Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Milan

Showing times and prices for Jan 23

Cheapest

$23

Average

$27

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 Milan will cost around $ 27 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 23.

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01:40AMLyon, Gare Perrache6h20 08:00AMMilan
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$231One-way
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06:25AMLyon, Gare Perrache7h20 01:45PMMilan
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$231One-way
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02:55PMLyon, Gare Perrache6h45 09:40PMMilan
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$361One-way

Bus schedule from Lyon to Milan

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01:40AMLyon, Gare Perrache6h20 08:00AMMilan
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06:25AMLyon, Gare Perrache7h20 01:45PMMilan
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02:55PMLyon, Gare Perrache6h45 09:40PMMilan
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Jan 24
$48Trenitalia
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
Jan 25
$42Trenitalia
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$193Air France
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Jan 26
$30Trenitalia
$23Flixbus
$193Air France
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Jan 27
$30Trenitalia
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Jan 28
$57Trenitalia
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$195Air France
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Jan 29
$35Trenitalia
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Jan 30
$48Trenitalia
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$193Air France
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Jan 31
$30Trenitalia
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$193Air France
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Feb 1
$35Trenitalia
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$195Air France
Wed
Feb 2
$35Trenitalia
$23Flixbus
$205Air France
Thu
Feb 3
$35Trenitalia
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$195Air France
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Feb 4
$42Trenitalia
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$195Air France
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Feb 6
$42Trenitalia
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$127Air France
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Feb 7
$42Trenitalia
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$127Air France
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$127Air France
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Feb 9
$35Trenitalia
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$129Air France
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Feb 10
$35Trenitalia
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$127Air France
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Feb 11
$42Trenitalia
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$127Air France

Bus times from Lyon to Milan

Showing times and prices for Jan 23

Fastest Journey

6 h 20 m

Average

6 h 48 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

339 km

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

These direct buses cover the 339 km distance in an average of 6 h 48 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 20 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.

Fastest
01:40AMLyon, Gare Perrache6h20 08:00AMMilan
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$231One-way
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02:55PMLyon, Gare Perrache6h45 09:40PMMilan
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$361One-way
06:25AMLyon, Gare Perrache7h20 01:45PMMilan
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$231One-way

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Overview: Bus from Lyon to Milan

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$23 (€19)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Union Ivkoni International, BlaBlaCar Bus or Baltour

Buses from Lyon to Milan cover the 210 miles (339 km) long route taking on average 6 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Union Ivkoni International, BlaBlaCar Bus or Baltour. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $23 (€19), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $23 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.

Bus providers: FlixBus from Lyon to Milan

You can travel by bus to Milan from Lyon with FlixBus for as low as $23 (€19). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

FlixBus

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: $23

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your FlixBus bus ticket to Milan from Lyon:

  • 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

Buses from Lyon to Milan

Buses in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of bus companies offering both domestic and international routes. Buses from Lyon to Milan are operated by Flixbus, Ouibus, Baltour, and Eurolines. Flixbus operates approximately 5 direct buses per day, with a journey time of approximately 6½ hours.

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Lyon to Milan Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Lyon to Milan when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€40

1 Day in Advance

€36

1 Week in Advance

€29

2 Weeks in Advance

€19

1 Month in Advance

€19

3 Months in Advance

€19

Lyon to Milan Buses: General Information


Buses traveling from Lyon to Milan are usually cheaper than taking a flight or the train, taking at least 6½ hours to arrive Milan.


  • autobus All Lyon to Milan buses are run by Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines or Baltour.
  • autobus All buses are direct, depart from either Lyon Gare Sncf Part Dieu or Gare Lyon-Perrache and arrive at Milan's Autostazione Lampugnano bus station.
  • autobus The Lyon to Milan bus trip takes approximately 6 hours and 25 minutes to arrive in Lyon.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Lyon to Milan bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Lyon to Milan buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 10% cheaper to book a Lyon to Milan bus ticket a day in advance as opposed to pruchasing a ticket at the station.
  • Lyon to Milan bus tickets are 28% cheaper on average when booked 1 week in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.
  • Buses from Lyon to Milan are 53% cheaper on average when booked a month in advance as opposed to purchasing a ticket the day you intend to travel.

Travel Tips: Bus to Milan from Lyon

Take the bus to Milan 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 Milan.
FAQs

Is cross-border travel by bus between Lyon, France and Milan, Italy allowed?

Travel between Lyon, France and Milan, Italy by bus is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Italy from France?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

When traveling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/21/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Lyon and Milan before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Milan, Italy to Lyon, France?

Return travel from Italy to France is: Partially open.

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

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

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

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 1/21/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Lyon from Milan.

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

Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Milan for as low as $23 (€19)  for the next 7 days.

What is the price of a bus ticket between Lyon and Milan?

If you’re looking to purchase your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lyon to Milan bus price to come in at an average of $23 (€19)  one way.

How far is it from Lyon to Milan by bus?

The Lyon to Milan bus distance is approximately 210 miles (339 km).

How long is the bus ride to Milan from Lyon?

On average the Lyon to Milan bus time is 6 h 45 min  covering the 210 miles (339 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by bus from Lyon to Milan, which bus station in Lyon do I depart from and which bus station in Milan do I arrive in?

When taking the bus between Lyon and Milan, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. Your trip can end in bus stations such as Milan, Stazione Centrale, Milan, MILANO - P. Zza Laghi usc. Autostrada new svinc and Milan, Largo Tazio Nuvolari (Romolo).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Lyon Part Dieu   and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.

Where is the Lyon bus station located? Where is the Milan bus station located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Milan most often arrive at Milan, Stazione Centrale and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from this bus station to the city center.

What bus providers go from Lyon to Milan?

Take the Lyon to Milan bus with Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Union Ivkoni International, BlaBlaCar Bus or Baltour. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the route between Lyon and Milan as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I buy a direct bus from Lyon to Milan?

Yes, you can find a direct bus from Lyon to Milan with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar Bus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

When can I take the first bus from Lyon to Milan? When can I take the last bus for the day?

The first Lyon to Milan bus departs at 5: 25 AM   and the last bus from Lyon to Milan leaves at 9: 55 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Lyon to Milan on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I buy Lyon to Milan bus tickets to get the best deals?

If you buy a bus ticket from Lyon to Milan within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $23 (€19) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Lyon and Milan are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.