Madrid to Lyon coach

Cheap bus tickets from Madrid to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 02 Jul

Cheapest

£77

Average

£126

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.

2nd Cheapest
22:25Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T419h00 17:25Lyon, Gare Perrache
1 change
£771One-way
2nd Cheapest
22:00Madrid19h25 17:25Lyon, Gare Perrache
1 change
£771One-way
11:55Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T416h35 04:30Lyon
1 change
£1021One-way
20:00Madrid, Estación Sur18h45 14:45Lyon
2 changes
£1451One-way
20:15Madrid18h30 14:45Lyon
2 changes
£1451One-way

Bus Timetable Madrid to Lyon

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11:55Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T416h35 04:30Lyon
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18:30Madrid20h15 14:45Lyon
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18:45Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T420h00 14:45Lyon
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19:00Madrid19h45 14:45Lyon
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19:30Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T419h15 14:45Lyon
2 changes
20:00Madrid, Estación Sur18h45 14:45Lyon
2 changes
20:15Madrid18h30 14:45Lyon
2 changes
22:00Madrid19h25 17:25Lyon, Gare Perrache
1 change
22:25Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T419h00 17:25Lyon, Gare Perrache
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Bus times from Madrid to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 02 Jul

Fastest Journey

16 h 35 m

Average

19 h 3 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

912 km

It's difficult to get from Madrid to Lyon without changing at least once.

Fastest
11:55Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T416h35 04:30Lyon
1 change
£1021One-way
2nd Fastest
20:15Madrid18h30 14:45Lyon
2 changes
£1451One-way
20:00Madrid, Estación Sur18h45 14:45Lyon
2 changes
£1451One-way
22:25Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T419h00 17:25Lyon, Gare Perrache
1 change
£771One-way
19:30Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T419h15 14:45Lyon
2 changes
£1451One-way

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Overview: Coach from Madrid to Lyon

distanceDistance565 miles (912 km)
durationAverage coach duration16 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£64 (€71)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesAlsa Supra, Flixbus, Linebus, Infobus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Union Ivkoni International, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, Ovanesovi Group, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Alsa Premium or Alsa

Coaches from Madrid to Lyon cover the 565 miles (912 km) long journey taking on average 16 h 35 min with our travel partners like Alsa Supra, Flixbus, Linebus, Infobus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Union Ivkoni International, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, Ovanesovi Group, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Alsa Premium or Alsa. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £45, but the average price of coach tickets is £64. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

Coach companies: Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus Madrid to Lyon

Buy your official Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus coach tickets between Madrid and Lyon from £45 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

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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.

  • Average Price: £45

BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French coach provider from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags.

  • Average Price: £72

Alsa is the main coach operator in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on coach journeys. While most travellers don’t mind travelling on normal coaches with basic services like toilets, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe coaches like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Lyon from Madrid

    Take the bus to Lyon 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 Madrid to Lyon.
    FAQs

    Travel between Madrid, Spain and Lyon, France by coach is: Partially open.

    Can I enter France from Spain?

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

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
    • 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)
    • Health declaration required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

    All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask: Recommended

    The information above was last checked on 29/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach from Madrid to Lyon as this information can change.

    The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Lyon to Madrid is: Fully open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from France?

    Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Lyon?

    What are the entry requirements?

    • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

    What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

    The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

    Last verified on 27/06/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Lyon to Madrid coach here.

    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches to Lyon from Madrid to cost as little as £45  in the next 7 days.
    The Madrid to Lyon coach ticket price is on average £64  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
    You should expect to travel around 565 miles (912 km)  from Madrid to Lyon by coach.
    On average the Madrid to Lyon coach time is 16 h 35 min  covering the 565 miles (912 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    Some of the Madrid coach stations to Lyon you can start your journey from include Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Lyon include Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu and Lyon, Dardilly.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arriving in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

    Passengers board the coach most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Lyon, Gare Perrache, located 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre.

    For the best Madrid to Lyon coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Alsa Supra, Flixbus, Linebus, Infobus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Union Ivkoni International, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, Ovanesovi Group, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Alsa Premium or Alsa. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Lyon from Madrid to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Yes, you can search for direct coaches from Madrid to Lyon on Omio with Flixbus, 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.
    You can take the first coach from Madrid to Lyon at 08: 00   or take the last coach from Madrid to Lyon leaving at 21: 35. Look for the latest Madrid Lyon coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this journey.
    The price of a one way coach ticket from Madrid to Lyon is on average £64 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this journey. In general, you can find coach tickets to Lyon from Madrid available a few months in advance.

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