How to get to Lyon from Salzburg

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from Salzburg to Lyon

How to get to Lyon from Salzburg by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Salzburg to Lyon is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information to Lyon from Salzburg

distanceDistance412 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, coach or flight
priceTicket price range£33 - £108
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £33 • 15 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £108 • 3 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Lufthansa or TGV

Travel 412 miles by train, coach or flight from Salzburg to Lyon. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are FlixBus, Lufthansa or TGV among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Salzburg to Lyon.

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All travel companies: All Airlines, Train and Coach Companies from Salzburg to Lyon

You can travel by travel between Salzburg and Lyon with TGV, FlixBus and Lufthansa. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

TGV is a high-speed train company based in France with trains from Salzburg to Lyon. It operates a fleet of modern, high-speed trains that can reach speeds of up to 320 km/h. The TGV offers a variety of train types, including the TGV Duplex, TGV Lyria, TGV InOui, and TGV OuiGo. Each train type offers different amenities, such as Wi-Fi, power outlets, and comfortable seating. The TGV also offers a variety of ticket types, including Standard, Flexi, and Prem's. Onboard facilities include a bar, restaurant, and luggage storage. The most popular routes for TGV are Paris to Lyon, Paris to Marseille, and Paris to Lille.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      Eurowings is Germany's leading low-cost airline and offers a choice of Smart, Best and BIZclass fares for your next travel between Salzburg and Lyon.

        FAQs: Salzburg to Lyon

        FAQs: 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 Salzburg to Lyon.

        There are 3 ways to get from Salzburg to Lyon: train, coach or flight.

        The cheapest way to travel from Salzburg to Lyon is a coach with an average price of £33.

        This is compared to other travel options from Salzburg to Lyon:

        A coach is £74 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Salzburg to Lyon costing on average £108.

        Taking a coach costs £16 less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of £49.

        The quickest way to travel from Salzburg to Lyon is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

        Coach takes 15 h 40 min on average.

        Train takes on average 10 h 41 min.

        The Salzburg to Lyon distance is approximately 412 miles.

        The average frequency per day from Salzburg to Lyon is:

        • Around 9 trains per day.

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

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

        • Coaches from Salzburg to Lyon most often leave from Salzburg, Rainerstraße (Austria Trend Hotel Europa) and arrive in Lyon, Perrache Bus Station.
        • Flights from Salzburg to Lyon most often leave from Salzburg Airport and arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.
        • Trains mostly leave from Salzburg Hbf and tend to arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

        The following travel companies offer services from Salzburg to Lyon:

        • FlixBus or Ourbus can take you to Lyon by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Salzburg to Lyon for £33.
        • Travel with Lufthansa or Eurowings to go to Lyon by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Salzburg to Lyon tickets on Omio for £112.
        • TGV, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Railjet can take you to Lyon by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for ÖBB | Railjet from Salzburg to Lyon for £329.

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

        • You can travel directly by coach with.
        • You'll find direct flights with.
        • You can take a direct train with.

        Direct services to Lyon tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

        Your journey from Salzburg 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, Barcelona, Milan, Geneva or London. If you’d like to add Paris, Barcelona, Milan, Geneva or London to your Salzburg to Lyon trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Lyon today!

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