyon with SNCF | Intercités, and you can find SNCF | Intercités Roanne to Lyon tickets for $16 (€14) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Roanne to Lyon with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 2 direct buses per day with BlaBlaCar or SNCF | Autocar.
  • You can find around 13 direct trains per day and travel with SNCF | TER or SNCF | Intercités.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lyon as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Lyon from Roanne.

Looking to extend your trip from Roanne to Lyon? Many Omio customers who go from Roanne to Lyon usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Geneva or Barcelona. If you're looking to explore Paris, Geneva or Barcelona from Lyon, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $14 (€13) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets cost $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $16 (€14) one way on average.

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

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