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from Orléans to Lyon

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

Our recommendation

To get from Orléans to Lyon on 29 Jan we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:40Orléans8h10 14:50Lyon, Gare Perrache
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06:40Orléans8h10 14:50Lyon, Gare Perrache
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10:00Orléans8h50 18:50Lyon, Gare Perrache
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11:50Orléans8h50 20:40Lyon, Gare Perrache
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19:15Orléans9h00 04:15Lyon, Gare Perrache
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Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

29 Jan
£87Air France
31 Jan
£10BlaBlaCar Bus
£55Air France
1 Feb
£10BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air France
2 Feb
£10BlaBlaCar Bus
£101Air France
4 Feb
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£104Air France
6 Feb
£48SNCF | Intercités
£104Air France
7 Feb
£10BlaBlaCar Bus
£71Air France
8 Feb
£10BlaBlaCar Bus
10 Feb
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£104Air France

Travel Information to Lyon from Orléans

distanceDistance203 miles (327 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £59
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £16 • 8 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £55 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Air France or SNCF | TER

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 203 miles (327 km) to Lyon from Orléans. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, Air France or SNCF | TER among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Orléans to Lyon.

Travel Tips: Travel from Orléans to Lyon

Travel to Lyon 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 Orléans to Lyon.

How do I travel to Lyon from Orléans?

There are 3 ways to travel to Lyon from Orléans including taking a coach, flight or train.

How do I get from Orléans to Lyon the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Orléans to Lyon is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £16 compared to other travel options to Lyon:

A coach is £39 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Orléans to Lyon costing on average £55.

A coach journey is usually £43 less than a journey to Lyon by train, which costs on average £59 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Orléans to Lyon?

The fastest way from Orléans to Lyon is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

Other travel options between Orléans and Lyon can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 8 h 10 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 28 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Orléans to Lyon?

You should expect to travel around 203 miles (327 km) from Orléans to Lyon.

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

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Orléans, Rue Emile Zola (Gares d'Orléans Quai) and tend to arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Trains most often depart from Orléans at Orléans Centre and arrive in Lyon at Lyon Part Dieu.

Who can get me from Orléans to Lyon?

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

  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus to go to Lyon by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Orléans to Lyon tickets on Omio for £16.
  • Travel with Air France to go to Lyon by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Air France Orléans to Lyon tickets on Omio for £55.
  • SNCF | TER can get you to Lyon by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SNCF | TER from Orléans to Lyon for £59 on Omio.

Can I find a direct route between Orléans and Lyon?

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

  • You can find direct coaches to take to Lyon with BlaBlaCar.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Orléans to Lyon ends?

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

When should I purchase a ticket between Orléans and Lyon online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £16 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £55 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £59 one way on average.

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

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