Travel options
from Lyon to Tarragona

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lyon to Tarragona on 17 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:05Lyon Saint Exupery Airport4h45 15:50Barcelona El Prat Airport
1 changes
£2301One-way
Cheapest
11:05Lyon Saint Exupery Airport4h45 15:50Barcelona El Prat Airport
1 changes
£2301One-way

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Sat
16 Oct
£71Flixbus
£119Vueling
Sun
17 Oct
£79Flixbus
£230Iberia Express
Mon
18 Oct
£26Flixbus
£66easyJet
Fri
22 Oct
£79Flixbus
£152easyJet

Travel Information to Tarragona from Lyon

distanceDistance366 miles (591 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£20 - £71
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £20 • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £20 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Take a coach or flight to travel 366 miles (591 km) to Tarragona from Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £20. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Lyon to Tarragona.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Tarragona, Spain from Lyon, France currently allowed?

Travel between Lyon, France and Tarragona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travellers from France enter Spain?

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 Tarragona from Lyon?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 15/10/2021. 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 Tarragona from Lyon.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to France from Tarragona, Spain?

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

Is my journey back to Lyon from Tarragona 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 Tarragona?

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 15/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lyon from Tarragona closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel from Lyon to Tarragona?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Lyon to Tarragona. You can take a coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Lyon and Tarragona?

The cheapest way from Lyon to Tarragona is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £20 compared to other travel options to Tarragona:

A flight journey is usually £51 less than a journey to Tarragona by coach, which costs on average £71 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Lyon to Tarragona?

The quickest way to travel from Lyon to Tarragona is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 10 h 45 min   on average.

How many miles from Lyon to Tarragona would I travel?

Tarragona is approximately 366 miles (591 km) away from Lyon.

When going from Lyon to Tarragona, where do I depart from Lyon and where do I arrive in Tarragona?

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Tarragona, Placa de la Pedrera.
Which travel companies can get me from Lyon to Tarragona?

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

  • You can travel between Lyon and Tarragona by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £71 with Flixbus from Lyon to Tarragona.
  • You can travel by plane from Lyon to Tarragona with Vueling, and you can find Vueling Lyon to Tarragona tickets for £20 on Omio.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Lyon to Tarragona?
Your journey from Lyon to Tarragona doesn't have to end in Tarragona. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Barcelona, Madrid or Valencia. If you’d like to add Barcelona, Madrid or Valencia to your Lyon to Tarragona trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Tarragona today!
How far in advance should I book tickets between Lyon and Tarragona online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £71 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing £20 one way on average.

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

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