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from Bordeaux to Lyon

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

Our recommendation

To get from Bordeaux to Lyon on 27 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

19:05Bordeaux Mérignac Airport1h10 20:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
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£561One-way
Cheapest
12:30Bordeaux, Rue des Terres de Bordes8h10 20:40Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£221One-way
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20:55Bordeaux Mérignac Airport1h10 22:05Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
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£561One-way
23:30Bordeaux, Rue des Terres de Bordes6h45 06:15Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£221One-way
06:40Bordeaux, Rue des Terres de Bordes8h10 14:50Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£221One-way

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Tue
26 Oct
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£22Flixbus
£157HOP!
Wed
27 Oct
£142SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Flixbus
£56easyJet
Thu
28 Oct
£126SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26Flixbus
£59easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
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£35BlaBlaCar Bus
£75easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
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£31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
31 Oct
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£22BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
1 Nov
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£26BlaBlaCar Bus
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Travel Information from Bordeaux to Lyon

distanceDistance270 miles (436 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£18 - £68
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £18 • 7 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £34 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | Intercités

Travel 270 miles (436 km) by flight, coach or train to Lyon from Bordeaux. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £18. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are easyJet, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | Intercités among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Bordeaux to Lyon.

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Travel from Bordeaux 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 Bordeaux to Lyon.
FAQs
How do I travel between Bordeaux and Lyon?

There are 3 ways to travel from Bordeaux to Lyon including taking a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Lyon from Bordeaux?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Bordeaux to Lyon, which costs on average £18.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Lyon:

A coach is £16 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Bordeaux to Lyon costing on average £34.

A coach is about £51 less than a train, which costs on average £68 for this route.

What is the fastest way from Bordeaux to Lyon?

The fastest way from Bordeaux to Lyon is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options from Bordeaux to Lyon can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 7 h 5 min.

In comparison, getting to Lyon by train can take on average 5 h 33 min.

How far is Lyon from Bordeaux?

The Bordeaux to Lyon distance is approximately 270 miles (436 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Bordeaux to Lyon?

The average frequency per day from Bordeaux to Lyon is:

  • 3 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Bordeaux to Lyon?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bordeaux to Lyon:

  • Flights mostly leave from Bordeaux Mérignac Airport and tend to arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.
  • Coaches most often depart from Bordeaux at Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean and arrive in Lyon at Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Trains from Bordeaux to Lyon most often leave from Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
Who can get me from Bordeaux to Lyon?

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

  • You can travel by plane between Bordeaux and Lyon with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Bordeaux to Lyon tickets for £34 on Omio.
  • You can travel by coach to Lyon from Bordeaux with BlaBlaCar Bus, and you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Bordeaux to Lyon tickets for £18 on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Bordeaux and Lyon with SNCF | Intercités, and you can find SNCF | Intercités Bordeaux to Lyon tickets for £68 on Omio.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Bordeaux to Lyon?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Bordeaux to Lyon often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Geneva or Barcelona. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bordeaux and Lyon itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Lyon and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book Bordeaux to Lyon tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is on average £34 one way.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is £18 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £68 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Bordeaux to Lyon tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.