The cheapest buses from Lyon to Milan

Showing times and prices for 25 Sep

Cheapest

£17

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.

The average ticket from Lyon to Milan will cost around £ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.

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07:20Lyon, Gare Perrache6h35 13:55Milan
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£171One-way
Cheapest
01:40Lyon, Gare Perrache6h20 08:00Milan
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£171One-way

Timetable Lyon to Milan

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01:40Lyon, Gare Perrache6h20 08:00Milan
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07:20Lyon, Gare Perrache6h35 13:55Milan
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Sat
25 Sep
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
26 Sep
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£163Air France
Mon
27 Sep
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£143Air France
Tue
28 Sep
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£142Air France
Wed
29 Sep
£27Flixbus
£151Air France
Thu
30 Sep
£22Flixbus
£151Air France
Fri
1 Oct
£17Flixbus
£142Air France
Sat
2 Oct
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
3 Oct
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£189Air France
Mon
4 Oct
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£143Air France
Tue
5 Oct
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£175Air France
Wed
6 Oct
£23Union Ivkoni International
£151Air France
Thu
7 Oct
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£151Air France
Fri
8 Oct
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£142Air France
Sat
9 Oct
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
10 Oct
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£99Air France
Mon
11 Oct
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£94Air France
Tue
12 Oct
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£93Air France
Wed
13 Oct
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£93Air France
Thu
14 Oct
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£93Air France

The fastest buses from Lyon to Milan

Showing times and prices for 25 Sep

Fastest Journey

6 h 20 m

Average

6 h 27 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

339 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Lyon for Milan every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 339 km distance in an average of 6 h 27 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 35 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.

01:40Lyon, Gare Perrache6h20 08:00Milan
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£171One-way
07:20Lyon, Gare Perrache6h35 13:55Milan
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£171One-way

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Coach Information from Lyon to Milan

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£25 (€28)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Union Ivkoni International, BlaBlaCar Bus or Baltour

Coaches from Lyon to Milan cover the 210 miles (339 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 25 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Union Ivkoni International, BlaBlaCar Bus or Baltour. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £17, but the average price of coach tickets is £25. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.

Coach companies

FlixBus Lyon – Milan

For as little as £17 you can travel by coach from Lyon to Milan with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

FlixBus

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 between Lyon and Milan.

Book your FlixBus Lyon to Milan coach with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check FlixBus’s up-to-date coach timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Lyon to Milan routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable FlixBus coach tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Lyon to Milan is 210 miles (339 km), and the best price for a one-way Lyon - Milan FlixBus coach ticket starts at £22 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your FlixBus ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by coach. Waiting in a queue at the coach station to purchase your coach ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your coach tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with FlixBus!

When you buy your FlixBus coach tickets between Lyon and Milan don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • 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

Buses from Lyon to Milan: Journey Details

There are two main providers of buses from Lyon to Milan: Eurolines and iDBus. Eurolines runs three services per day on the route, with the first bus departing in the morning and the last departing in the late evening. The direct journey takes just under seven hours. iDBUS offers only one bus per day, an overnight service leaving Lyon in the late evening before midnight, travelling through the night to arrive in Milan in the early morning the next day.

Return buses from Milan to Lyon are also available.

Taking the Bus from Lyon

Both the iDBUS and Eurolines services leave from the central bus station conveniently located outside the Lyon Perrache train station. It's easy to reach with public transport, and travellers can use Metro line A, and trams 1 and 2. The boarding bays are on floor 0 of the train station close to the taxi rank - simply follow the signs all around the train station platforms and concourse.

Getting into Milan by Bus

Beautiful Milan is famed for its contrasting historic and modern sights and attractions, such as the 1960s built modernist Pirelli Tower and Santa Maria alle Grazie Basilica, a beautiful grand church and UNESCO World Heritage site. Milan's main bus station is on Via Giulio Natta in the Lampugnano region of the city. To reach the station from other parts of the city, take Metro line 1 or buses z301 or z617.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by coach between Lyon, France and Milan, Italy allowed?

Travel between Lyon, France and Milan, Italy by coach is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Italy from France?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 23/09/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach between Lyon and Milan before travelling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to France from Milan, Italy?

The restriction level for your return coach to Lyon, France from Milan is: Partially open.

Is my return coach into Lyon from Milan restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 23/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Lyon from Milan closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap coaches between Lyon and Milan cost?
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets between Lyon and Milan for as low as £17  for the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from Lyon to Milan?
If you’re looking to buy your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lyon to Milan coach price to come in at an average of £25  one way.
How far is it from Lyon to Milan by coach?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Lyon and Milan via coach to be approximately 210 miles (339 km).
How long is the coach journey to Milan from Lyon?
The coach time between Lyon and Milan is on average 6 h 25 min  for the 210 miles (339 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Lyon and Milan by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by coach from Lyon to Milan, which coach station in Lyon do I depart from and which coach station in Milan do I arrive in?

There are a few coach stations in Lyon to start your journey from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. In Milan you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Milan, Stazione Centrale, Milan, MILANO - P. Zza Laghi usc. Autostrada new svinc and Milan, Largo Tazio Nuvolari (Romolo).

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu   and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.

Where is the coach station in Lyon? Where is the coach station in Milan?

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

Passengers arriving in Milan most often arrive at Milan, Stazione Centrale and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this coach station to the city centre.

Which coach companies can take me to Milan from Lyon?
For the best Lyon to Milan coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Union Ivkoni International, BlaBlaCar Bus or Baltour. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Lyon and Milan to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct coaches from Lyon to Milan?
Yes, you can search for direct coaches from Lyon to Milan on Omio with Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International, 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.
What time is the earliest coach from Lyon to Milan? What time is the last coach from Lyon to Milan?
The first coach from Lyon to Milan leaves at 05: 20   and the last coach for this leaves at 23: 40. Omio shows you the latest coach from Lyon to Milan times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I book Lyon to Milan coach tickets to get the best deals?
You can find a coach from Lyon to Milan to cost on average £25 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Lyon to Milan coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
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