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Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Union Ivkoni International
01:30PM23h00
Lyon, Gare Perrache
12:30PMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
$661One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
BlaBlaCar Bus
02:00PM19h25
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:25AMMadrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses
$1011One-way
1 transfer
BlaBlaCar Bus
04:30PM16h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:10AMMadrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses
$1061One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
04:05PM16h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:45AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
$1451One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
01:30PM18h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:10AMMadrid
$1521One-way
1 transfer

Bus schedule from Lyon to Madrid

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, July 25
FlixBus
09:30AM22h45
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:15AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
1 transfer
FlixBus
10:45AM23h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:15AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
2 transfers
FlixBus
11:40AM22h35
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:15AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
2 transfers
FlixBus
12:20PM21h55
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:15AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
2 transfers
FlixBus
12:30PM20h15
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:45AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
1 transfer
FlixBus
12:50PM24h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
01:20PMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
1 transfer
Union Ivkoni International
01:30PM23h00
Lyon, Gare Perrache
12:30PMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
0 transfers
FlixBus
01:30PM20h45
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:15AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
2 transfers
FlixBus
01:30PM18h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:10AMMadrid
1 transfer
BlaBlaCar Bus
02:00PM19h25
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:25AMMadrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses
1 transfer
FlixBus
02:00PM20h15
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:15AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
2 transfers
FlixBus
02:30PM19h45
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:15AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
2 transfers
FlixBus
03:15PM19h00
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:15AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
1 transfer
FlixBus
04:05PM16h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:45AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
04:30PM16h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:10AMMadrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses
0 transfers

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Bus times from Lyon to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Fastest Journey

16 h 40 m

Average

20 h 38 m

Buses per day

15

Distance

912 km

Of the 15 buses that leave Lyon for Madrid every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
BlaBlaCar Bus
04:30PM16h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:10AMMadrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses
$1061One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
FlixBus
04:05PM16h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:45AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
$1451One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
01:30PM18h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:10AMMadrid
$1521One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
03:15PM19h00
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:15AMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
$1811One-way
1 transfer
BlaBlaCar Bus
02:00PM19h25
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:25AMMadrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses
$1011One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Bus from Lyon to Madrid

distanceDistance565 miles (912 km)
durationAverage bus duration16 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$179 (€155)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 2 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, FlixBus, Ourbus, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar or Infobus

Buses from Lyon to Madrid cover the 565 miles (912 km) long trip taking on average 16 h 40 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, FlixBus, Ourbus, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar or Infobus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $179 (€155), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $35 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon, Perrache Bus Station and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses.

Bus providers: BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa and FlixBus from Lyon to Madrid

You can travel by bus from Lyon to Madrid with BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa and FlixBus for as low as $35 (€30). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Alsa is the main provider of bus travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of buses with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal bus with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other bus tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.

Alsa from Lyon to Madrid bus information:

  • Average Duration: 17 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: $46

FAQs: Bus from Lyon to Madrid

FAQs: Take the bus from Lyon to Madrid 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 Madrid.
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Madrid can start from as little as $35 (€30) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Lyon to Madrid is $179 (€155); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Lyon to Madrid bus time is 16 h 40 min   covering the 565 mile (912 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Lyon to Madrid leaves at 6: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Lyon to Madrid leaves at 10: 59 PM.
Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day from Lyon to Madrid with BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, FlixBus or Ourbus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
When taking a bus from Lyon to Madrid, you can count on BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, FlixBus, Ourbus, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar or Infobus for the best way to get you to Madrid. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service between Lyon and Madrid and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When departing from Lyon, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Lyon, Perrache Bus Station, Lyon, Gare Perrache and Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu. When arriving in Madrid, you can end your route in bus stations like Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses, Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4 and Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

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 Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses, located 3.1 miles (5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Lyon to Madrid by bus is October.
You have options as you can travel from Lyon to Madrid 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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