You can get from Lyon to Bern by train, bus or flight.
To get from Lyon to Bern on 19 Aug we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||£16 - £249|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £16 • 4 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £249 • 3 h 25 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Swiss|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 149 miles from Lyon to Bern. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Swiss among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Lyon to Bern.
Travel from Lyon, France to Bern, Switzerland is: Fully open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 03/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Lyon to Bern closer to your planned date of departure here.
The current restriction level for returning to Lyon, France from Switzerland is: Fully open.
Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 08/08/2022. 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 Lyon from Bern here.
There are 4 ways to get from Lyon to Bern: coach, flight, ferry or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Lyon to Bern, which costs on average £16.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Bern:
A coach is generally £233 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £249 from Lyon to Bern.
A coach is £6 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Lyon to Bern costing on average £22.
The fastest way to get to Bern from Lyon is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 25 min.
There are alternative travel options to Bern that can usually take longer:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 4 h 30 min.
In comparison, getting to Bern by train can take on average 5 h 13 min.
Bern is approximately 149 miles away from Lyon.
The average frequency per day from Lyon to Bern is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Lyon to Bern as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Lyon to Bern:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Lyon to Bern with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Bern tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.
Before travelling from Lyon to Bern, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Lyon to Bern tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.