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.
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7 h 45 m
8 h 48 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Lyon for Barcelona every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||329 miles (530 km)|
|Average coach duration||7 h 25 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£47 (€52)|
|Coach frequency||8 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there are 7 direct coaches a day|
|Coach companies||Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ovanesovi Group, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Linebus, Flixbus, Infobus, Alsa or Movelia|
Coaches from Lyon to Barcelona cover the 329 miles (530 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 25 min with our travel partners like Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ovanesovi Group, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Linebus, Flixbus, Infobus, Alsa or Movelia. Normally, there are 8 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £47, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £38. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
You can travel by coach to Barcelona from Lyon with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Alsa for as low as £38. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
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.
Lyon to Barcelona coach information with FlixBus:
Alsa is the main coach operator in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on coach journeys. While most travellers don’t mind travelling on normal coaches with basic services like toilets, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe coaches like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French coach provider from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags.
BlaBlaCar Bus from Lyon to Barcelona coach information:
Travel by coach between Lyon, France and Barcelona, Spain is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 24/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Barcelona from Lyon closer to your date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return coach to Lyon, France from Barcelona is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 25/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Lyon from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.
There are a few coach stations in Lyon to start your route from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu and Lyon, Dardilly. In Barcelona you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called Lyon Part Dieu, is located 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city centre of Lyon.
The most popular arrival coach station, Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre of Barcelona.
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