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Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Bern

Showing times and prices for May 22

Cheapest

$20

Average

$29

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 Bern will cost around $ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.

Flixbus
05:20AMLyon5h40 11:00AMBern
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$201One-way
Flixbus
03:15PMLyon5h40 08:55PMBern
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$291One-way
Flixbus
02:15PMLyon5h40 07:55PMBern
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$341One-way
Flixbus
06:45PMLyon4h50 11:35PMBern
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$341One-way

Bus schedule from Lyon to Bern

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Flixbus
05:20AMLyon5h40 11:00AMBern
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Flixbus
02:15PMLyon5h40 07:55PMBern
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Flixbus
03:15PMLyon5h40 08:55PMBern
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Flixbus
06:45PMLyon4h50 11:35PMBern
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Sun
May 22
$20Flixbus
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Mon
May 23
$18Flixbus
$188HOP!
Tue
May 24
$20Flixbus
$188Air France
Wed
May 25
$29Flixbus
$222Air France
Thu
May 26
$29Flixbus
$283Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
May 27
$22Flixbus
$188Air France
Sat
May 28
$17STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Sun
May 29
$29Flixbus
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Mon
May 30
$18Flixbus
$221Air France
Tue
May 31
$18Flixbus
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Wed
Jun 1
$20Flixbus
$116Air France
Thu
Jun 2
$18Flixbus
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Fri
Jun 3
$22Flixbus
$188Air France
Sat
Jun 4
$17STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Sun
Jun 5
$20Flixbus
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Mon
Jun 6
$29Flixbus
$223Air France
Tue
Jun 7
$18Flixbus
$124Air France
Wed
Jun 8
$18Flixbus
$116Air France
Thu
Jun 9
$18Flixbus
$116Air France
Fri
Jun 10
$18Flixbus
$116Air France

Bus times from Lyon to Bern

Showing times and prices for May 22

Fastest Journey

4 h 50 m

Average

5 h 27 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

240 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Lyon for Bern every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 240 km distance in an average of 5 h 27 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 5 h 40 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.

Flixbus
06:45PMLyon4h50 11:35PMBern
0 changes
$341One-way
Flixbus
03:15PMLyon5h40 08:55PMBern
0 changes
$291One-way
Flixbus
02:15PMLyon5h40 07:55PMBern
0 changes
$341One-way
Flixbus
05:20AMLyon5h40 11:00AMBern
0 changes
$201One-way

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Overview: Bus from Lyon to Bern

distanceDistance149 miles (240 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$22 (€20)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland or RegioJet

Buses from Lyon to Bern cover the 149 miles (240 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 30 min with our travel partners like STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland or RegioJet. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $22 (€20), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $17 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Bern.

Bus companies: FlixBus and Student Agency from Lyon to Bern

FlixBus and Student Agency buses will get you from Lyon to Bern from $17 (€15). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus
Student Agency

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $18

When purchasing your FlixBus bus tickets between Lyon and Bern, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Bus to Bern from Lyon

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FAQs

Is travel by bus currently allowed from Lyon, France to Bern, Switzerland?

Travel between Lyon, France and Bern, Switzerland by bus is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland from France?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bern, Switzerland?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/9/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Lyon and Bern as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering France from Bern, Switzerland?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • 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: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/20/22. 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 Lyon from Bern here.

How much do cheap buses to Bern from Lyon cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Lyon to Bern to cost as little as $17 (€15)  in the next 7 days.

How much is the bus between Lyon and Bern on average?

The bus price to Bern from Lyon is on average $22 (€20)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

How far is Bern from Lyon by bus?

You should expect to travel around 149 miles (240 km)  to Bern from Lyon by bus.

What is the Lyon to Bern bus travel time?

The Lyon to Bern bus duration is on average 4 h 30 min, which is to be expected when traveling 149 miles (240 km) from Lyon to Bern. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Which bus station from Lyon to Bern do I depart from? Which Bern bus station from Lyon do I arrive in?

Some of the Lyon bus stations to Bern you can start your journey from include Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu and Lyon, Dardilly. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Bern include Bern, Bern, Schutzenmatte Hbf and Bern, Park + Ride Neufeld.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu   and arriving in Bern.

Where is the bus station in Lyon to go to Bern? Where is the bus station in Bern located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Lyon Part Dieu, is located 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city center of Lyon.

The most popular arrival bus station, Bern, is located 0 miles (2 m) away from the city center of Bern.

What bus companies go from Lyon to Bern?

For the journey from Lyon to Bern you can take a bus with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland or RegioJet. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services to Bern from Lyon on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Are there any direct buses from Lyon to Bern?

Yes, there are direct buses between Lyon and Bern, and you can find a direct bus for this journey with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

What time is the earliest bus from Lyon to Bern? What time is the last bus from Lyon to Bern?

You can take the earliest bus from Lyon to Bern at 5: 20 AM   or take the last bus from Lyon to Bern leaving at 8: 30 PM. Look for the latest Lyon to Bern bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.

When should I purchase the Lyon to Bern bus for the best deals on tickets?

You can find buses to Bern from Lyon to cost on average $22 (€20) 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 Lyon to Bern bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.