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 $ 61 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 48.
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7 h 30 m
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Of the 2 buses that leave Barcelona for Lyon every day 2 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 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 30 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.
|Distance||329 miles (530 km)|
|Average bus duration||7 h 30 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$40 (€32)|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, 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 7 h 30 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 $30 (€24), but the average price of bus tickets is $40 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
Travel from Barcelona to Lyon from $30 (€24) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.
Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Barcelona to Lyon.
Omio helps you compare and book the perfect bus with FlixBus from Barcelona to Lyon for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest FlixBus bus schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Barcelona to Lyon bus with FlixBus (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Barcelona - Lyon journey and then book a cheap bus ticket with ease. The distance between Barcelona and Lyon by bus is 329 miles (530 km). You can book tickets for this FlixBus bus for as low as $43 (€35) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets from Barcelona to Lyon in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a bus. Book that perfect FlixBus Barcelona - Lyon bus ticket online and enjoy your trip!
These are FlixBus' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the bus between Barcelona and Lyon:
Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Lyon, France by bus is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/26/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Barcelona to Lyon as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return bus to Barcelona, Spain from Lyon is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Barcelona from Lyon closer to your date of departure here here.
There are a few bus stations in Barcelona to start your route from including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. In Lyon you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Barcelona Sants, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Lyon, Gare Perrache, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.
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