How to get to Dortmund from Lyon

Thu, 11 Apr
+ Add return
Scan to get our free app
Use our app to get live travel updates and book mobile tickets for trains, buses, flights, and ferries.
App Store
42K ratings
Google Play
136K reviews

Travel options
from Lyon to Dortmund

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

Our recommendation

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

0 changes
0 changes
0 changes
Other options
0 changes
0 changes
0 changes

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, flight, and ferry .

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, coaches, flights and ferries

14 Apr
15 Apr
16 Apr
17 Apr
18 Apr
19 Apr
20 Apr
21 Apr
22 Apr
23 Apr
24 Apr
25 Apr
26 Apr
27 Apr

Travel Information from Lyon to Dortmund

distanceDistance415 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£34 - £72
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £34 • 13 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £54 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or TGV

Take a train or coach to travel 415 miles to Dortmund from Lyon. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are FlixBus, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or TGV among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Lyon to Dortmund.

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn

All travel companies: Train and Coach Companies from Lyon to Dortmund

Find the best journey between Lyon and Dortmund with Omio's travel partners TGV, Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

TGV is a high-speed train company based in France with trains between Lyon and Dortmund. It operates a fleet of modern, high-speed trains that can reach speeds of up to 320 km/h. The TGV offers a variety of train types, including the TGV Duplex, TGV Lyria, TGV InOui, and TGV OuiGo. Each train type offers different amenities, such as Wi-Fi, power outlets, and comfortable seating. The TGV also offers a variety of ticket types, including Standard, Flexi, and Prem's. Onboard facilities include a bar, restaurant, and luggage storage. The most popular routes for TGV are Paris to Lyon, Paris to Marseille, and Paris to Lille.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      FAQs: Lyon to Dortmund

      FAQs: Travel to Dortmund 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 Dortmund.

      There are 2 travel options to Dortmund from Lyon. You can take a train or coach.

      The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Dortmund is by taking a coach with average ticket prices of £34 compared to other travel options to Dortmund:

      A coach is £20 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Lyon to Dortmund costing on average £54.

      Taking a coach costs £38 less than taking a train, which costs on average £72 for the same trip.

      The quickest way to travel to Dortmund from Lyon is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Getting to Dortmund by coach takes 13 h 40 min on average.

      Taking a train requires on average 8 h 17 min of travel time.

      Dortmund is approximately 415 miles away from Lyon.

      The average frequency per day from Lyon to Dortmund is:

      • 1 coach a day.
      • Around 1 train per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Lyon and Dortmund as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

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

      • Most travellers take a coach from Lyon, Perrache Bus Station to Dortmund.
      • Most travellers catch their flight from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Dortmund Airport.
      • Most travellers board their train from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

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

      • You can take a coach from Lyon to Dortmund with FlixBus or BlaBlaCar. Cheap tickets can be found for £40 with FlixBus from Lyon to Dortmund.
      • You can travel by train from Lyon to Dortmund with TGV, Deutsche Bahn, TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV, and you can find TGV INOUI Lyon to Dortmund tickets for £248 on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Lyon to Dortmund with the following travel companies:

      • You can book a direct coach with.
      • You can travel directly by plane with.
      • You can take a direct train with.

      Direct services to Dortmund tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

      Many of our customers travelling from Lyon to Dortmund don't make Dortmund their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Düsseldorf or Cologne, either of which you could add to your Lyon and Dortmund trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Dortmund to any of these top destinations today!

      Travelling from Lyon to Dortmund: related information

      Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

      HomeTravelTravel to GermanyTravel to DortmundHow to get to Dortmund from Lyon

      The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

      We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

      Hand With Phone
      More routes, destinations and providers