Lyon to Bilbao bus

Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Bilbao

Showing times and prices for May 29

Cheapest

45

Average

67

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.

BlaBlaCar Bus
04:50AMLyon13h40 06:30PMBilbao
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451One-way
Flixbus
09:15PMLyon15h55 01:10PMBilbao
0 transfers
501One-way
Flixbus
10:15PMLyon15h55 02:10PMBilbao
0 transfers
601One-way
Flixbus
11:30AMLyon18h35 06:05AMBilbao
0 transfers
701One-way
Flixbus
08:05PMLyon15h40 11:45AMBilbao
0 transfers
1101One-way

Bus schedule from Lyon to Bilbao

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, May 29
BlaBlaCar Bus
04:50AMLyon13h40 06:30PMBilbao
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Flixbus
11:30AMLyon18h35 06:05AMBilbao
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Flixbus
08:05PMLyon15h40 11:45AMBilbao
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Flixbus
09:15PMLyon15h55 01:10PMBilbao
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Flixbus
10:15PMLyon15h55 02:10PMBilbao
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Bus times from Lyon to Bilbao

Showing times and prices for May 29

Fastest Journey

13 h 40 m

Average

15 h 57 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

675 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Lyon for Bilbao every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

BlaBlaCar Bus
04:50AMLyon13h40 06:30PMBilbao
0 transfers
451One-way
Flixbus
08:05PMLyon15h40 11:45AMBilbao
0 transfers
1101One-way
Flixbus
10:15PMLyon15h55 02:10PMBilbao
0 transfers
601One-way
Flixbus
09:15PMLyon15h55 01:10PMBilbao
0 transfers
501One-way
Flixbus
11:30AMLyon18h35 06:05AMBilbao
0 transfers
701One-way

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Overview: Bus from Lyon to Bilbao

distanceDistance419 miles (675 km)
durationAverage bus duration13 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$53 (€47)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesAlsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Iberocoach, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International or Eurolines Switzerland

Buses from Lyon to Bilbao cover the 419 miles (675 km) long trip taking on average 13 h 40 min with our travel partners like Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Iberocoach, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International or Eurolines Switzerland. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $40 (€35), but the average price of bus tickets is $53 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Bilbao, Zorroza.

Bus providers: Alsa and FlixBus from Lyon to Bilbao

Find the best buses between Lyon and Bilbao with Omio's travel partners Alsa and FlixBus from $40 (€35). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Alsa
FlixBus

Alsa is the main bus company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on bus journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal buses with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.

  • Average Price: $50

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.

Lyon to Bilbao bus information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 13 h 50 min
  • Average Price: $40
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to Bilbao from Lyon

Take the bus to Bilbao easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Lyon to Bilbao.
FAQs

Travel between Lyon, France and Bilbao, Spain by bus is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Spain from France?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 24 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 screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Bilbao, Spain?

When traveling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/26/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Lyon to Bilbao before traveling.

The restriction level for your return bus to Lyon, France from Bilbao is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Lyon from Bilbao restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/26/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Lyon from Bilbao closer to your date of departure here here.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Lyon to Bilbao buses for as little as $40 (€35)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lyon to Bilbao bus price to come in at an average of $53 (€47)  one way.
The Lyon to Bilbao bus distance is approximately 419 miles (675 km).
The bus time between Lyon and Bilbao is on average 13 h 40 min  for the 419 miles (675 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Bilbao from Lyon by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Lyon bus stations to Bilbao 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 Bilbao include Bilbao, Zorroza, Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao, Abando (Estación).

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel around 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Bilbao most often arrive at Bilbao, Zorroza and need to travel around 3.7 miles (5.9 km) from this bus station to the city center.

For the journey from Lyon to Bilbao you can take a bus with Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Iberocoach, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International or Eurolines Switzerland. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to Bilbao from Lyon on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there is 1 bus a day from Lyon to Bilbao. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest bus departing from Lyon to Bilbao leaves at 4: 50 AM. The last bus departing from Lyon to Bilbao leaves at 10: 15 PM. You can find the latest Lyon to Bilbao bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase the Lyon to Bilbao bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $53 (€47). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses to Bilbao from Lyon. Look out for bus tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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