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from Rouen to Lyon

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

Our recommendation

To get from Rouen to Lyon on 20 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:42Rouen-Rive-Droite3h48 12:30Lyon Part Dieu
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£671One-way
Cheapest
12:50Rouen12h40 01:30Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£141One-way
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08:01Rouen-Rive-Droite3h55 11:56Lyon Part Dieu
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£681One-way
13:17Rouen-Rive-Droite4h46 18:03Lyon Part Dieu
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£681One-way
10:16Rouen-Rive-Droite4h40 14:56Lyon Part Dieu
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£711One-way

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Thu
20 Jan
£59SNCF | TGV INOUI
£12Flixbus
£155Air France
Fri
21 Jan
£54SNCF | TGV INOUI
£12Flixbus
£103Air France
Sat
22 Jan
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£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£71Air France
Sun
23 Jan
£56SNCF | TGV INOUI
£12Flixbus
£104Air France
Mon
24 Jan
£60SNCF | TGV INOUI
£12Flixbus
£104HOP!
Wed
26 Jan
£47SNCF | TGV INOUI
£12Flixbus
£103Air France
Thu
27 Jan
£47SNCF | TGV INOUI
£12Flixbus
£103Air France
Fri
28 Jan
£34SNCF | TGV INOUI
£12Flixbus
£104Air France
Sat
29 Jan
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£55Air France
Tue
1 Feb
£47SNCF | TGV INOUI
£12Flixbus
£103Air France

Travel Information between Rouen and Lyon

distanceDistance308 miles (497 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£12 - £98
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £12 • 8 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £98 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Travel 308 miles (497 km) by flight, coach or train to Lyon from Rouen. 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 £12. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Air France, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Rouen to Lyon.

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FAQs

What are my travel options from Rouen to Lyon?

There are 3 travel options from Rouen to Lyon: flight, coach or train.

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

The cheapest way from Rouen to Lyon is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £12 compared to other travel options to Lyon:

A coach journey is usually £85 less than a journey to Lyon by plane, which costs on average £98 for the same trip.

A coach is £30 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Rouen to Lyon costing on average £42.

What is the fastest way to get to Lyon from Rouen?

The quickest way to travel from Rouen to Lyon is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Lyon by coach can take on average 8 h 45 min.

In comparison, getting to Lyon by train can take on average 3 h 48 min.

How far is it from Rouen to Lyon?

The distance from Rouen to Lyon is approximately 308 miles (497 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Rouen to Lyon?

The average frequency per day from Rouen to Lyon is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Lyon from Rouen as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

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

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Rouen to Lyon depart from Rouen, Rouen Champlain to Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Most travellers who book a train ticket from Rouen to Lyon depart from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Lyon Part Dieu.

Which travel companies can take me from Rouen to Lyon?

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

  • You can travel by plane between Rouen and Lyon with Air France, and you can find Air France Rouen to Lyon tickets for £98 on Omio.
  • You can go to Lyon from Rouen by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £12 with Flixbus from Rouen to Lyon on Omio.
  • You can travel between Rouen and Lyon by train with SNCF | TGV INOUI. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £42 with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Rouen to Lyon.

Where should I go next after I travel to Lyon from Rouen?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Rouen to Lyon often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Geneva or Barcelona. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Rouen and Lyon itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Lyon and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I book my Rouen to Lyon ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Rouen to Lyon, 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 is on average £98 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £12 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £42 one way.

But we recommend booking Rouen to Lyon 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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