Lyon to Geneva coach

Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Geneva

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£11

Average

£17

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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17:00Lyon, Gare Perrache2h15 19:15Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
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£111One-way
08:45Lyon, Gare Perrache2h35 11:20Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
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£181One-way
08:45Lyon, Gare Perrache2h10 10:55Geneva
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£221One-way

Bus Timetable Lyon to Geneva

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08:45Lyon, Gare Perrache2h10 10:55Geneva
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08:45Lyon, Gare Perrache2h35 11:20Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
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17:00Lyon, Gare Perrache2h15 19:15Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
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Bus times from Lyon to Geneva

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 10 m

Average

2 h 20 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

112 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Lyon for Geneva every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
08:45AMLyon, Gare Perrache2h10 10:55AMGeneva
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£221One-way
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05:00PMLyon, Gare Perrache2h15 07:15PMGeneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
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£111One-way
08:45AMLyon, Gare Perrache2h35 11:20AMGeneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
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£181One-way

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Overview: Coach from Lyon to Geneva

distanceDistance69 miles
durationAverage coach duration2 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£10 (€11)
frequencyCoach frequency16 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 11 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesSNCF | TGV Lyria, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, SNCF | Autocar, Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Ouibus, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Union Ivkoni International, Alsa, RegioJet or Infobus

Coaches from Lyon to Geneva cover the 69 miles long route taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, SNCF | Autocar, Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Ouibus, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Union Ivkoni International, Alsa, RegioJet or Infobus. Normally, there are 16 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £9, but the average price of coach tickets is £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Geneva, Eaux-Vives.

Coach companies: FlixBus, Alsa and BlaBlaCar Bus Lyon to Geneva

Find the best coaches to Geneva from Lyon with Omio's travel partners FlixBus, Alsa and BlaBlaCar Bus from £9. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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Alsa
BlaBlaCar Bus

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 Geneva coach information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 47 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 7 a day

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.

    Lyon to Geneva coach information with BlaBlaCar Bus:

    • Average Duration: 2 h 32 min
    • Average Price: £9
    • BlaBlaCar Bus frequency: 3 a day

    Travel Tips: Coach to Geneva from Lyon

    Take the bus to Geneva 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 Lyon to Geneva.
    FAQs

    Travel by coach between Lyon, France and Geneva, Switzerland is: Fully open.

    Is international entry into Geneva from Lyon restricted?

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

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

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

    • Physical distance required: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask required: Regional advice

    The above information was last checked on 03/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Geneva from Lyon closer to your date of departure here.

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

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

    Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

    What are the entry requirements?

    • There are no current restrictions

    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: Recommended

    Last verified on 08/08/2022. 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 Geneva to Lyon coach here.

    Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets between Lyon and Geneva for as low as £9  for the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to buy your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Lyon to Geneva coach to cost on average £10  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 69 miles  between Lyon and Geneva by coach.
    On average the coach from Lyon to Geneva duration is 2 h 15 min  for the 69 miles long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu   and arrive in Geneva, Eaux-Vives.

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Lyon Part Dieu, is located 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city centre of Lyon.

    The most popular arrival coach station, Geneva, Eaux-Vives, is located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre of Geneva.

    When taking a coach from Lyon to Geneva, you can count on SNCF | TGV Lyria, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, SNCF | Autocar, Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Ouibus, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Union Ivkoni International, Alsa, RegioJet or Infobus for the best way to get you to Geneva. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service from Lyon to Geneva and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
    Yes, there are 11 direct coaches per day from Lyon to Geneva with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your coach ticket.
    On average, there are 16 coaches a day from Lyon to Geneva. The coach times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The first coach from Lyon to Geneva leaves at 05: 00   and the last coach for this leaves at 20: 30. Omio shows you the latest coach from Lyon to Geneva timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this journey and save money. If you book coach tickets between Lyon and Geneva within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £10 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your coach ticket from Lyon to Geneva a few months in advance.

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