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17 h 35 m
17 h 35 m
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It's difficult to get from Lyon to Madrid without changing at least once.
|Average coach duration||16 h 40 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£95 (€107)|
|Coach frequency||2 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there is 1 direct coach a day|
|Coach companies||Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, Flixbus, Ovanesovi Group, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Linebus or Union Ivkoni International|
Coaches from Lyon to Madrid cover the 565 miles long journey taking on average 16 h 40 min with our travel partners like Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, Flixbus, Ovanesovi Group, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Linebus or Union Ivkoni International. Normally, there are 2 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £79, but the average price of coach tickets is £95. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Find the best coaches to Madrid from Lyon with Omio's travel partners Alsa, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus from £79. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best 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.
FlixBus from Lyon to Madrid coach information:
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar, is a provider operating long-distance coach services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the coaches include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags per person.
Lyon to Madrid coach information with BlaBlaCar Bus:
Alsa is the main provier of coach travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of coaches with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal coach with free WiFi, toilets, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium coaches provide more luxurious services when travelling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other coach tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.
Travel between Lyon, France and Madrid, Spain by coach is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 28/07/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from Lyon to Madrid as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return coach to Lyon, France from Madrid is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully 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 08/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Lyon from Madrid 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 Madrid you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Lyon Part Dieu, located approximately 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city centre of Lyon. The most popular arrival coach station in Madrid, called Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, is located around 3 miles (4.9 km) away from its city centre.
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