Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Madrid

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Cheapest

$71

Average

$97

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 Madrid will cost around $ 97 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 71.

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05:00AMLyon15h20 08:20PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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$711One-way
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05:00AMLyon17h05 10:05PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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$711One-way
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$1231One-way
05:00AMLyon17h05 10:05PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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$1231One-way

Bus schedule from Lyon to Madrid

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Jan 21
$47Flixbus
$94Air Nostrum
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Jan 22
$123Eurolines Switzerland
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Jan 23
$99Union Ivkoni International
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Jan 24
$44Flixbus
$69Air Nostrum
Tue
Jan 25
$35Flixbus
$64Air Nostrum
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Jan 26
$35Flixbus
$47Air Nostrum
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Jan 27
$48Flixbus
$47Iberia Express
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Jan 28
$49Alsa
$47Air Nostrum
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Jan 29
$47Alsa
$69Air Nostrum
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Jan 30
$83Union Ivkoni International
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Jan 31
$123Eurolines Switzerland
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Feb 1
$76Union Ivkoni International
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Feb 2
$47Flixbus
$47Air Nostrum
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Feb 3
$47Alsa
$47Air Nostrum
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Feb 4
$123Eurolines Switzerland
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Feb 5
$47Alsa
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$47Alsa
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$35Flixbus
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Bus times from Lyon to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Jan 21

Fastest Journey

15 h 20 m

Average

16 h 12 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

912 km

It's difficult to get from Lyon to Madrid without transferring at least once.

Fastest
05:00AMLyon15h20 08:20PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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$1231One-way
Fastest
05:00AMLyon15h20 08:20PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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$711One-way
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05:00AMLyon17h05 10:05PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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$1231One-way
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05:00AMLyon17h05 10:05PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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$711One-way

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Overview: Bus from Lyon to Madrid

distanceDistance565 miles (912 km)
durationAverage bus duration15 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$62 (€52)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International, Isilines or Linebus

Buses from Lyon to Madrid cover the 565 miles (912 km) long trip taking on average 15 h 20 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International, Isilines or Linebus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $62 (€52), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $35 (€29). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Bus providers: FlixBus and Alsa from Lyon to Madrid

Find the best buses to Madrid from Lyon with Omio's travel partners FlixBus and Alsa from $35 (€29). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

FlixBus
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FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $35

FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets between Lyon and Madrid and when traveling by bus:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Bus to Madrid from Lyon

Take the bus to Madrid 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 Madrid.
FAQs

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by bus between Lyon and Madrid?

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

Can I enter Spain from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

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

All travelers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Madrid from Lyon as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to France from Madrid, Spain?

Return travel from Spain to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Lyon from Madrid?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

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:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/19/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Lyon from Madrid.

How much does a cheap bus from Lyon to Madrid cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Lyon to Madrid to cost as little as $35 (€29)  in the next 7 days.

What is the price of a bus ticket to Madrid from Lyon?

The Lyon to Madrid bus ticket price is on average $62 (€52)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.

What is the distance from Lyon to Madrid by bus?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Madrid from Lyon by bus to be approximately 565 miles (912 km).

What is the Lyon to Madrid bus travel time?

The Lyon to Madrid bus duration is on average 15 h 20 min, which is to be expected when traveling 565 miles (912 km) from Lyon to Madrid. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What bus station in Lyon goes to Madrid? What bus station do I come into Madrid 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 Madrid, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Lyon Part Dieu   to Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Where is the bus station in Lyon to go to Madrid? Where is the bus station in Madrid located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center.

Which bus providers can get me from Lyon to Madrid?

For the best Lyon to Madrid bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International, Isilines or Linebus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services between Lyon and Madrid to compare what amenities they may offer.

Can I find a direct bus from Lyon to Madrid?

Yes, there are direct buses between Lyon and Madrid, and you can find a direct bus for this route with Union Ivkoni International  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

What are the first and last departure bus times from Lyon to Madrid?

You can take the first bus from Lyon to Madrid at 12: 00 PM. The last bus from Lyon to Madrid that you can take departs at 3: 05 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Lyon to Madrid schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I purchase bus tickets from Lyon to Madrid to score the best deals?

You can find buses to Madrid from Lyon to cost on average $62 (€52) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Lyon to Madrid bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.