The cheapest buses from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for 18 Sep

Cheapest

£11

Average

£23

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 £ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 11.

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23:45Lyon, Gare Perrache6h10 05:55Paris
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£111One-way
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23:59Lyon, Gare Perrache6h46 06:45Paris
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£111One-way
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23:50Lyon, Gare Perrache5h40 05:30Paris
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£111One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:50Lyon, Gare Perrache6h35 17:25Paris
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£131One-way
05:00Lyon5h45 10:45Paris
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£171One-way

Timetable Lyon to Paris

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00:25Lyon, Gare Perrache6h00 06:25Paris
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01:00Lyon, Gare Perrache5h30 06:30Paris
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05:00Lyon5h45 10:45Paris
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05:00Lyon5h45 10:45Paris
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10:50Lyon, Gare Perrache6h35 17:25Paris
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23:45Lyon, Gare Perrache6h10 05:55Paris
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23:50Lyon, Gare Perrache5h40 05:30Paris
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23:59Lyon, Gare Perrache6h46 06:45Paris
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17 Sep
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Sat
18 Sep
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£88HOP!
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19 Sep
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£135HOP!
Mon
20 Sep
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£11BlaBlaCar Bus
£135Air France
Tue
21 Sep
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£11Flixbus
£135Air France
Wed
22 Sep
£40SNCF | TGV INOUI
£11Flixbus
£114Air France
Thu
23 Sep
£40SNCF | TGV INOUI
£11BlaBlaCar Bus
£114Air France
Fri
24 Sep
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£100Air France
Sat
25 Sep
£40SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£88HOP!
Sun
26 Sep
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£100Air France
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27 Sep
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£8Alsa
£100Air France
Tue
28 Sep
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£8Alsa
£100Air France
Wed
29 Sep
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£8Alsa
£100Air France
Thu
30 Sep
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£100Air France
Fri
1 Oct
£40SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£100Air France
Sat
2 Oct
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£100Air France
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3 Oct
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£7BlaBlaCar Bus
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4 Oct
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£100Air France
Tue
5 Oct
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£100Air France
Wed
6 Oct
£28SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£100Air France
Thu
7 Oct
£34SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£100Air France

The fastest buses from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for 18 Sep

Fastest Journey

5 h 30 m

Average

6 h 1 m

Buses per day

8

Distance

393 km

Of the 8 buses that leave Lyon for Paris every day 8 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 6 h 1 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 46 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.

2nd Fastest
01:00Lyon, Gare Perrache5h30 06:30Paris
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£441One-way
23:50Lyon, Gare Perrache5h40 05:30Paris
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£111One-way
05:00Lyon5h45 10:45Paris
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£531One-way
05:00Lyon5h45 10:45Paris
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£171One-way
00:25Lyon, Gare Perrache6h00 06:25Paris
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£221One-way

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Coach Information to Paris from Lyon

distanceDistance244 miles (393 km)
durationAverage coach duration5 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£13 (€14)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Ouibus, Isilines, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Infobus or BlaBlaCar Bus

Coaches from Lyon to Paris cover the 244 miles (393 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Ouibus, Isilines, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Infobus or BlaBlaCar Bus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £11, but the average price of coach tickets is £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).

FlixBus

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 £11 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
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FAQs
What is the cost of cheap coaches to Paris from Lyon?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to Paris from Lyon for the next 7 days starting from £11  one way.
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 buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance between Lyon and Paris via coach?
You should expect to travel around 244 miles (393 km)  between Lyon and Paris by coach.
How long is the coach to Paris from Lyon?
While the time it takes to travel 244 miles (393 km) to Paris from Lyon can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Lyon to Paris is on average 5 h 35 min.
What is the departure coach station in Lyon and arrival coach station in Paris?

When departing from Lyon, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. When arriving in Paris, you can end your trip in coach stations like Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine).

Omio customers book a coach from Lyon Part Dieu   to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)   most frequently for this route.

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

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

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the coach station to the city centre in Paris.

What coach companies offer a service between Lyon and Paris?
For the best Lyon to Paris coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, Ouibus, Isilines, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Infobus or BlaBlaCar Bus. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Lyon and Paris to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct coaches to Paris from Lyon?
Yes, you can look for direct coaches from Lyon to Paris with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar Bus  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
What are the first and last departure coach times from Lyon to Paris?
You can take the first coach from Lyon to Paris at 05: 15   or take the last coach from Lyon to Paris leaving at 23: 00. Look for the latest Lyon Paris coach times on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy a coach ticket from Lyon to Paris to get 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 trip, consider booking your coach ticket from Lyon to Paris a few months in advance.
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