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from Lyon to Rome

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

Our recommendation

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

10:35Lyon Saint Exupery Airport1h35 12:10Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£871One-way
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10:35Lyon Saint Exupery Airport1h35 12:10Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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12:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport4h00 16:45Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£1461One-way
07:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport4h35 11:35Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£1461One-way
18:50Lyon Saint Exupery Airport4h35 23:25Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£1461One-way

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Fri
28 Jan
£47Flixbus
£87easyJet
Sat
29 Jan
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£165Air France
Sun
30 Jan
£40Flixbus
£51easyJet
Mon
31 Jan
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£54easyJet
Tue
1 Feb
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£151Lufthansa
Wed
2 Feb
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£146Air France
Thu
3 Feb
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£93easyJet
Fri
4 Feb
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£61easyJet
Sat
5 Feb
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£146Air France
Sun
6 Feb
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£36easyJet
Mon
7 Feb
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£46easyJet
Tue
8 Feb
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£146Air France
Wed
9 Feb
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£130Lufthansa
Thu
10 Feb
£34Flixbus
£89easyJet
Fri
11 Feb
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£117Vueling
Sat
12 Feb
£33Flixbus
£88Vueling
Sun
13 Feb
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£93Vueling
Mon
14 Feb
£34Flixbus
£53easyJet
Tue
15 Feb
£28Flixbus
£103Air France
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16 Feb
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£58Vueling

Travel Information from Lyon to Rome

distanceDistance463 miles (747 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£44 - £96
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £44 • 14 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £96 • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 463 miles (747 km) from Lyon to 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 coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £44. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Air France or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Lyon to Rome.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Italy due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling to Rome from Lyon?

Travel between Lyon, France and Rome, 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 Rome 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 Rome, 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 26/01/2022. 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 to Rome from Lyon.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Lyon, France from Rome, Italy?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Lyon, France from Rome, 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 Rome?

  • 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 26/01/2022. 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 Rome here.

What are my travel options from Lyon to Rome?

You can travel between Lyon and Rome 2 different ways: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way from Lyon to Rome?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Rome. Tickets for a coach cost on average £44.

This is compared to other travel options to Rome:

A coach journey is usually £52 less than a journey to Rome by plane, which costs on average £96 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Lyon to Rome?

The quickest way to travel from Lyon to Rome is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Rome by coach can take on average 14 h 20 min.

How many miles from Lyon to Rome would I travel?

Rome is approximately 463 miles (747 km) away from Lyon.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Lyon to Rome?

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

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Most travellers take a coach from Lyon, Gare Perrache to Rome, Termini (G).

Who can get me from Lyon to Rome?

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

  • Air France can take you to Rome by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Air France from Lyon to Rome for £96.
  • Flixbus can get you to Rome by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Lyon to Rome for £44 on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from Lyon to Rome?

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

  • You can check for a direct flight to Rome with easyJet.
  • You can check for a direct coach to Rome with.

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 purchase tickets for this route.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Lyon to Rome?

Omio customers who travel from Lyon to Rome often also extend their holiday to go to Milan, Florence or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Rome and these popular destinations at a great price.

How early should I purchase Lyon to Rome tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Lyon to Rome, 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 for this trip is £96 one way on average.
  • The price of a coach ticket is £44 one way on average for this journey.

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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