Cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Jan 26

Cheapest

$29

Average

$73

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.

The average ticket from Barcelona to Lyon will cost around $ 73 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 29.

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09:15AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord8h45 06:00PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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$291One-way
09:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 04:30AMLyon
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$951One-way
08:00PMBarcelona8h30 04:30AMLyon
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$951One-way

Bus schedule from Barcelona to Lyon

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09:15AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord8h45 06:00PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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08:00PMBarcelona8h30 04:30AMLyon
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09:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 04:30AMLyon
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Wed
Jan 26
$125Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$50Vueling
Thu
Jan 27
$100Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$223Iberia
Fri
Jan 28
$113Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$51easyJet
Sat
Jan 29
$107Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$104Iberia
Sun
Jan 30
$107Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$161easyJet
Mon
Jan 31
$94Renfe AVE
$29Flixbus
$41Vueling
Tue
Feb 1
$87Renfe AVE
$39Flixbus
$104Iberia
Wed
Feb 2
$62Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$104Iberia
Thu
Feb 3
$62Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$32easyJet
Fri
Feb 4
$62Renfe AVE
$35BlaBlaCar Bus
$31easyJet
Sat
Feb 5
$68Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$104Iberia
Sun
Feb 6
$100Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$24Vueling
Mon
Feb 7
$62Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$36easyJet
Tue
Feb 8
$62Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$104Iberia
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Feb 9
$62Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$37easyJet
Thu
Feb 10
$62Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
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Feb 11
$62Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
Feb 12
$62Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$24Vueling
Sun
Feb 13
$62Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$28Vueling
Mon
Feb 14
$80Renfe AVE
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
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Bus times from Barcelona to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Jan 26

Fastest Journey

7 h 30 m

Average

8 h 15 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

531 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Barcelona for Lyon every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 531 km distance in an average of 8 h 15 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 8 h 45 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.

Fastest
09:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h30 04:30AMLyon
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$951One-way
08:00PMBarcelona8h30 04:30AMLyon
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$951One-way
09:15AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord8h45 06:00PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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$291One-way

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Overview: Bus from Barcelona to Lyon

distanceDistance329 miles (530 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$34 (€28)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, Linebus or BlaBlaCar Bus

Buses from Barcelona to Lyon cover the 329 miles (530 km) long route taking on average 8 h 20 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, Linebus or BlaBlaCar Bus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $29 (€24), but the average price of bus tickets is $34 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

Bus companies: FlixBus from Barcelona to Lyon

Travel from Barcelona to Lyon from $29 (€24) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $29

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus from Barcelona to Lyon are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Bus to Lyon from Barcelona

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FAQs

Is travel by bus currently allowed from Barcelona, Spain to Lyon, France?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Lyon, France by bus is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from Spain?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

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

When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/24/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Lyon from Barcelona before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from France by bus?

Return travel from France to Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Barcelona from Lyon?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

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

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

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

Last checked on 1/25/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Barcelona from Lyon.

How much do cheap buses from Barcelona to Lyon cost?

Bus tickets from Barcelona to Lyon for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $29 (€24)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is the bus to Lyon from Barcelona on average?

The Barcelona to Lyon bus ticket price is on average $34 (€28)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.

How far is Barcelona to Lyon by bus?

The Barcelona to Lyon bus distance is approximately 329 miles (530 km).

How long is a bus from Barcelona to Lyon on average?

On average the Barcelona to Lyon bus travel time is 8 h 20 min  for the 329 miles (530 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What bus station in Barcelona goes to Lyon? What bus station do I come into Lyon from Barcelona?

When departing from Barcelona, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your route in bus stations like Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache.

Omio customers book a bus from Barcelona Sants   to Lyon, Gare Perrache   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure bus station in Barcelona located? Where is the arrival bus station in Lyon located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Barcelona Sants and travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Lyon, Gare Perrache and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the bus station to the city center in Lyon.

Which bus companies can get me from Barcelona to Lyon?

Take the Barcelona to Lyon bus with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, Linebus or BlaBlaCar Bus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the journey to Lyon from Barcelona as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I find a direct bus from Barcelona to Lyon?

Yes, you can search for direct buses from Barcelona to Lyon on Omio with Flixbus, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar Bus, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your bus ticket.

When is the earliest bus from Barcelona to Lyon? When is the last bus from Barcelona to Lyon?

The earliest bus departing from Barcelona to Lyon leaves at 6: 30 AM. The last bus departing from Barcelona to Lyon leaves at 10: 50 PM. You can find the latest Barcelona to Lyon bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I purchase Barcelona to Lyon bus tickets to get the best deals?

If you purchase the Barcelona to Lyon bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $34 (€28). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Barcelona to Lyon. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.