The cheapest buses from Lyon to Milan

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Cheapest

$39

Average

$39

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 $ 39 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 39.

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08:30AMLyon, Gare Lyon-Perrache7h00 03:30PMMilan
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$391One-way

Timetable Lyon to Milan

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Sep 22
$39Union Ivkoni International
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$24BlaBlaCar Bus
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$31Flixbus
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$24Flixbus
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$24Flixbus
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The fastest buses from Lyon to Milan

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Fastest Journey

7 h

Average

7 h

Buses per day

1

Distance

339 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Lyon for Milan every day 1 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 7 h but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 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.

08:30AMLyon, Gare Lyon-Perrache7h00 03:30PMMilan
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$391One-way

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Bus Information between Lyon and Milan

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$33 (€27)
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 trip taking on average 6 h 25 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Union Ivkoni International, BlaBlaCar Bus or Baltour. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $24 (€19), but the average price of bus tickets is $33 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.

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.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your bus tickets from Lyon to Milan due to the coronavirus:

    • 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.

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    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 travel by bus currently allowed from Lyon, France to Milan, Italy?

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

    Is international entry into Milan from Lyon restricted?

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

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

    The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

    The above information was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Lyon and Milan closer to your date of departure here

    Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Lyon, France from Milan, Italy?

    The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Milan to Lyon is: Partially open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Italy?

    Reentry to 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?

    What are the requirements?

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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

    Last checked on 9/20/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Lyon from Milan here.

    What is the price of the cheapest bus from Lyon to Milan?
    Bus tickets between Lyon and Milan for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $24 (€19)  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much does it cost to take a bus from Lyon to Milan?
    The bus price from Lyon to Milan is on average $33 (€27)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
    How far is it from Lyon to Milan by bus?
    The distance from Lyon to Milan by bus is approximately 210 miles (339 km).
    What is the Lyon to Milan bus travel time?
    The Lyon to Milan bus duration is on average 6 h 25 min, which is to be expected when traveling 210 miles (339 km) between Lyon and Milan. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, 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?

    There are a few bus stations in Lyon to start your route from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. In Milan you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Milan, Stazione Centrale, Milan, MILANO - P. Zza Laghi usc. Autostrada new svinc and Milan, Largo Tazio Nuvolari (Romolo).

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

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

    Passengers board the bus most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Milan, Stazione Centrale, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.

    Which bus companies can take me between Lyon and Milan?
    For the best Lyon to Milan bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Union Ivkoni International, BlaBlaCar Bus or Baltour. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services to Milan from Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Are there any direct buses from Lyon to Milan?
    Yes, you can look for direct buses from Lyon to Milan with Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
    When can I take the first bus from Lyon to Milan? When can I take the last bus for the day?
    The earliest bus for this route departs from Lyon at 5: 20 AM. The last bus leaves from Lyon at 11: 40 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Lyon to Milan and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    How early should I purchase bus tickets between Lyon and Milan to score the best deals?
    You can find buses to Milan from Lyon to cost on average $33 (€27) 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 Milan bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
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    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Lyon
    Milan
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