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Paris to Lyon

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07:15Paris5h55 13:10Lyon, Gare Perrache
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08:00Paris6h50 14:50Lyon, Gare Perrache
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12:15Paris6h35 18:50Lyon, Gare Perrache
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12:20Paris10h00 22:20Lyon, Gare Perrache
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14:30Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni6h45 21:15Lyon, Gare Perrache
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14:50Paris8h00 22:50Lyon, Gare Perrache
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15:35Paris6h45 22:20Lyon, Gare Perrache
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15:50Paris7h00 22:50Lyon, Gare Perrache
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16:05Paris7h30 23:35Lyon, Gare Perrache
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16:10Paris9h30 01:40Lyon, Gare Perrache
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16:10Paris7h30 23:40Lyon, Gare Perrache
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16:30Paris6h30 23:00Lyon, Gare Perrache
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17:00Paris6h30 23:30Lyon
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17:00Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni6h59 23:59Lyon, Gare Perrache
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17:10Paris6h30 23:40Lyon, Gare Perrache
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17:50Paris5h50 23:40Lyon, Gare Perrache
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18:15Paris7h25 01:40Lyon, Gare Perrache
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19:00Paris11h50 06:50Lyon, Gare Perrache
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21:20Paris6h00 03:20Lyon, Gare Perrache
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22:45Paris6h00 04:45Lyon, Gare Perrache
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23:00Paris5h50 04:50Lyon, Gare Perrache
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23:20Paris5h55 05:15Lyon, Gare Perrache
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23:50Paris6h45 06:35Lyon, Gare Perrache
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The fastest buses

from Paris
to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Fastest Journey

5 h 50 m

Average

7 h 8 m

Buses per day

23

Distance

393 km

Of the 23 bus that leave Paris for Lyon every day 19 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct bus cover the 393 km distance in an average of 7 h 8 m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 5 h 50 m .

The slowest bus will take 11 h 50 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.

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23:00Paris5h50 04:50Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£231One-way
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17:50Paris5h50 23:40Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£231One-way
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23:20Paris5h55 05:15Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£271One-way
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07:15Paris5h55 13:10Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£231One-way
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22:45Paris6h00 04:45Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£231One-way

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Fri
Sep 20
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£164HOP!
Sat
Sep 21
£48SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
£112Air France
Sun
Sep 22
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Eurolines France
£111HOP!
Mon
Sep 23
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France
Tue
Sep 24
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France
Wed
Sep 25
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France
Thu
Sep 26
£35SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Bla Bla Bus
£86Vueling
Fri
Sep 27
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France
Sat
Sep 28
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Bla Bla Bus
£112British Airways
Sun
Sep 29
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£111HOP!
Mon
Sep 30
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France
Tue
Oct 1
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France
Wed
Oct 2
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£1Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France
Thu
Oct 3
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Bla Bla Bus
£96Vueling
Fri
Oct 4
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France
Sat
Oct 5
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£1Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France
Sun
Oct 6
£29SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Bla Bla Bus
£111HOP!
Mon
Oct 7
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£1Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France
Tue
Oct 8
£35SNCF | TGV INOUI
£1Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France
Wed
Oct 9
£35SNCF | TGV INOUI
£1Bla Bla Bus
£112Air France

The cheapest buses

from Paris
to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Cheapest

£14

Average

£25

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Paris to Lyon will cost around £ 25 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 14.

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16:05Paris7h30 23:35Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£141One-way
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16:30Paris6h30 23:00Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£141One-way
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17:00Paris6h30 23:30Lyon
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£141One-way
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15:35Paris6h45 22:20Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£141One-way
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17:10Paris6h30 23:40Lyon, Gare Perrache
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£181One-way

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Journey Summary

Paris to Lyon Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
6 hours 23 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £5
Buses depart from:Paris
Bus arrives in:Lyon
Distance:393 km
BusBus Companies:Flixbus, Eurolines France, Bla Bla Bus

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.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Paris
Lyon
BusGare Paris Bercy

Amenities

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BusParis Gallieni Porte Bagnolet

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