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|Distance||457 miles (737 km)|
|Average coach duration||17 h 5 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£57 (€63)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, Eurolines France, Ouibus or National Express|
Coaches from London to Lyon cover the 457 miles (737 km) long trip taking on average 17 h 5 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, Ouibus or National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £54, but the average price of coach tickets is £57. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
You can travel by coach between London and Lyon with FlixBus and National Express for as low as £54. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from London to Lyon.
Looking to travel by coach from London to Lyon? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with FlixBus. Check Omio to see current FlixBus coach timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the London to Lyon coach and book FlixBus tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a coach between London and Lyon, you can expect to travel 457 miles (737 km) one-way with FlixBus. If you search for coaches from London to Lyon in the Omio app, you can check if the FlixBus ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the coach station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest coach with FlixBus, we do the work for you to get you safely to Lyon from London. Book that perfect London to Lyon coach now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with FlixBus!
Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your coach tickets between London and Lyon due to the coronavirus:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Travel between London, United Kingdom and Lyon, France by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 24/07/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach between London and Lyon before travelling.
Return travel from France to United Kingdom is: Partially open.
Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 24/07/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your coach to London from Lyon.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
Passengers board their coach most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this coach station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Lyon, Gare Perrache and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the coach station to the city centre in Lyon.
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