The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Lyon to Montpellier is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 1 buses that leave Lyon for Montpellier every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||154 miles (249 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 35 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$11 (€9)|
|Bus frequency||7 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 5 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Flixbus, Movelia, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland|
Buses from Lyon to Montpellier cover the 154 miles (249 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Flixbus, Movelia, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. Normally, there are 7 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $9 (€8), but the average price of bus tickets is $11 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Montpellier, Rue de la Madeleine (Sabines).
Find the best buses from Lyon to Montpellier with Omio's travel partners FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus and Alsa from $9 (€8). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
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.
Lyon to Montpellier bus information with FlixBus:
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.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
Bus information from Lyon to Montpellier with BlaBlaCar Bus:
When departing from Lyon, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu and Lyon, Dardilly. When arriving in Montpellier, you can end your trip in bus stations like Montpellier, Rue de la Madeleine (Sabines), Montpellier, Avenue du Colonel André and Montpellier, Arrêt OUIBUS Parking Circé.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Lyon, Gare Perrache, which is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Montpellier, Rue de la Madeleine (Sabines), located 4.6 miles (7.4 km) away from the city centre.
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