Timetable Lyon to Paris

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16:00Lyon, Gare Perrache5h50 21:50Paris
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17:50Lyon, Gare Perrache6h05 23:55Paris
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23:10Lyon, Gare Perrache5h50 05:00Paris
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23:45Lyon, Gare Perrache6h10 05:55Paris
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The fastest buses from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for 24 Jun

Fastest Journey

5 h 50 m

Average

5 h 58 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

393 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Lyon for Paris every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 393 km distance in an average of 5 h 58 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 10 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.

23:10Lyon, Gare Perrache5h50 05:00Paris
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£111One-way
16:00Lyon, Gare Perrache5h50 21:50Paris
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£231One-way
17:50Lyon, Gare Perrache6h05 23:55Paris
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£231One-way
23:45Lyon, Gare Perrache6h10 05:55Paris
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£111One-way

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Wed
23 Jun
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£174HOP!
Thu
24 Jun
£51SNCF | TGV INOUI
£11Flixbus
£152HOP!
Fri
25 Jun
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£152HOP!
Sat
26 Jun
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£86HOP!
Sun
27 Jun
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£152HOP!
Mon
28 Jun
£58SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£137HOP!
Tue
29 Jun
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£137HOP!
Wed
30 Jun
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£137Air France
Thu
1 Jul
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£116Air France
Fri
2 Jul
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£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£116Air France
Sat
3 Jul
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£89HOP!
Sun
4 Jul
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£102Air France
Mon
5 Jul
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£11BlaBlaCar Bus
£102Air France
Tue
6 Jul
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£102Air France
Wed
7 Jul
£34SNCF | TGV INOUI
£8Flixbus
£102Air France
Thu
8 Jul
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£102Air France
Fri
9 Jul
£34SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£102Air France
Sat
10 Jul
£34SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£102Air France
Sun
11 Jul
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£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£102Air France
Mon
12 Jul
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£98Air France
Tue
13 Jul
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£98Air France

The cheapest buses from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for 24 Jun

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.

The average ticket from Lyon to Paris will cost around £ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 11.

Cheapest
23:10Lyon, Gare Perrache5h50 05:00Paris
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£111One-way
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23:45Lyon, Gare Perrache6h10 05:55Paris
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£111One-way
16:00Lyon, Gare Perrache5h50 21:50Paris
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£231One-way
17:50Lyon, Gare Perrache6h05 23:55Paris
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£231One-way

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Journey Summary

Lyon to Paris Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration
6 hours 58 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £8
Buses depart from:Lyon
Bus arrives in:Paris
Distance:393 km
Bus Companies:Flixbus, BlaBlaCar Bus
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FlixBus Lyon – Paris

You can travel by coach between Lyon and Paris with FlixBus for as low as £7. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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Find the perfect FlixBus coach between Lyon and Paris for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest FlixBus coach timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest coach between Lyon and Paris. You can also check relevant travel information for the FlixBus coach, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap FlixBus coach tickets online. You can expect to travel around 244 miles (393 km) on this journey and your FlixBus Lyon to Paris coach ticket can cost as little as £7 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets from Lyon to Paris in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official FlixBus coach tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

When purchasing your FlixBus coach tickets between Lyon and Paris, 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

Buses from Lyon to Paris: Journey Details

Across the country, bus travel in France is becoming a great alternative to train travel. Eurolines, the bus provider with the most bus connections across Europe, operates buses from Lyon to Paris. The direct journey takes around 6 hours. From Mondays to Saturdays there are four departures a day from the early morning into the evening. There is a reduced service on Sundays.

Return buses from Paris to Lyon are also available.

Taking the Bus from Lyon

The Perrache Bus Station in Lyon lies within the city centre, next to one of the three railway stations in Lyon and on Line A of the Metro system. Transports en Commun Lyonnais (TCL) operates an extensive network of over 100 local and regional buses, 2 funiculars and 4 tramway and Metro lines, as well as the Noctambul night bus which runs on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. A taxi rank is situated outside Lyon Perrache Bus Station.

Getting into Paris by Bus

Paris is a romantic and vibrant city with iconic monuments known the world over, such as the cloud-piercing Eiffel Tower and the majestic Arc de Triomphe. Notre Dame Cathedral sits beside the banks of the River Seine, on which visitors can enjoy both day and evening boat trips. World-class museums and galleries include the modern Pompidou Centre, as well as the huge halls of the Louvre and the Impressionist galleries in the Musee d'Orsay. Buses from Lyon to Paris arrive at the Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet station in the Saint Denis district of the city. The bus station is on the Gallieni stop of the Metro system. Sixteen Metro lines and a large bus network provide transport across the city, to the airports and to surrounding towns and villages. Paris has a night bus service known as the Noctilien and taxis are available outside the bus station.

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Buses from Lyon to Paris
Take the bus to Paris 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 Paris.
FAQs
How much do cheap coach tickets from Lyon to Paris cost?
You can find a cheap coach from Lyon to Paris for some dates and times for as low as £7  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from Lyon to Paris?
The Lyon to Paris coach ticket price is on average £13  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance between Lyon and Paris by coach?
The Lyon to Paris coach distance is approximately 244 miles (393 km).
How many hours does it take from Lyon to Paris by coach?
On average the coach from Lyon to Paris duration is 5 h 40 min  for the 244 miles (393 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which coach station in Lyon goes to Paris? Which coach station do I come into Paris from Lyon?

There are a few coach stations in Lyon to start your journey from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Routière de Perrache and Lyon, Dardilly. In Paris you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Parking Saemes Bercy Autocars), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine).

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu   and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Parking Saemes Bercy Autocars).

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their coaches from Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.

Passengers arriving in Paris most often arrive at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Parking Saemes Bercy Autocars) and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this coach station to the city centre.

Which coach companies can take me to Paris from Lyon?
If you're looking for coaches from Lyon to Paris, you can rely on Flixbus, Ouibus, Bla Bla Bus, Bla Bla Car, Eurolines France or Infobus to get you to Paris. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Lyon to Paris journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Is there a direct coach to Paris from Lyon?
Yes, you can find a direct coach from Lyon to Paris with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
When does the first coach depart from Lyon to Paris? When does the last coach depart from Lyon to Paris?
The first coach from Lyon to Paris leaves at 07: 15   and the last coach for this leaves at 23: 00. Omio shows you the latest coach from Lyon to Paris schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
When should I book Lyon Paris coach tickets to score the best deals?
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 purchase coach tickets from Lyon to Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £13 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your coach ticket from Lyon to Paris a few months in advance.
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