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Travel Information to Lyon from Rome

distanceDistance463 miles (747 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$42 - $182
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $42 (€35) • 14 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $182 (€152) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling or Flixbus

Travel 463 miles (747 km) by flight or bus from Rome to Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $42 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Vueling or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Rome to Lyon.

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Travel from Rome to Lyon
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 Rome to Lyon.
FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Lyon, France if I’m coming from Rome, Italy?

Travel between Rome, Italy and Lyon, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Italy enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Lyon from Rome?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Lyon, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 12/3/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Lyon from Rome.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Rome, Italy from Lyon, France?

The restriction level for your return to Rome, Italy from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Rome from Lyon restricted?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Rome from Lyon?

Conditions of reentry into Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Rome, Italy?

You should observe these safety measures in Italy as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Italy was last checked on 12/4/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Rome from Lyon closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Rome to Lyon?

There are 2 ways to get from Rome to Lyon: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Rome and Lyon?

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Lyon is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $42 (€35) compared to other travel options to Lyon:

A bus is generally $140 (€117) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $182 (€152) from Rome to Lyon.

What is the quickest way from Rome to Lyon?

The fastest way from Rome to Lyon is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 35 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 14 h 25 min   on average.

How far is it from Rome to Lyon?

You should expect to travel around 463 miles (747 km) between Rome and Lyon.

When traveling between Rome and Lyon, what are the departure and arrival points in Rome and Lyon?

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

  • Most travelers take a flight from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport to Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.
  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Rome to Lyon depart from Rome, Termini (G) to Lyon, Gare Perrache.
Which travel companies can take me from Rome to Lyon?

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

  • Travel with Vueling to go to Lyon by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Vueling Rome to Lyon tickets on Omio for $182 (€152).
  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Lyon. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Rome to Lyon tickets on Omio for $42 (€35).
Is there a way to travel directly from Rome to Lyon?

Yes, there are direct routes from Rome to Lyon with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct flight with.
  • You can take a direct bus with.

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.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Rome to Lyon?
Omio customers who travel from Rome to Lyon often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Geneva or Barcelona. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Lyon and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I book tickets between Rome and Lyon online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $182 (€152) one way.
  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $42 (€35) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Rome 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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