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 Lausanne to Lyon will cost around $ 13 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 12.
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1 h 50 m
2 h 2 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Lausanne for Lyon every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 162 km distance in an average of 2 h 2 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 50 m .
The slowest buses will take 2 h 20 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||100 miles (161 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 15 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$14 (€11)|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France|
Buses from Lausanne to Lyon cover the 100 miles (161 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, RegioJet, Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $12 (€10), but the average price of bus tickets is $14 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Lausanne and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
Find the best buses between Lausanne and Lyon with Omio's travel partners FlixBus and Student Agency from $12 (€10). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
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 between Lausanne and Lyon.
Omio helps you compare and book the perfect bus with FlixBus from Lausanne 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 Lausanne to Lyon bus with FlixBus (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Lausanne - Lyon trip and then book a cheap bus ticket with ease. The distance between Lausanne and Lyon by bus is 100 miles (161 km). You can book tickets for this FlixBus bus for as low as $12 (€10) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets between Lausanne and 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 Lausanne - Lyon bus ticket online and enjoy your trip!
Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your bus tickets from Lausanne to Lyon due to the coronavirus:
Travel between Lausanne, Switzerland and Lyon, France by bus is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/24/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Lausanne to Lyon as this information can change.
Return travel from France to Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/23/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Lausanne from Lyon.
There are a few bus stations in Lausanne to start your journey from including Lausanne, Beau-Site (Avenue du Grey), Lausanne and Lausanne, Gare. 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 Lausanne and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Lausanne, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 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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