Paris to Lyon bus

Wed, 17 Jul
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Cheap coach tickets from Paris to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 17 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
21:455h45
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
03:30Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£101One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
23:405h45
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
05:25Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£101One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
18:455h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
00:15Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£101One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
09:255h55
Paris
15:20Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£111One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
23:305h45
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
05:15Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£111One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableParis to Lyon

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 July
FlixBus
00:305h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
06:00Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
01:105h35
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
06:45Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
06:305h50
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
12:20Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
07:306h10
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
13:40Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
08:405h50
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
14:30Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
08:505h40
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
14:30Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
09:255h55
Paris
15:20Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
12:156h35
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
18:50Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
13:005h55
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
18:55Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
15:156h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
21:45Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
16:305h40
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
22:10Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
17:156h05
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
23:20Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
17:155h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
22:45Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
18:155h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
23:45Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
18:455h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
00:15Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
19:155h55
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
01:10Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
19:555h15
Paris, Massy-Palaiseau
01:10Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
20:005h55
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
01:55Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
20:005h40
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
01:40Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
20:305h50
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
02:20Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
21:005h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
02:30Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
21:455h45
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
03:30Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
Alsa
22:305h45
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
04:15Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
22:406h35
Paris
05:15Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
22:455h45
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
04:30Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
22:455h45
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
04:30Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
23:155h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
04:45Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
23:205h55
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
05:15Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
23:305h45
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
05:15Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
23:405h45
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
05:25Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
23:555h25
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
05:20Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes
FlixBus
23:595h46
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
05:45Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 changes

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Bus times from Paris to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 17 Jul

Fastest Journey

5 h 15 m

Average

5 h 47 m

Buses per day

32

Distance

393 km

Of the 32 buses that leave Paris for Lyon every day 32 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
FlixBus
19:555h15
Paris, Massy-Palaiseau
01:10Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£131One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
BlaBlaCar Bus
23:555h25
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
05:20Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£241One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
00:305h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
06:00Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£161One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
23:155h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
04:45Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£171One-way
0 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
17:155h30
Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
22:45Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
£131One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Paris to Lyon

distanceDistance244 miles
durationAverage coach duration5 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£39 (€45)
frequencyCoach frequency12 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 12 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Movelia, Eurolines Switzerland or SNCF | Autocar

Coaches from Paris to Lyon cover the 244 miles long route taking on average 5 h 25 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Movelia, Eurolines Switzerland or SNCF | Autocar. Normally, there are 12 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £9, but the average price of coach tickets is £39. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Lyon, Perrache Bus Station.

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

Find the best coaches from Paris to Lyon with Omio's travel partners BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Alsa from £9. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking 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.

Coach information from Paris to Lyon with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: £9
  • FlixBus frequency: 6 a day

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.

FAQs: Paris to Lyon coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Paris 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 Paris to Lyon.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Paris to Lyon can start from as little as £9 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Paris to Lyon is £39; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time to Lyon from Paris is on average 5 h 25 min   for the 244 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Lyon from Paris by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Paris to Lyon leaves at 06: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Paris to Lyon leaves at 22: 59.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Paris to Lyon without having to change trains with BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixBus. There are 12 direct coaches from Paris to Lyon each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Paris to Lyon coach with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Movelia, Eurolines Switzerland or SNCF | Autocar. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip between Paris and Lyon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Paris, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Porte Maillot and Paris, Gare Paris Bercy. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your journey in coach stations like Lyon, Perrache Bus Station, Lyon, Gare Perrache and Lyon, St Exupéry Aéroport.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), which is located around 2.5 miles (4.1 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 for a coach from Paris to Lyon is May.
You have options as you can travel between Paris and Lyon 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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