The cheapest buses from Lyon to La Rochelle

Showing times and prices for Oct 18

Cheapest

$42

Average

$43

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 La Rochelle will cost around $ 43 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 42.

03:20PMLyon6h50 10:10PMLa Rochelle
0 changes
$421One-way
Cheapest
04:30PMLyon, Gare Perrache15h10 07:40AMLa Rochelle
1 changes
$431One-way
10:10AMLyon7h20 05:30PMLa Rochelle
0 changes
$431One-way

Timetable Lyon to La Rochelle

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10:10AMLyon7h20 05:30PMLa Rochelle
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03:20PMLyon6h50 10:10PMLa Rochelle
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04:30PMLyon, Gare Perrache15h10 07:40AMLa Rochelle
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Oct 18
$98SNCF | TGV INOUI
$43Flixbus
Thu
Oct 21
$78SNCF | TGV INOUI
$28Flixbus
Fri
Oct 22
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$49Flixbus
Sat
Oct 23
$156SNCF | TGV INOUI
$68Flixbus
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Oct 24
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$48BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 25
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$48BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Oct 26
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$43BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 27
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$55BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 28
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Oct 29
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The fastest buses from Lyon to La Rochelle

Showing times and prices for Oct 18

Fastest Journey

6 h 50 m

Average

9 h 46 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

466 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Lyon for La Rochelle every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 466 km distance in an average of 9 h 46 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 15 h 10 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.

03:20PMLyon6h50 10:10PMLa Rochelle
0 changes
$421One-way
10:10AMLyon7h20 05:30PMLa Rochelle
0 changes
$431One-way
Fastest
04:30PMLyon, Gare Perrache15h10 07:40AMLa Rochelle
1 changes
$431One-way

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Bus Information to La Rochelle from Lyon

distanceDistance288 miles (465 km)
durationAverage bus duration15 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$46 (€38)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersBlaBlaCar or Flixbus

Buses from Lyon to La Rochelle cover the 288 miles (465 km) long trip taking on average 15 h 10 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $28 (€23), but the average price of bus tickets is $46 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in La Rochelle, Jean Moulin.

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Travel with FlixBus between Lyon and La Rochelle

FlixBus buses will get you from Lyon to La Rochelle from $28 (€23). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

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It’s easy to book your FlixBus bus ticket between Lyon and La Rochelle online with Omio! Simply check the current FlixBus bus schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Lyon and La Rochelle as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that bus and book cheap FlixBus bus tickets online. Prices for FlixBus buses from Lyon to La Rochelle start at $28 (€23) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 288 miles (465 km). If you search for FlixBus buses in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by bus from Lyon to La Rochelle. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Lyon to La Rochelle FlixBus bus ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

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Buses from Lyon to La Rochelle
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FAQs
How much does a cheap bus from Lyon to La Rochelle cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Lyon to La Rochelle for the next 7 days starting from $28 (€23)  one way.
What is the cost of a bus between Lyon and La Rochelle?
The Lyon to La Rochelle bus ticket price is on average $46 (€38)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
How far is Lyon to La Rochelle by bus?
The Lyon to La Rochelle bus distance is approximately 288 miles (465 km).
How long is a bus from Lyon to La Rochelle on average?
The bus time between Lyon and La Rochelle is on average 15 h 10 min  for the 288 miles (465 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Lyon and La Rochelle by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What bus station in Lyon goes to La Rochelle? What bus station do I come into La Rochelle from Lyon?

When taking a bus from Lyon, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. When you arrive in La Rochelle, your bus can arrive in bus stations including La Rochelle, Jean Moulin, La Rochelle, Place De Verdun and La Rochelle, Gare routière.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Lyon Part Dieu   to La Rochelle, Jean Moulin.

Where is the departure bus station in Lyon located? Where is the arrival bus station in La Rochelle located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at La Rochelle, Jean Moulin, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

Which bus providers can take me from Lyon to La Rochelle?
When taking a bus from Lyon to La Rochelle, you can count on BlaBlaCar or Flixbus for the best way to get you to La Rochelle. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service from Lyon to La Rochelle and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
When can I take the first bus from Lyon to La Rochelle? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the first bus from Lyon to La Rochelle at 4: 50 AM. The last bus from Lyon to La Rochelle that you can take departs at 9: 25 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Lyon to La Rochelle schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I book bus tickets from Lyon to La Rochelle for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this route and save money. If you buy bus tickets from Lyon to La Rochelle within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $46 (€38) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your bus ticket from Lyon to La Rochelle a few months in advance.

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