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from Lyon to Málaga

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lyon to Málaga on 28 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:35Lyon Saint Exupery Airport4h20 16:55Malaga Airport
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£3051One-way
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12:35Lyon Saint Exupery Airport4h20 16:55Malaga Airport
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£3051One-way
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12:35Lyon Saint Exupery Airport9h50 22:25Malaga Airport
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£3051One-way
12:35Lyon Saint Exupery Airport11h00 23:35Malaga Airport
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£3051One-way
06:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport5h55 11:55Malaga Airport
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£4001One-way

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Wed
27 Oct
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£294Vueling
Thu
28 Oct
£101Flixbus
£305Vueling
Fri
29 Oct
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£243Volotea
Sat
30 Oct
£79Flixbus
£101Vueling
Sun
31 Oct
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£211Air France
Mon
1 Nov
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£221PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Tue
2 Nov
£66Flixbus
£114Eurowings
Wed
3 Nov
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£94Vueling
Thu
4 Nov
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£63PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Fri
5 Nov
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£8Volotea
Sat
6 Nov
£57Flixbus
£58Vueling
Mon
8 Nov
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£90Vueling
Tue
9 Nov
£62Flixbus
£132Eurowings
Wed
10 Nov
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£145Vueling
Thu
11 Nov
£62Flixbus
£150Eurowings
Fri
12 Nov
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£92Air France
Sat
13 Nov
£62Flixbus
£38Vueling
Mon
15 Nov
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£64Vueling

Travel Information from Lyon to Málaga

distanceDistance785 miles (1266 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£58 - £60
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £58 • 25 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £60 • 2 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesWhite Airways or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 785 miles (1266 km) from Lyon to Málaga. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £58. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are White Airways or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Lyon to Málaga.

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FAQs
Does Spain have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling to Málaga from Lyon?

International travel from Lyon, France to Málaga, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What measures do I need to follow in Málaga, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Spain 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 26/10/2021; 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 Málaga.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Lyon, France from Málaga, Spain?

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

Is my journey back to Lyon from Málaga restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 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 26/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lyon from Málaga closer to your date of departure here.

How do you get from Lyon to Málaga?

There are 2 ways to travel to Málaga from Lyon including taking a flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way from Lyon to Málaga?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Málaga. Tickets for a coach cost on average £58.

This is compared to other travel options to Málaga:

A coach is generally £2 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £60 from Lyon to Málaga.

What is the quickest way from Lyon to Málaga?

The fastest way from Lyon to Málaga is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 25 h 40 min.

How many miles from Lyon to Málaga would I travel?

The Lyon to Málaga distance is approximately 785 miles (1266 km).

Where do I depart from Lyon? Where do I arrive in Málaga?

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

  • Most travellers who book a plane ticket from Lyon to Málaga depart from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport to Malaga Airport.
  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Lyon to Málaga depart from Lyon, Gare Perrache to Málaga, Puerto Málaga.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Lyon to Málaga?

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

  • You can travel by plane to Málaga from Lyon with White Airways, and you can find White Airways Lyon to Málaga tickets for £60 on Omio.
  • You can travel from Lyon to Málaga by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £58 with Flixbus from Lyon to Málaga.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Lyon to Málaga?
Looking to extend your trip from Lyon to Málaga? Many Omio customers who go from Lyon to Málaga usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Sevilla or Barcelona. If you're looking to explore Madrid, Sevilla or Barcelona from Málaga, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy tickets between Lyon and Málaga online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Lyon to Málaga, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average £60 one way.
  • Coach tickets cost £58 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Lyon and Málaga online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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