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from Berlin to Lyon

You can get from Berlin to Lyon by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Berlin to Lyon on 26 Jul we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:39Berlin Hbf10h23 20:02Lyon-Perrache
2 changes
£1741One-way
Cheapest
09:39Berlin Hbf10h23 20:02Lyon-Perrache
2 changes
£1741One-way
Other options
09:28Berlin Hbf10h34 20:02Lyon-Perrache
1 changes
£1741One-way
17:45Berlin Brandenburg Airport5h00 22:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
1 changes
£2241One-way
11:45Berlin Brandenburg Airport6h25 18:10Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
1 changes
£2241One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
26 Jul
£174Deutsche Bahn with connection
£45Flixbus
£170Air France
Tue
27 Jul
£111Deutsche Bahn with connection
£46Flixbus
£150Air France
Wed
28 Jul
£102Deutsche Bahn with connection
£43Flixbus
£158Air France
Thu
29 Jul
£111Deutsche Bahn with connection
£45Flixbus
£151Air France
Fri
30 Jul
£92Deutsche Bahn with connection
£47Flixbus
£137Brussels Airlines
Sat
31 Jul
£114Deutsche Bahn with connection
£54Flixbus
£159Brussels Airlines
Sun
1 Aug
£93Deutsche Bahn with connection
£51Flixbus
£151Air France
Mon
2 Aug
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£45Flixbus
£150HOP!
Tue
3 Aug
£62Deutsche Bahn with connection
£45Flixbus
£99HOP!
Wed
4 Aug
£57Deutsche Bahn with connection
£43Flixbus
£105Air France
Thu
5 Aug
£93Deutsche Bahn with connection
£50Flixbus
£132Lufthansa
Fri
6 Aug
£111Deutsche Bahn with connection
£45Flixbus
£132Lufthansa
Sat
7 Aug
£75Deutsche Bahn with connection
£45Flixbus
£101Lufthansa
Sun
8 Aug
£93Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£106Air France
Mon
9 Aug
£66Deutsche Bahn with connection
£43Flixbus
£115Brussels Airlines
Tue
10 Aug
£57Deutsche Bahn with connection
£43Flixbus
£110Lufthansa
Wed
11 Aug
£57Deutsche Bahn with connection
£43Flixbus
£110Lufthansa
Thu
12 Aug
£66Deutsche Bahn with connection
£43Flixbus
£115Brussels Airlines
Fri
13 Aug
Find prices
£44Flixbus
£115Brussels Airlines
Sat
14 Aug
£102Deutsche Bahn with connection
£45Flixbus
£115Brussels Airlines

Travel Information between Berlin and Lyon

distanceDistance605 miles (976 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£36 - £211
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £36 • 17 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £211 • 3 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 605 miles (976 km) by flight, coach or train between Berlin and Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £36. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Air France, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Berlin to Lyon.

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FAQs
Does France have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling between Berlin and Lyon?

International travel from Berlin, Germany to Lyon, France is: Fully open.

Can I enter France if coming from Germany?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lyon if travelling from Berlin?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What measures do I need to follow in Lyon, France due to the pandemic?

All travellers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/07/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Lyon from Berlin.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Lyon, France due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Berlin, Germany from France is: Partially open.

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

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

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

The information above was last checked on 24/07/2021. 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 Berlin from Lyon here.

How do I travel between Berlin and Lyon?

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

How far is Lyon from Berlin?

The distance between Berlin and Lyon is around 605 miles (976 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Berlin and in Lyon?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Berlin to Lyon:

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Berlin Brandenburg Airport and arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.
  • Most travellers take a coach from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof to Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
Which travel companies can take me from Berlin to Lyon?

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

  • Air France can take you to Lyon by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Air France from Berlin to Lyon for £211.
  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Lyon. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Berlin to Lyon tickets on Omio for £36.
  • Deutsche Bahn with connection can take you to Lyon by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn with connection from Berlin to Lyon for £75.
Is there a way to travel directly from Berlin to Lyon?

Yes, there are direct services available to Lyon from Berlin with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by plane with.
  • You can travel directly by coach with Flixbus.
  • You can purchase a direct train with.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Berlin to Lyon ends?
Omio customers who travel from Berlin to Lyon often also extend their holiday 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 early should I purchase tickets between Berlin and Lyon online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £211 one way.
  • Coach tickets cost £36 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £75 one way on average.

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Berlin to Lyon?

The cheapest way from Berlin to Lyon is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £36 compared to other travel options to Lyon:

A coach is £175 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Berlin to Lyon costing on average £211.

A coach is generally £39 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £75 from Berlin to Lyon.

What is the quickest way from Berlin to Lyon?

The fastest way from Berlin to Lyon is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 10 min.

Other travel options between Berlin and Lyon can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 17 h 45 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Lyon by train can take on average 10 h 19 min.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Lyon
Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm
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Berlin Ostbahnhof
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