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from Lyon to Brussels

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lyon to Brussels on 22 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:50Lyon Part Dieu3h53 09:43Brussels-Midi
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04:00Lyon, Gare Perrache11h45 15:45BRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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08:30Lyon Part Dieu3h47 12:17Brussels-Midi
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10:50Lyon, Gare Perrache11h00 21:50BRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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00:25Lyon, Gare Perrache10h50 11:15BRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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21 Oct
£100SNCF | TGV
£160Brussels Airlines
22 Oct
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£160Brussels Airlines
23 Oct
24 Oct
£142SNCF | TGV
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25 Oct
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£234Brussels Airlines
26 Oct
27 Oct
£24BlaBlaCar Bus
£234Brussels Airlines
28 Oct
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£160Brussels Airlines
29 Oct
£160Brussels Airlines
30 Oct
£129SNCF | TGV
£104Brussels Airlines
31 Oct
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£197Brussels Airlines
2 Nov
£160Brussels Airlines
3 Nov
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£20BlaBlaCar Bus
£80Brussels Airlines
4 Nov
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
£104Brussels Airlines
5 Nov
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£80Brussels Airlines
6 Nov
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
£80Brussels Airlines
7 Nov
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£104Brussels Airlines
8 Nov
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
9 Nov
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
10 Nov
£104Brussels Airlines

Travel Information from Lyon to Brussels

distanceDistance352 miles (568 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£19 - £139
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £19 • 10 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £139 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBrussels Airlines, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV

Travel 352 miles (568 km) by flight, coach or train to Brussels from Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £19. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Brussels Airlines, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Lyon to Brussels.

Travel Tips

Travel from Lyon to Brussels
Travel to Brussels 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 Brussels.
Am I allowed to travel from Lyon, France to Brussels, Belgium?

International travel from Lyon, France to Brussels, Belgium is: Fully open.

Can I enter Belgium if coming from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What measures do I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 20/10/2021; 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 between Lyon and Brussels.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Lyon, France from Brussels, Belgium?

The restriction level for your return to Lyon, France from Belgium is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Lyon from Brussels restricted?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Lyon from Brussels?

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Lyon, France?

You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 20/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lyon from Brussels closer to your date of departure here.

What are my Lyon to Brussels travel options?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Lyon and Brussels. You can take a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Lyon to Brussels?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Brussels. Tickets for a coach cost on average £19.

This is compared to other travel options to Brussels:

A coach is £120 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Lyon to Brussels costing on average £139.

A coach is generally £66 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £85 from Lyon to Brussels.

What is the fastest way from Lyon to Brussels?

The fastest way to get to Brussels from Lyon is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

There are alternative travel options to Brussels that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 10 h 15 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 45 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Lyon and Brussels

You should expect to travel around 352 miles (568 km) from Lyon to Brussels.

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

The average frequency per day from Lyon to Brussels is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Lyon to Brussels 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 Lyon to Brussels?

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

  • Flights from Lyon to Brussels most often leave from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Brussels Airport.
  • Coaches mostly depart from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Trains mostly leave from Lyon Part Dieu and tend to arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel companies can get me from Lyon to Brussels?

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

  • You can take a flight from Lyon to Brussels with Brussels Airlines. Cheap tickets can be found for £139 with Brussels Airlines from Lyon to Brussels.
  • You can travel by coach from Lyon to Brussels with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Lyon to Brussels tickets for £19 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Lyon and Brussels by train with SNCF | TGV. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £85 with SNCF | TGV from Lyon to Brussels.
Is it possible to travel directly to Brussels from Lyon?

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

  • You'll find direct flights per day with Brussels Airlines.
  • You'll find direct coaches per day with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar.
  • You can take a direct train with SNCF | TGV with 5 direct trains per day.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Brussels from Lyon?
Looking to extend your trip from Lyon to Brussels? Many Omio customers who go from Lyon to Brussels usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or London. If you're looking to explore Paris, Amsterdam or London from Brussels, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I buy my Lyon to Brussels ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Lyon to Brussels, 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 is on average £139 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £19 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is £85 one way on average for this trip.

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