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 Lyon to Barcelona will cost around $ 168 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 168.
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It's difficult to get from Lyon to Barcelona without transferring at least once.
|Distance||329 miles (530 km)|
|Average bus duration||7 h 25 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$41 (€33)|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Linebus or Alsa|
Buses from Lyon to Barcelona cover the 329 miles (530 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 25 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Linebus or Alsa. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $41 (€33), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $21 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
Alsa and FlixBus buses will get you between Lyon and Barcelona from $21 (€17). 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 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 Lyon and Barcelona.
Omio helps you find the perfect Lyon - Barcelona bus with FlixBus. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus between Lyon and Barcelona, Omio shows you FlixBus’s current bus schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best bus ticket for your upcoming Lyon to Barcelona journey. You can expect to travel around 329 miles (530 km) from Lyon to Barcelona on a bus with FlixBus. Once you are ready, buy your one-way FlixBus tickets between Lyon and Barcelona starting as low as $36 (€29) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus instead of purchasing tickets at the bus station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with FlixBus!
Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your bus tickets between Lyon and Barcelona due to the coronavirus:
With numerous departures per day, travelers can sit back and relax on the 400-mile journey along the coast of the Balearic. Buses to Barcelona depart from Lyon at least 7 times per day, with a mixture of direct and indirect coaches. Passengers can cross the border into Spain, arriving in Barcelona in as little as 8 hours. The fastest route is the direct, overnight service, allowing passengers to wake in the cosmopolitan Catalonian capital fresh, and ready for the day ahead.
Buses from Lyon to Barcelona are served by three main bus providers: Ouibus, Eurolines and Linebus. All three providers offer at least one direct departure per day. Ouibus offer the most connecting routes, with transfers usually taking place in another French station en route.
Journey times vary along the 400-mile route. Both Ouibus and Eurolines offer the fastest journey time of 8 hours, traveling through the night for arrival in Barcelona the following morning. Linebus services tend to be slower, their mid-afternoon journey taking nearly 11 hours to complete the route. Indirect journeys take upwards of 13 hours.
Every day, passengers can expect between 4 and 7 direct departures, with a further 2 to 4 indirect services. With at least 7 departures per day, passengers are sure to find a route that fits their schedule. There are options for departure throughout the day, though many services congregate around evening departure times, for easy overnight travel avoiding congestion.
Departure station: Buses depart from Lyon, Gare Perrache, the largest railway in the Perrache district. Trains to Gare Perrache connect Lyon to both Marseille and Geneva as well as Metro lines A to D which also provide onward travel. Numerous local buses are available, include an airport shuttle bus.
Arrival station: Stations arrive at both Barcelona Estación Nord and Barcelona Sants Station. Barcelona Sants is the main train station located in the west of the city, so onward travel should be easy to organize. Barcelona Estación Nord is about 3 miles from Barcelona Sants. It was once the main rail station but has since been closed and is now used as a bus station instead.
Travel between Lyon, France and Barcelona, Spain by bus is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/19/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Lyon and Barcelona before traveling.
The restriction level for your return bus to Lyon, France from Barcelona is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/19/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Lyon from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here here.
Some of the Lyon bus stations to Barcelona you can start your journey from include Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Barcelona include Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Barcelona most often arrive at Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this bus station to the city center.
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