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 Florence will cost around $ 67 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 56.
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8 h 40 m
10 h 57 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Lyon for Florence every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 551 km distance in an average of 10 h 57 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 40 m .
The slowest buses will take 13 h 15 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||342 miles (551 km)|
|Average bus duration||12 h|
|Average bus ticket price||$65 (€52)|
|Bus companies||Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines France|
Buses from Lyon to Florence cover the 342 miles (551 km) long journey taking on average 12 h with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines France. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $65 (€52), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $52 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
Travel from Lyon to Florence from $52 (€42) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.
Omio helps you compare and book the perfect bus with FlixBus between Lyon and Florence 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 Lyon to Florence bus with FlixBus (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Lyon - Florence route and then book a cheap bus ticket with ease. The distance between Lyon and Florence by bus is 342 miles (551 km). You can book tickets for this FlixBus bus for as low as $52 (€42) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets between Lyon and Florence 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 Lyon - Florence bus ticket online and enjoy your trip!
Travel between Lyon, France and Florence, Italy 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 Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/21/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Florence from Lyon before traveling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Florence to Lyon is: Partially open
Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
What are the requirements?
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/20/21. 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 Florence here.
There are a few bus stations in Lyon to start your route from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. In Florence you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1, Florence, Viale Filippo Strozzi and Florence, Santa Caterina D'Alessandria.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
Passengers booking this route 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 Florence most often arrive at Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1 and need to travel around 4 mile (s) / 6 km from this bus station to the city center.
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