How to get to Lyon from Glasgow

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Travel Information to Lyon from Glasgow

distanceDistance800 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, flight or coach
priceTicket price range£51 - £768
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £51 • 27 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £99 • 3 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways or Virgin Trains

Travel 800 miles by train, flight or coach from Glasgow to Lyon. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are British Airways or Virgin Trains among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Glasgow to Lyon.

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from Glasgow to Lyon

How to get to Lyon from Glasgow by train, bus, flight or ferry.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from Glasgow to Lyon is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
10:3033h15
Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
20:45Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£2081One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
FlixBus
21:1529h05
Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
03:20Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£2021One-way
2 changes
Fastest
KLM
06:104h10
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
11:20Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£7171One-way
1 change
Other options
FlixBus
23:5529h05
Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
06:00Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£2161One-way
2 changes
FlixBus
07:4529h45
Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station
14:30Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£2371One-way
2 changes
KLM
06:1010h55
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
18:05Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£5301One-way
1 change
KLM
10:456h20
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
18:05Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£6031One-way
1 change
KLM
06:1010h55
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
18:05Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£6031One-way
1 change

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Travel to Lyon from Glasgow on KLM and British Airways travel with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

KLM is the Netherlands' national carrier and offers two types of ticket for your travel to Lyon from Glasgow: Economy and Business.

    FAQs: Glasgow to Lyon

    FAQs: 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 Glasgow to Lyon.
    FAQs

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

    The cheapest way to travel from Glasgow to Lyon is a coach with an average price of £51.

    This is compared to other travel options from Glasgow to Lyon:

    Taking a coach costs £48 less than taking a flight, which costs on average £99 for the same trip.

    A coach is £717 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Glasgow to Lyon costing on average £768.

    The fastest way from Glasgow to Lyon is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 55 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Lyon that take longer:

    Taking a coach requires on average 27 h 50 min of travel time.

    Getting to Lyon by train takes 10 h 44 min on average.

    The distance from Glasgow to Lyon is approximately 800 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Lyon is:

    • Around 6 trains per day.

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

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

    • Coaches most often depart from Glasgow at Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Lyon at Lyon, Perrache Bus Station.
    • Flights mostly leave from Glasgow International Airport and tend to arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.
    • Trains from Glasgow to Lyon most often leave from Glasgow Central and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

    The following travel companies offer services from Glasgow to Lyon:

    • Travel with British Airways or KLM to go to Lyon by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find British Airways Glasgow to Lyon tickets on Omio for £112.
    • Virgin Trains can get you to Lyon by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Virgin Trains from Glasgow to Lyon for £768 on Omio.

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

    • Direct services by plane with.
    • 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 transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Glasgow and Lyon.

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

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