You can get from Lyon to Barcelona by train, bus or flight.
To get from Lyon to Barcelona on 26 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||329 miles (530 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||£30 - £156|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £30 • 7 h 25 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £156 • 1 h 20 min|
|Popular travel companies||Alsa, Vueling or Renfe-SNCF|
Travel 329 miles (530 km) by coach, flight or train from Lyon to Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £30. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Alsa, Vueling or Renfe-SNCF among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Lyon to Barcelona.
Travel from Lyon, France to Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
The government of Spain has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 25/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Lyon and Barcelona closer to your planned date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return to Lyon, France from Spain is: Partially open.
Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.
Conditions of reentry into France:
You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 24/09/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lyon from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 travel options from Lyon to Barcelona: coach, flight or train.
Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Barcelona. Tickets for a coach cost on average £30.
This is compared to other travel options to Barcelona:
A coach is £126 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Lyon to Barcelona costing on average £156.
A coach journey is usually £54 less than a journey to Barcelona by train, which costs on average £84 for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Barcelona from Lyon is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.
There are alternative travel options to Barcelona that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 7 h 25 min of travel time.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 5 min of travel time.
You should expect to travel around 329 miles (530 km) from Lyon to Barcelona.
The average frequency per day from Lyon to Barcelona is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Lyon to Barcelona as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Lyon to Barcelona:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Lyon to Barcelona, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available to Barcelona from Lyon with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Barcelona as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Lyon and Barcelona.
When planning your trip between Lyon and Barcelona, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets to Barcelona from Lyon online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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