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 Saint-Étienne will cost around £ 8 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 8.
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1 h 6 m
Buses per day
Of the 6 buses that leave Lyon for Saint-Étienne every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 49 km distance in an average of 1 h 6 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h .
The slowest buses will take 1 h 13 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.
|Distance||30 miles (49 km)|
|Average coach duration||1 h 13 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£7 (€8)|
|Coach companies||BlaBlaCar, Ouibus, Flixbus or SNCF | Autocar|
Coaches from Lyon to Saint-Étienne cover the 30 miles (49 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 13 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Ouibus, Flixbus or SNCF | Autocar. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £5, but the average price of coach tickets is £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Saint-Étienne, Gare SNCF.
You can travel by coach between Lyon and Saint-Étienne with FlixBus for as low as £5. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
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 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach to Saint-Étienne from Lyon are the following:
There are a few coach stations in Lyon to start your journey from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. In Saint-Étienne you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Saint-Étienne, Gare SNCF, Saint-Étienne, Rue Jacques Canstant Milleret (Parking près de la Gare) and Saint-Etienne, Gare.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Saint-Étienne, Gare SNCF.
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Lyon Part Dieu, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Lyon.
The most popular arrival coach station, Saint-Étienne, Gare SNCF, is located 0.6 miles (1 km) away from the city centre of Saint-Étienne.
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