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Coach Information from Lyon to Dortmund

distanceDistance415 miles (669 km)
durationAverage coach duration15 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£69 (€78)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus

Coaches from Lyon to Dortmund cover the 415 miles (669 km) long journey taking on average 15 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £42, but the average price of coach tickets is £69. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.

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FlixBus Lyon – Dortmund

Buy your official FlixBus coach tickets from Lyon to Dortmund from £42 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.


Omio helps you find the perfect Lyon - Dortmund coach with FlixBus. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest coach from Lyon to Dortmund, Omio shows you FlixBus’s current coach timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best coach ticket for your upcoming Lyon to Dortmund trip. You can expect to travel around 415 miles (669 km) from Lyon to Dortmund on a coach with FlixBus. Once you are ready, buy your one-way FlixBus tickets between Lyon and Dortmund starting as low as £42 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by coach instead of purchasing tickets at the coach station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with FlixBus!

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Buses from Lyon to Dortmund
Take the bus to Dortmund 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 Lyon to Dortmund.
Is travel by coach currently allowed from Lyon, France to Dortmund, Germany?

Travel between Lyon, France and Dortmund, Germany by coach is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 28/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach between Lyon and Dortmund as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering France from Dortmund, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Dortmund to Lyon is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Germany?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Dortmund?

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last verified on 28/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Dortmund to Lyon coach here.

What is the price of the cheapest coach from Lyon to Dortmund?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach from Lyon to Dortmund for the next 7 days starting from £42  one way.
What is the cost of a coach ticket from Lyon to Dortmund on average?
If you are looking to buy your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Lyon to Dortmund coach to cost on average £69  one way.
How far is it from Lyon to Dortmund by coach?
The distance from Lyon to Dortmund by coach is approximately 415 miles (669 km).
How long is the coach journey to Dortmund from Lyon?
The coach time between Lyon and Dortmund is on average 15 h 40 min  for the 415 miles (669 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Lyon and Dortmund by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which coach station in Lyon goes to Dortmund? Which coach station do I come into Dortmund from Lyon?

When taking a coach from Lyon, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. When you arrive in Dortmund, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof, Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof and Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf.

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Lyon Part Dieu   to Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.

Where is the coach station in Lyon to go to Dortmund? Where is the coach station in Dortmund located?

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Lyon Part Dieu, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Lyon. The most popular arrival coach station in Dortmund, called Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

Which coach companies can take me between Lyon and Dortmund?
If you're looking for coaches from Lyon to Dortmund, you can rely on Flixbus to get you to Dortmund. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Lyon to Dortmund journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When is the earliest coach from Lyon to Dortmund? When is the last coach from Lyon to Dortmund?
The earliest coach for this journey departs from Lyon at 09: 45. The last coach leaves from Lyon at 21: 55. Check Omio for the latest coach timetable from Lyon to Dortmund and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy coach tickets to Dortmund from Lyon to score the best deals?
If you book Lyon to Dortmund coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £69. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches to Dortmund from Lyon. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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