The cheapest buses from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Oct 23

Cheapest

$69

Average

$77

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 Frankfurt am Main to Lyon will cost around $ 77 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 69.

12:00PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf16h15 04:15AMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$691One-way
12:25PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 215h50 04:15AMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$691One-way
11:45PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 214h30 02:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$751One-way
11:20PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf14h55 02:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$751One-way
07:25AMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 215h05 10:30PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$881One-way

Timetable Frankfurt am Main to Lyon

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07:00AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf15h30 10:30PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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07:25AMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 215h05 10:30PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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12:00PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf16h15 04:15AMLyon, Gare Perrache
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12:25PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 215h50 04:15AMLyon, Gare Perrache
0 changes
11:20PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf14h55 02:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
0 changes
11:45PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 214h30 02:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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Fri
Oct 22
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$54Flixbus
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Oct 23
$86TGV
$46Flixbus
$254HOP!
Sun
Oct 24
$80TGV
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$239HOP!
Mon
Oct 25
$80SNCF | TGV INOUI
$56Flixbus
$239HOP!
Tue
Oct 26
$68TGV
$56BlaBlaCar Bus
$239HOP!
Wed
Oct 27
$68TGV
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$239HOP!
Thu
Oct 28
$76Deutsche Bahn with connection
$53Flixbus
$239HOP!
Fri
Oct 29
$86TGV
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$360HOP!
Sat
Oct 30
$80TGV
$39Flixbus
$239HOP!
Sun
Oct 31
$80TGV
$53Flixbus
$207Lufthansa
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Nov 1
$99TGV
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$239HOP!
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Nov 2
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$33Flixbus
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Wed
Nov 3
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$162Lufthansa
Thu
Nov 4
$62TGV
$37Flixbus
$267Lufthansa
Fri
Nov 5
$80TGV
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$164HOP!
Sat
Nov 6
$86TGV
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$199HOP!
Sun
Nov 7
$121SNCF | TGV INOUI
$42Flixbus
$165HOP!
Mon
Nov 8
$62TGV
$33Flixbus
$151HOP!
Tue
Nov 9
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$31Flixbus
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Wed
Nov 10
$55TGV
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$151HOP!
Thu
Nov 11
$62TGV
$37Flixbus
$126Lufthansa

The fastest buses from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Oct 23

Fastest Journey

14 h 30 m

Average

15 h 20 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

563 km

It's difficult to get from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon without transferring at least once.

2nd Fastest
11:45PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 214h30 02:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$751One-way
11:20PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf14h55 02:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$751One-way
07:25AMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 215h05 10:30PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$881One-way
07:00AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf15h30 10:30PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$881One-way
12:25PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 215h50 04:15AMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$691One-way

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Bus Information to Lyon from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance349 miles (563 km)
durationAverage bus duration15 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$55 (€44)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon cover the 349 miles (563 km) long route taking on average 15 h 5 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $46 (€37), but the average price of bus tickets is $55 (€44). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

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FlixBus between Frankfurt am Main and Lyon

You can travel by bus between Frankfurt am Main and Lyon with FlixBus for as low as $46 (€37). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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It’s easy to book your FlixBus bus ticket between Frankfurt am Main and Lyon online with Omio! Simply check the current FlixBus bus schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Frankfurt am Main and Lyon as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that bus and book cheap FlixBus bus tickets online. Prices for FlixBus buses between Frankfurt am Main and Lyon start at $46 (€37) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 349 miles (563 km). If you search for FlixBus buses in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by bus between Frankfurt am Main and Lyon. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Frankfurt am Main to Lyon FlixBus bus ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

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Buses from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon
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FAQs
Is travel by bus currently allowed from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Lyon, France?

Travel by bus between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Lyon, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Lyon from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Frankfurt am Main?

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 10/21/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Frankfurt am Main and Lyon closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Lyon, France?

The restriction level for your return bus to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Lyon is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Frankfurt am Main from Lyon restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/21/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Frankfurt am Main from Lyon closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap buses from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Frankfurt am Main to Lyon buses for as little as $46 (€37)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a bus to Lyon from Frankfurt am Main?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $55 (€44)  for a bus ticket between Frankfurt am Main and Lyon.
How many miles is it from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon by bus?
You should expect to travel around 349 miles (563 km)  from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon by bus.
How long is the bus ride between Frankfurt am Main and Lyon?
The bus time from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon is on average 15 h 5 min  for the 349 miles (563 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Lyon from Frankfurt am Main by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon depart from? Which Lyon bus station do I come into from Frankfurt am Main?

There are a few bus stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your journey from including Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, Frankfurt am Main, Pforzheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof Südseite) and Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Terminal 1. 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 Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen   and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

Where is the bus station in Frankfurt am Main? Where is the bus station in Lyon?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, is located 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city center of Frankfurt am Main.

The most popular arrival bus station, Lyon, Gare Perrache, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Lyon.

Which bus providers should I travel with from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon?
For the best Frankfurt am Main to Lyon bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any nonstop bus services from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon?
Yes, you can find a direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon with BlaBlaCar  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
When can I take the first bus from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the first bus from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon at 5: 00 AM. The last bus from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon that you can take departs at 11: 15 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Frankfurt am Main to Lyon schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I buy bus tickets to Lyon from Frankfurt am Main for the best deals?
You can find buses to Lyon from Frankfurt am Main to cost on average $55 (€44) 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 route. You’ll see tickets for the Frankfurt am Main to Lyon bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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