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Cheap bus tickets from Grenoble to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Grenoble to Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

BlaBlaCar
07:00PM0h30
Grenoble
07:30PMLyon
$41One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
07:20AM0h30
Grenoble
07:50AMLyon
$61One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
03:40PM1h25
Grenoble
05:05PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
$61One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
09:35PM1h40
Grenoble
11:15PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
$61One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
11:00AM1h50
Grenoble
12:50PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
$61One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Grenoble to Lyon

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, July 18
BlaBlaCar Bus
04:55AM1h50
Grenoble
06:45AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
05:30AM1h25
Grenoble
06:55AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
06:15AM1h30
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
07:45AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
06:30AM1h50
Grenoble
08:20AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
07:35AM1h30
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
09:05AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
08:00AM1h30
Grenoble
09:30AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
09:00AM1h35
Grenoble
10:35AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:00AM1h30
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
10:30AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:00AM1h25
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
11:25AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:00AM1h35
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
12:35PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
11:00AM1h50
Grenoble
12:50PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:30AM1h30
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
01:00PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
12:10PM1h25
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
01:35PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
12:45PM2h00
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
02:45PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
01:30PM1h30
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
03:00PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
02:45PM1h30
Grenoble
04:15PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
03:40PM1h25
Grenoble
05:05PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
03:55PM1h25
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
05:20PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
04:20PM2h05
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
06:25PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
04:45PM1h30
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
06:15PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
06:00PM1h40
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
07:40PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
06:00PM1h35
Grenoble
07:35PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
07:00PM1h25
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
08:25PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
07:45PM1h25
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
09:10PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
SNCF | Autocar
07:47PM1h29
Grenoble Gare Routière
09:16PMLyon
0 transfers
FlixBus
08:45PM1h25
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
10:10PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:30PM1h30
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
11:00PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
09:35PM1h40
Grenoble
11:15PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:30PM1h29
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
11:59PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
10:35PM1h20
Grenoble
11:55PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:30PM2h45
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
02:15AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:55PM2h20
Grenoble
02:15AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
0 transfers

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Bus times from Grenoble to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Fastest Journey

1 h 20 m

Average

1 h 37 m

Buses per day

32

Distance

93 km

Of the 32 buses that leave Grenoble for Lyon every day 32 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
BlaBlaCar Bus
10:35PM1h20
Grenoble
11:55PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
$61One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
03:55PM1h25
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
05:20PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
$81One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
BlaBlaCar Bus
03:40PM1h25
Grenoble
05:05PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
$61One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
08:45PM1h25
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
10:10PMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
$81One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
10:00AM1h25
Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard
11:25AMLyon, Perrache Bus Station
$131One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Grenoble to Lyon

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$7 (€6)
frequencyBus frequency11 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 10 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar, SNCF | Autocar, Movelia or SNCF TER

Buses from Grenoble to Lyon cover the 57 miles (92 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar, SNCF | Autocar, Movelia or SNCF TER. Normally, there are 11 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $7 (€6), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $6 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard and arrive in Lyon, Perrache Bus Station.

Bus companies: BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar from Grenoble to Lyon

BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar buses will get you from Grenoble to Lyon from $6 (€5). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

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.

FlixBus from Grenoble to Lyon bus information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: $6
  • FlixBus frequency: 11 a day

Buses from Grenoble to Lyon

Buses from Grenoble to Lyon offer an affordable, convenient way to travel. You can choose between three different departure times every day, with trips ranging from around 1 hour and 30 min. to 3 hours 30 min. You can choose a mobile bus ticket to avoid having to print one out. The bus journey from Grenoble to Lyon is approx. 58 miles (93 km). Depending on which bus you decide to take, you can either go non-stop or enjoy a more leisurely trip between the French Alpine region and France’s second city.

 

How long is the journey by bus from Grenoble to Lyon?

You have a choice of buses from Grenoble to Lyon. All the buses depart in the evening, so you'll have the whole day to travel to Grenoble or explore the city before leaving. There is a non-stop bus that takes about an hour and a half and a bus with several stops that takes about 2 hours 30 min. Or, you can choose a more roundabout route with a bus that requires a transfer—usually in Voiron—for a travel time of around 3 hours and 30 min.

 

How many buses are there from Grenoble to Lyon?

There are typically three buses that travel to Lyon from Grenoble. This frequency is usually the same for each day of the week, but you should always check the schedule before buying a bus ticket to make sure that there haven't been any updates. The first departure is often a non-stop, direct trip. The second bus is also direct, but it makes a number of stops between Grenoble and Lyon. The latest departure makes the most stops and may require a transfer in Voiron. Most of the bus schedule runs in the evening. Buses typically begin departing around 7:45 p.m., the last bus leaving at around 9:20 p.m.

 

What are the departure and arrival bus stations from Grenoble to Lyon?

Departure bus station: Buses to Lyon depart from Grenoble Bus Station. This bus station is right beside the train station, which is convenient if you're connecting by rail. The bus station is just less than 1 mile (1.2 km) from the city center, and although you could walk to the station, it is easily accessible by bus, tram, and subway from most points in and around Grenoble. You should try to arrive at least half an hour before the bus departs to ensure you get a seat. The bus station has facilities such as a waiting room, restaurant, and nursery, helping you to enjoy a relatively comfortable wait for your bus if you arrive early.

 

Arrival bus station: Buses from Grenoble arrive at the Lyon Part-Dieu Gare Routière bus station. This terminal is also next to a train station, so it's very convenient if you're planning to continue to other destinations by rail. The city center is about 1.5 miles (2.5 km) from the station. This may be too far to walk, especially with luggage, so you'll want to use public transportation to get downtown. Lyon is well connected by taxis and public transportation, including subway, trams, and buses available from early to late. The station’s facilities include a waiting area, locker and baggage storage services, a visitor information area, and a range of shops, cafés, and restaurants.

 

Which bus companies travel from Grenoble to Lyon?

There is just one bus company that offers service between Grenoble and Lyon. SNCF Autocar will service your bus journey to Lyon.

   

SNCF Autocar Grenoble to Lyon

SNCF Autocar provides bus services from Grenoble to Lyon using standard coaches. Their bus schedule offers direct routes as well as some journeys that require a transfer. The three departure times offered don't vary much between weekdays, weekends, and bank holidays. There are also non-stop trips as well as trips with stops, ranging from just a few to 10 or more stops. You should check the schedule to see how many stops your bus will make; the more stops there are, the greater the likelihood of delays. Generally, the journeys last from 1 hour 30 min. to 3 hours 30 min. In addition, the longer trips are often cheaper than those with no transfers or fewer stops. SNCF Autocar’s ticket policy prohibits exchanges or refunds once you purchase the ticket.

 

Grenoble to Lyon Bus: Services on board

Some buses may have Wi-Fi on board, but it is probably best to come prepared, since there is no guarantee of Wi-Fi. The same is true about charging outlets, so you should bring a battery pack or additional batteries if you think you'll need a recharge. You can travel with your pet, but unless it's an official service animal, you'll have to buy a ticket for it, which is usually half the price of the second-class fare. Dogs must be muzzled, and smaller pets have to be kept in an animal carrier. Standard carry-on luggage is allowed on board, and larger items will be stowed in the baggage compartment. Bicycles are permitted on coaches but are subject to space availability. If you're traveling with your bike, you should arrive early to have a better chance of getting it on board. SNCF Autocar offers services for people with disabilities, but you should contact the company in advance for any special assistance you'll be needing.

 

FAQs: Bus from Grenoble to Lyon

FAQs: Take the bus from Grenoble to Lyon with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Grenoble to Lyon.
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Cheap bus tickets from Grenoble to Lyon can start from as little as $6 (€5) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Grenoble to Lyon is $7 (€6); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The bus time to Lyon from Grenoble is on average 1 h 20 min   for the 57 mile (92 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Grenoble to Lyon by bus can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Grenoble to Lyon leaves at 9: 30 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Grenoble to Lyon leaves at 10: 55 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Grenoble to Lyon without having to change trains with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus or SNCF TER. There are 10 direct buses from Grenoble to Lyon each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a bus from Grenoble to Lyon, you can count on BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar, SNCF | Autocar, Movelia or SNCF TER for the best way to get you to Lyon. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service to Lyon from Grenoble and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When departing from Grenoble, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard, Grenoble, Avenue des Martyrs (Oxford) and Grenoble, Laboratoire de Physique des Milieux. When arriving in Lyon, you can end your journey in bus stations like Lyon, Perrache Bus Station, Lyon, Gare Perrache and Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Grenoble, Rue Emile Gueymard, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Lyon, Perrache Bus Station, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Lyon from Grenoble is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 20 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a bus from Grenoble to Lyon is May.
You have options as you can travel to Lyon from Grenoble 2 different ways: bus or train.

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