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.
This is the last bus of the day.
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9 h 50 m
12 h 20 m
Buses per day
Of the 4 buses that leave Caen for Lyon every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||339 miles (546 km)|
|Average bus duration||10 h 15 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$42 (€40)|
|Bus frequency||2 a day|
|Bus companies||Ouibus, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus|
Buses from Caen to Lyon cover the 339 miles (546 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 15 min with our travel partners like Ouibus, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $25 (€24), but the average price of bus tickets is $42 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Gare de Caen and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
For as little as $25 (€24) you can travel by bus from Caen to Lyon with FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
Caen to Lyon bus information with BlaBlaCar Bus:
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus 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 carry-on luggage and one checked bag 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.
Bus information from Caen to Lyon with FlixBus:
There are a few bus stations in Caen to start your route from including Caen, Place Courtonne and Caen, Gare routière. In Lyon you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu and Lyon, Dardilly.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Gare de Caen and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Gare de Caen and travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 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.
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