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Cheap coach tickets from Montpellier to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 18 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Montpellier to Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
FlixBus
21:304h45
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
02:15Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£51One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
01:355h20
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
06:55Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£61One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
21:004h10
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
01:10Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£61One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
18:303h40
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
22:10Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£71One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
13:304h10
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
17:40Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£71One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableMontpellier to Lyon

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 April
BlaBlaCar Bus
00:453h55
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
04:40Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
Alsa
01:203h10
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
04:30Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
01:355h20
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
06:55Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
08:554h20
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
13:15Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
14:203h50
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
18:10Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
14:554h20
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
19:15Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
15:454h05
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
19:50Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
20:303h40
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
00:10Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
21:004h10
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
01:10Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes

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Bus times from Montpellier to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 18 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 10 m

Average

4 h 5 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

250 km

Of the 9 buses that leave Montpellier for Lyon every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Alsa
01:203h10
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
04:30Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£351One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
BlaBlaCar Bus
20:303h40
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
00:10Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£111One-way
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
14:203h50
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
18:10Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£111One-way
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
00:453h55
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
04:40Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£151One-way
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
15:454h05
Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
19:50Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£81One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Montpellier to Lyon

distanceDistance154 miles
durationAverage coach duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£12 (€14)
frequencyCoach frequency10 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 10 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Movelia, Eurolines Switzerland, SNCF | Autocar or Ourbus

Coaches from Montpellier to Lyon cover the 154 miles long route taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Movelia, Eurolines Switzerland, SNCF | Autocar or Ourbus. Normally, there are 10 coaches operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £12, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Montpellier, Gare Montpellier Sud de France and arrive in Lyon, Perrache Bus Station.

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

You can travel by coach between Montpellier and Lyon with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Alsa for as low as £5. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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.

Coach information from Montpellier to Lyon with Alsa:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: £6
  • Alsa frequency: 1 a day

Buses from Montpellier to Lyon: Journey Details

The connection between Montpellier and Lyon is an easy and comfortable one when it comes to bus travel in France. Two companies operate buses from Montpellier to Lyon. iDBUS have one departure a day, in the mid afternoon, seven days a week. Eurolines operate a variable timetable throughout the week, with between 2 and 3 morning departures and one afternoon departure usually twice a week towards the end of the week. The journey time for buses from Montpellier to Lyon is around 4 hours.

Return buses from Zaragoza to Madrid are also available.

Taking the Bus from Montpellier

Buses departing Montpellier will do so from Montpellier Les Sabines Bus Station, which is located in the city centre at a short distance from the train station. The bus station is on the Sabines stop of tramway Line 2, which offers an easy connection for those travelling to the station by local transport. Montpellier also has a comprehensive bus and tram network serving the city and surrounding areas. In the evenings, a night bus service known as L'Amigo runs and taxis will also be able to access the station.

Getting into Lyon by Bus

Lyon is the capital of the Rhone-Alpes region of France. It is a large and vibrant city with a great culture and nightlife, and is even reputed to be the birthplace of cinema. This large city, with several distinct districts, was founded by the Romans over 2,000 years ago. There are many impressive remains to be viewed, such as the Roman theatre in the Fourviere Hill district. Lyon Perrache Bus Station is conveniently located within the historic heart of Lyon. It adjoins one of Lyon's three railways stations and is on line A of the Metro system. Urban transport in Lyon is operated by Transports en Commun Lyonnais (TCL). This extensive network covers over 120 local and regional buses, 4 Metro lines, 4 tramways and 2 funiculars. The Noctambul night bus service runs on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Taxis are also available at Lyon Perrache Bus Station.

FAQs: Montpellier to Lyon coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Montpellier to Lyon with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Montpellier to Lyon.
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Cheap coach tickets from Montpellier to Lyon can start from as little as £5 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Montpellier to Lyon is £12; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Montpellier to Lyon coach travel time is 3 h 10 min   for the 154 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Montpellier to Lyon leaves at 06: 55. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Montpellier to Lyon leaves at 21: 00.
There are 10 coaches a day from Montpellier to Lyon which require at least one change with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Movelia, Eurolines Switzerland, SNCF | Autocar or Ourbus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
When taking a coach from Montpellier to Lyon, you can count on BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Movelia, Eurolines Switzerland, SNCF | Autocar or Ourbus for the best way to get you to Lyon. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Lyon from Montpellier and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Montpellier, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Montpellier, Gare Montpellier Sud de France, Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière and Montpellier, Arrêt OUIBUS Parking Circé. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your journey in coach stations like Lyon, Perrache Bus Station and Lyon, Gare Perrache.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Montpellier, Gare Montpellier Sud de France, which is located around 6.6 miles (10.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Lyon, Perrache Bus Station, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Montpellier to Lyon by coach is December.
You have options as you can travel to Lyon from Montpellier 2 different ways: train or coach.

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