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from Lyon to Milan

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lyon to Milan on 21 Jan we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:40Lyon, Gare Perrache6h20 08:00Milan
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£161One-way
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01:40Lyon, Gare Perrache6h20 08:00Milan
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£161One-way
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14:55Lyon, Gare Perrache6h45 21:40Milan
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£161One-way
08:35Lyon Part Dieu5h15 13:50Milan Centrale
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£411One-way
08:30Lyon, Gare Lyon-Perrache6h00 14:30Milan
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£381One-way

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Fri
21 Jan
£41Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£141Air France
Sat
22 Jan
£41Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
23 Jan
£30Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£140Air France
Mon
24 Jan
£30Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£140Air France
Tue
25 Jan
£30Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£140Air France
Wed
26 Jan
£22Trenitalia
£31Union Ivkoni International
£140Air France
Thu
27 Jan
£25Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£148Air France
Fri
28 Jan
£22Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£141Air France
Sat
29 Jan
£22Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
30 Jan
£25Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£140Air France
Mon
31 Jan
£30Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£140Air France
Tue
1 Feb
£22Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
2 Feb
£25Trenitalia
£31Union Ivkoni International
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Thu
3 Feb
£22Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£141Air France
Fri
4 Feb
£30Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£92Air France
Sat
5 Feb
£25Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
6 Feb
£30Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£92Air France
Mon
7 Feb
£30Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£92Air France
Tue
8 Feb
£25Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£92Air France
Wed
9 Feb
£22Trenitalia
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£92Air France

Travel Information from Lyon to Milan

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£17 - £113
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £17 • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £113 • 4 h
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France or BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel 210 miles (339 km) by flight or coach from Lyon to Milan. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Air France or BlaBlaCar Bus among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Lyon to Milan.

Travel Tips: Travel from Lyon to Milan

Travel to Milan 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 Milan.
FAQs

Does Italy have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling from Lyon to Milan?

Travel between Lyon, France and Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travellers from France enter Italy?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Milan from Lyon?

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Milan, Italy?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 20/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Lyon to Milan.

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

The current restriction level for returning to Lyon, France from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Lyon, France from Milan, Italy?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Lyon from Milan?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

Which rules do I need to follow in Lyon, France regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 19/01/2022. 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 Milan here.

What are my travel options from Lyon to Milan?

There are 2 ways to get from Lyon to Milan: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to go to Milan from Lyon?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Lyon to Milan, which costs on average £17.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Milan:

A coach journey is usually £96 less than a journey to Milan by plane, which costs on average £113 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Lyon to Milan?

The quickest way to travel from Lyon to Milan is by flight, which takes on average 4 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h 5 min   on average.

How many miles are between Lyon and Milan

The Lyon to Milan distance is approximately 210 miles (339 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Lyon to Milan?

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and tend to arrive in Milan Malpensa Airport.
  • Coaches from Lyon to Milan most often leave from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Lyon to Milan?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Lyon to Milan, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Air France to go to Milan by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Air France Lyon to Milan tickets on Omio for £113.
  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus for coaches to Milan. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for BlaBlaCar Bus Lyon to Milan tickets on Omio for £17.

Is there a direct service between Lyon and Milan?

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

  • You can travel directly by coach with Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Lyon to Milan?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Lyon to Milan often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Paris or Naples. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Lyon and Milan itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Milan and any of these top destinations today!

When should I buy a ticket between Lyon and Milan online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing £113 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £17 one way.

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