The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Lyon to La Rochelle is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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10 h 35 m
14 h 23 m
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Of the 8 buses that leave Lyon for La Rochelle every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||288 miles (465 km)|
|Average bus duration||14 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$41 (€35)|
|Bus providers||BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Lyon to La Rochelle cover the 288 miles (465 km) long journey taking on average 14 h 45 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $32 (€28), but the average price of bus tickets is $41 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in La Rochelle, Gare routière.
You can travel by bus between Lyon and La Rochelle with BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus for as low as $32 (€28). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a bus company operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the buses include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags per person.
When departing from Lyon, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Routière de Perrache and Lyon, Perrache (Brasserie Georges). When arriving in La Rochelle, you can end your trip in bus stations like La Rochelle, Gare routière, La Rochelle, Jean Moulin and La Rochelle, P+R Jean Moulin.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Lyon, Gare Perrache, which is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at La Rochelle, Gare routière, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.
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