The cheapest buses from Florence to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Oct 26

Cheapest

$49

Average

$61

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 Florence to Lyon will cost around $ 61 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 49.

Cheapest
11:40PMFlorence14h35 02:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$491One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:15AMFlorence14h00 04:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$731One-way

Timetable Florence to Lyon

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02:15AMFlorence14h00 04:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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11:40PMFlorence14h35 02:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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Oct 26
$42Flixbus
$208Air France
Wed
Oct 27
$42Flixbus
$224Air France
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Oct 28
$103Flixbus
$357Air France
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Oct 29
$84Flixbus
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Oct 31
$73Flixbus
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The fastest buses from Florence to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Oct 26

Fastest Journey

14 h

Average

14 h 17 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

551 km

It's difficult to get from Florence to Lyon without transferring at least once.

Fastest
02:15AMFlorence14h00 04:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$731One-way
2nd Fastest
11:40PMFlorence14h35 02:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$491One-way

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Bus Information to Lyon from Florence

distanceDistance342 miles (551 km)
durationAverage bus duration12 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$62 (€50)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, BlaBlaCar or Baltour

Buses from Florence to Lyon cover the 342 miles (551 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 15 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Baltour. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $42 (€34), but the average price of bus tickets is $62 (€50). Travelers depart most frequently from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

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FlixBus buses from Florence to Lyon

Travel from Florence to Lyon from $42 (€34) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

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Omio helps you compare and book the perfect bus with FlixBus from Florence 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 Florence to Lyon bus with FlixBus (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Florence - Lyon route and then book a cheap bus ticket with ease. The distance between Florence and Lyon by bus is 342 miles (551 km). You can book tickets for this FlixBus bus for as low as $42 (€34) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets from Florence 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 Florence - Lyon bus ticket online and enjoy your trip!

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Buses from Florence to Lyon
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Lyon, France if I'm coming from Florence, Italy by bus?

Travel by bus between Florence, Italy and Lyon, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Lyon from Florence restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Florence?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 10/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Florence and Lyon closer to your date of departure here

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by bus to Florence, Italy from Lyon, France?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Lyon to Florence is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from France?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Florence, Italy?

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

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

Last checked on 10/25/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Florence from Lyon here.

How much does a cheap bus from Florence to Lyon cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Florence to Lyon buses for as little as $42 (€34)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a bus ticket between Florence and Lyon?
If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Florence to Lyon bus to cost on average $62 (€50)  one way.
How far is it from Florence to Lyon by bus?
The Florence to Lyon bus distance is approximately 342 miles (551 km).
How many hours is the bus time between Florence and Lyon?
The Florence to Lyon bus duration is on average 12 h 15 min, which is to be expected when traveling 342 miles (551 km) to Lyon from Florence. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Which bus station from Florence to Lyon do I depart from? Which Lyon bus station from Florence do I arrive in?

When taking a bus from Florence, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1, Florence, Viale Filippo Strozzi and Florence, Santa Caterina D'Alessandria. When you arrive in Lyon, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Firenze Santa Maria Novella   to Lyon, Gare Perrache.

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

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Firenze Santa Maria Novella, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Florence. The most popular arrival bus station in Lyon, called Lyon, Gare Perrache, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

What bus providers offer a service to Lyon from Florence?
If you're looking for buses from Florence to Lyon, you can rely on Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Baltour to get you to Lyon. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Florence to Lyon trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When can I take the first bus from Florence to Lyon? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the earliest bus from Florence to Lyon at 9: 15 AM   or take the last bus from Florence to Lyon leaving at 11: 45 PM. Look for the latest Florence to Lyon bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.
When should I book the Florence to Lyon bus for the best deals on tickets?
You can find buses between Florence and Lyon to cost on average $62 (€50) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Florence to Lyon bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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