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from Rome to Lyon

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

Our recommendation

To get from Rome to Lyon on 23 May we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:15Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h35 10:50Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
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£1091One-way
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09:15Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h35 10:50Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
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£1091One-way
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16:35Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h35 18:10Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
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£1151One-way
18:20Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport4h40 23:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
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£1641One-way
17:05Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport5h55 23:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
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£1641One-way

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Tue
24 May
£47Flixbus
£86easyJet
Wed
25 May
£42Flixbus
£86easyJet
Thu
26 May
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£129easyJet
Fri
27 May
£47Flixbus
£189Lufthansa
Sat
28 May
£70Flixbus
£189Lufthansa
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29 May
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£290Vueling
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30 May
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£114easyJet
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31 May
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£150easyJet
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1 Jun
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£140Lufthansa
Thu
2 Jun
£75Union Ivkoni International
£139easyJet
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3 Jun
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£101Vueling
Sat
4 Jun
£42Flixbus
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£139Brussels Airlines
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6 Jun
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£110easyJet
Tue
7 Jun
£36Flixbus
£86Air France
Wed
8 Jun
£36Flixbus
£60Vueling
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9 Jun
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£118Lufthansa
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10 Jun
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£72Vueling
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Travel Information from Rome to Lyon

distanceDistance463 miles (747 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£36 - £116
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £36 • 14 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £116 • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Take a coach or flight to travel 463 miles (747 km) from Rome to Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £36. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Rome to Lyon.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Rome, Italy and Lyon, France allowed?

Travel from Rome, Italy to Lyon, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Lyon from Rome restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lyon, France?

The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 21/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Lyon from Rome closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Italy from Lyon, France due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Rome, Italy from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Italy from France?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Italy from France?

Requirements for reentering Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Italy?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Italy to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Rome, Italy was last verified on 19/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Rome from Lyon.

How do I go from Rome to Lyon?

There are 2 travel options from Rome to Lyon: coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rome to Lyon?

The cheapest way from Rome to Lyon is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £36 compared to other travel options to Lyon:

A coach is about £80 less than a flight, which costs on average £116 for this route.

What is the quickest way from Rome to Lyon?

The fastest way from Rome to Lyon is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 35 min.

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

In comparison, going by coach can take 14 h 25 min   on average.

How many miles from Rome to Lyon would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 463 miles (747 km) from Rome to Lyon.

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

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Rome, Termini and tend to arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Flights from Rome to Lyon most often leave from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport and arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.

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

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

  • You can go to Lyon from Rome by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £36 with Flixbus from Rome to Lyon on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Rome to Lyon with Vueling. Cheap tickets can be found for £116 with Vueling from Rome to Lyon.

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

Your journey from Rome to Lyon doesn't have to end in Lyon. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Geneva or Barcelona. If you’d like to add Paris, Geneva or Barcelona to your Rome to Lyon trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Lyon today!

How early should I book tickets to Lyon from Rome online for the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost £36 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £116 one way.

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