Lyon to Lausanne bus

Fri, Jul 19
+ Add return
QR-Code
Scan to get our free app
Use our app to get live travel updates and book mobile tickets for trains, buses, flights, and ferries.
App Store
rate4.9
42K ratings
Google Play
rate4.6
136K reviews

Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Lausanne

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Lyon to Lausanne is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

BlaBlaCar
06:00PM2h10
Lyon
08:10PMLausanne
$181One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
05:30PM2h10
Lyon
07:40PMLausanne
$181One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
07:30PM2h30
Lyon
10:00PMLausanne
$201One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
06:30AM2h10
Lyon
08:40AMLausanne
$201One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
07:20AM3h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:50AMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
$311One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Lyon to Lausanne

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, July 19
FlixBus
07:20AM3h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:50AMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
08:10AM4h50
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
01:00PMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
1 transfer
FlixBus
08:15AM3h45
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
12:00PMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:15AM3h35
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
01:50PMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
0 transfers
Alsa
11:45AM2h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
02:15PMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
0 transfers
FlixBus
01:10PM3h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
04:50PMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
0 transfers
FlixBus
04:15PM3h50
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:05PMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
0 transfers
Alsa
04:45PM3h15
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:00PMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
0 transfers
FlixBus
08:45PM3h25
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
12:10AMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:30PM3h25
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
01:55AMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
0 transfers

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets Lyon to Lausanne by train or bus

Fri
Jul 19
Sat
Jul 20
Sun
Jul 21
Mon
Jul 22
Tue
Jul 23
Wed
Jul 24
Thu
Jul 25
Fri
Jul 26
Sat
Jul 27
Sun
Jul 28
Mon
Jul 29
Tue
Jul 30
Wed
Jul 31
Thu
Aug 01
Fri
Aug 02
Sat
Aug 03
Sun
Aug 04
Mon
Aug 05
Tue
Aug 06
Wed
Aug 07
Thu
Aug 08

Bus times from Lyon to Lausanne

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

3 h 34 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

162 km

Of the 10 buses that leave Lyon for Lausanne every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Alsa
11:45AM2h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
02:15PMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
$441One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Alsa
04:45PM3h15
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:00PMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
$421One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
08:45PM3h25
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
12:10AMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
$311One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:30PM3h25
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
01:55AMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
$311One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
07:20AM3h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:50AMLausanne, Parking du Vélodrome
$311One-way
0 transfers

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Alsa
Eurolines France
RegioJet
Bla Bla Bus

Overview: Bus from Lyon to Lausanne

distanceDistance100 miles (161 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 14 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$24 (€21)
frequencyBus frequency9 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 5 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersFlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Ourbus, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar Bus

Buses from Lyon to Lausanne cover the 100 miles (161 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 14 min with our travel partners like FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Ourbus, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar Bus. Normally, there are 9 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $24 (€21), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $14 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon, Perrache Bus Station and arrive in Lausanne, Parking du Vélodrome.

Bus companies: FlixBus, Alsa and BlaBlaCar from Lyon to Lausanne

Find the best buses to Lausanne from Lyon with Omio's travel partners FlixBus, Alsa and BlaBlaCar from $14 (€12). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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.

Lyon to Lausanne bus information with Alsa:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 14 min
  • Cheapest Price: $31
  • Alsa frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Bus from Lyon to Lausanne

FAQs: Take the bus from Lyon to Lausanne with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Lyon to Lausanne.
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Lausanne can start from as little as $14 (€12) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Lyon to Lausanne is $24 (€21); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The bus time from Lyon to Lausanne is on average 3 h 14 min   for the 100 mile (161 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Lyon to Lausanne by bus can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Lyon to Lausanne leaves at 5: 20 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Lyon to Lausanne leaves at 9: 30 PM.
Yes, there are 5 direct buses a day from Lyon to Lausanne with FlixBus or Alsa. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
Take the Lyon to Lausanne bus with FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Ourbus, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar Bus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the route between Lyon and Lausanne as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Lyon, Perrache Bus Station, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Lausanne, Parking du Vélodrome, located 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Lausanne from Lyon is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 14 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a bus from Lyon to Lausanne is June.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Lyon and Lausanne including taking a train or bus.

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
More routes, destinations and providers
Currency
Language