London to Lyon bus

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Cheap coach tickets from London to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from London to Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
FlixBus
23:5920h31
London, Victoria Coach Station
21:30Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£471One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
21:0017h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
15:20Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£511One-way
1 change
BlaBlaCar Bus
09:0015h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:40Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£521One-way
1 change
FlixBus
23:0017h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
17:40Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£581One-way
1 change
FlixBus
11:0016h45
London, Victoria Coach Station
04:45Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£581One-way
1 change

Bus timetableLondon to Lyon

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 April
BlaBlaCar Bus
09:0015h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:40Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
1 change
BlaBlaCar Bus
23:0018h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
18:50Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
1 change

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Bus times from London to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Fastest Journey

15 h 40 m

Average

17 h 15 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

737 km

To travel from London to Lyon you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
BlaBlaCar Bus
09:0015h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:40Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£521One-way
1 change
BlaBlaCar Bus
23:0018h50
London, Victoria Coach Station
18:50Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£721One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from London to Lyon

distanceDistance457 miles
durationAverage coach duration15 h 45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£68 (€76)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or FlixBus

Coaches from London to Lyon cover the 457 miles long journey taking on average 15 h 45 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixBus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £68, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £36. Travellers depart most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Lyon, Perrache Bus Station.

Coach companies: BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus London to Lyon

BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus coaches will get you from London to Lyon from £40. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

London to Lyon coach information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 16 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: £43
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

Coaches from London to Lyon

Anyone who wants to travel from London to Lyon affordably will find plenty of bus connections to consider. During the week, travellers can pick from two to seven indirect depatures. There should be eight departures on Saturdays and a couple on Sundays. Expect journey times to vary between 20 hours 45 minutes and 29 hours.

Which coach companies travel from London to Lyon?

Buses to Lyon from London are provided by two companies: Eurolines and Flixbus. Neither company travels directly to Lyon. Instead, travellers will need to make a change, which usually takes place in Paris.

How long is the coach from London to Lyon?

Journey times are reasonably long between Lyon and Paris. The fastest services reach Lyon in 20 hours 45 minutes, but some buses can take as long as 29-30 hours, making it important to choose the right option.

How many coaches are there from London to Lyon?

Throughout the week, there are two to eight departure times for Lyon every day. There may be more journeys listed, however. This is because stopovers in Paris can vary between five and ten hours, giving travellers the chance to see the French capital.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from London to Lyon?

Departure coach station: Coaches from London to Lyon will depart from London Victoria Coach Station. Victoria Coach Station is very centrally located, a short distance west of London's central districts. Buses run straight to the station via Oxford Street, while the London Underground links Victoria to all parts of the city. However, the walk from Victoria Underground to the Coach Station will take 10 minutes or so, something that travellers should keep in mind. Express buses also link the Coach Station to Heathrow and Gatwick Airports.

Arrival coach station: Coaches to Lyon will arrive at the city's Gare Perrache. It's not a long walk from there into central Lyon but passengers can also transfer to the Metro for faster onward travel. Buses also stop directly outside and serve all parts of the city. Those needing to reach Lyon Part Dieu station should take regional trains, which take just eight minutes. From there, travellers can continue their journey. At the station itself, expect a range of places to dine and buy essentials, as well as WiFi connectivity.

FAQs: London to Lyon coach

FAQs: Take the bus from London to Lyon with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Lyon.
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Cheap coach tickets from London to Lyon can start from as little as £36 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for London to Lyon is £68; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time between London and Lyon is on average 15 h 45 min   for the 457 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between London and Lyon by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from London to Lyon leaves at 07: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from London to Lyon leaves at 23: 30.
There is 1 coach a day from London to Lyon which require at least one change with BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
Take the London to Lyon coach with BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between London and Lyon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from London, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including London, Victoria Coach Station, Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station and London, Golders Green Station. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your journey in coach stations like Lyon, Perrache Bus Station and Lyon, Gare Perrache.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station, which is located around 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Lyon, Perrache Bus Station, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from London to Lyon is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between London and Lyon including taking a coach, train or flight.

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