The cheapest buses from Lyon to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Cheapest

£26

Average

£44

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Lyon to Barcelona will cost around £ 44 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 26.

Cheapest
10:30Lyon, Gare Perrache8h30 19:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£261One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:00Lyon7h45 12:45Barcelona
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£261One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:00Lyon7h25 12:25Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£261One-way
05:00Lyon7h25 12:25Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£711One-way
05:00Lyon7h45 12:45Barcelona
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£711One-way

Timetable Lyon to Barcelona

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05:00Lyon7h45 12:45Barcelona
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05:00Lyon7h25 12:25Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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05:00Lyon7h25 12:25Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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05:00Lyon7h45 12:45Barcelona
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10:30Lyon, Gare Perrache8h30 19:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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Wed
22 Sep
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£72Flixbus
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Thu
23 Sep
£104Renfe-SNCF
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£52easyJet
Fri
24 Sep
£94Renfe-SNCF
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
25 Sep
£85Renfe-SNCF
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
£99Vueling
Sun
26 Sep
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£13BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
27 Sep
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£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£47Vueling
Tue
28 Sep
£85Renfe-SNCF
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Wed
29 Sep
£75Renfe-SNCF
£22Flixbus
£67Vueling
Thu
30 Sep
£75Renfe-SNCF
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£53easyJet
Fri
1 Oct
£114Renfe-SNCF
£22Alsa
£90Vueling
Sat
2 Oct
£71Renfe-SNCF
£22Alsa
£41Vueling
Sun
3 Oct
£99Renfe-SNCF
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£45Vueling
Mon
4 Oct
£71Renfe-SNCF
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
5 Oct
£51Renfe-SNCF
£22Alsa
£98Air Nostrum
Wed
6 Oct
£71Renfe-SNCF
£22Alsa
£62Vueling
Thu
7 Oct
£71Renfe-SNCF
£22Alsa
£35easyJet
Fri
8 Oct
£94Renfe-SNCF
£22Alsa
£161easyJet
Sat
9 Oct
£60Renfe-SNCF
£19BlaBlaCar Bus
£45Vueling
Sun
10 Oct
£89Renfe-SNCF
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£25easyJet
Mon
11 Oct
£60Renfe-SNCF
£22Alsa
£30easyJet
Tue
12 Oct
£80Renfe-SNCF
£22Alsa
£79Vueling

The fastest buses from Lyon to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Fastest Journey

7 h 25 m

Average

7 h 46 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

531 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Lyon for Barcelona every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 531 km distance in an average of 7 h 46 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 25 m .

The slowest buses will take 8 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
05:00Lyon7h25 12:25Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£261One-way
Fastest
05:00Lyon7h25 12:25Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£711One-way
05:00Lyon7h45 12:45Barcelona
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£261One-way
05:00Lyon7h45 12:45Barcelona
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£711One-way
10:30Lyon, Gare Perrache8h30 19:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£261One-way

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Coach Information from Lyon to Barcelona

distanceDistance329 miles (530 km)
durationAverage coach duration7 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£30 (€33)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Linebus or Alsa

Coaches from Lyon to Barcelona cover the 329 miles (530 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Linebus or Alsa. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £30, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

Coach companies

FlixBus Lyon – Barcelona

You can travel by coach from Lyon to Barcelona with FlixBus for as low as £13. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the best options when travelling by coach from Lyon to Barcelona. Omio quickly shows you current FlixBus coach timetables for the Lyon - Barcelona journey and makes it easier than ever for you to buy coach tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest trip available. The distance between Lyon and Barcelona is around 329 miles (530 km) and the cheapest FlixBus one-way ticket you can book starts at £72. As you check the latest Lyon to Barcelona coach timetable from FlixBus for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Barcelona safely. If you search for FlixBus tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect FlixBus ticket between Lyon and Barcelona so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

When purchasing your FlixBus coach tickets between Lyon and Barcelona, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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Buses from Lyon to Barcelona
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by coach between Lyon, France and Barcelona, Spain allowed?

Travel by coach between Lyon, France and Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Barcelona from Lyon restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Lyon?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 22/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Barcelona from Lyon closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Lyon, France from Barcelona, Spain?

The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Barcelona to Lyon is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Spain?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Barcelona?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

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

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

Last verified on 21/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Barcelona to Lyon coach here.

How much do cheap coaches from Lyon to Barcelona cost?
You can find a cheap coach from Lyon to Barcelona for some dates and times for as low as £13  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does the coach from Lyon to Barcelona cost on average?
The Lyon to Barcelona coach ticket price is on average £30  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How many miles is it from Lyon to Barcelona by coach?
The coach distance from Lyon to Barcelona is around 329 miles (530 km).
What is the average Lyon to Barcelona coach duration?
While the time it takes to travel 329 miles (530 km) from Lyon to Barcelona can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Lyon to Barcelona is on average 7 h 35 min.
Which coach station in Lyon goes to Barcelona? Which coach station do I come into Barcelona from Lyon?

When departing from Lyon, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. When arriving in Barcelona, you can end your journey in coach stations like Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants.

Omio customers book a coach from Lyon Part Dieu   to Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure coach station in Lyon located? Where is the arrival coach station in Barcelona located?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the coach station to the city centre in Barcelona.

What coach companies offer a service between Lyon and Barcelona?
Take the Lyon to Barcelona coach with Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Linebus or Alsa. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip from Lyon to Barcelona as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Lyon to Barcelona direct coach services?
Yes, you can find a direct coach from Lyon to Barcelona with Flixbus or Alsa  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
When can I take the first coach from Lyon to Barcelona? When can I take the last coach for the day?
If you prefer early morning coaches from Lyon to Barcelona, the first coach leaves at 05: 35. If you prefer late night coaches from Lyon to Barcelona, the last coach of the day leaves at 23: 00. Omio shows you the latest coach from Lyon to Barcelona schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I purchase coach tickets between Lyon and Barcelona to score the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Lyon to Barcelona is on average £30 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this trip. In general, you can find coach tickets from Lyon to Barcelona available a few months in advance.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Barcelona
Lyon
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