How to get from Lyon to Rome

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from Lyon to Rome

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

Our recommendation
flight

To get from Lyon to Rome on 09 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport8h05 23:05Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£1851One-way
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15:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport8h05 23:05Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£1851One-way
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19:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport4h25 23:25Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£2291One-way
12:35Lyon Saint Exupery Airport5h50 18:25Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£2231One-way
12:55Lyon Saint Exupery Airport7h50 20:45Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£2241One-way

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Travel Information from Lyon to Rome

distanceDistance463 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£2 - £101
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £2 • 12 h 23 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £101 • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Eurowings

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 463 miles between Lyon and Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £2. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Eurowings among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Lyon to Rome.

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FAQs

International travel from Lyon, France to Rome, Italy is: Fully open.

Can I enter Italy if coming from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Rome, Italy due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Italy 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 28/07/2022; 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 Rome.

The restriction level for your return to Lyon, France from Italy is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Lyon from Rome restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 07/08/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lyon from Rome closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to get from Lyon to Rome: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Lyon to Rome is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £2 compared to other travel options to Rome:

A train is about £58 less than a coach, which costs on average £60 for this journey.

A train is generally £100 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £101 from Lyon to Rome.

The fastest way from Lyon to Rome is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 14 h 15 min.

In comparison, getting to Rome by train can take on average 12 h 23 min.

Rome is approximately 463 miles away from Lyon.

The average frequency per day from Lyon to Rome is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Rome from Lyon 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 Rome:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Lyon, Gare Perrache to Rome, Termini.
  • Most travellers who buy a plane ticket from Lyon to Rome depart from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport to Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Most travellers who book a train ticket from Lyon to Rome depart from Lyon Part Dieu to Roma Termini.

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

  • You can travel by coach between Lyon and Rome with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Lyon to Rome tickets for £60 on Omio.
  • You can go to Rome from Lyon by plane with Eurowings. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £101 with Eurowings from Lyon to Rome on Omio.

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

  • You can check for a direct coach to Rome with Flixbus with 1 direct coach per day.
  • You can find direct flights per day to Rome with.
  • You'll find direct train services to Rome with with around direct trains every day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Rome tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

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

Before travelling from Lyon to Rome, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £60 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £101 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £2 one way.

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

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