Lyon to Paris bus

Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for Dec 09

Cheapest

40

Average

41

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

12:00PMLyon, Gare Perrache7h15 07:15PMParis
1 transfer
401One-way
05:00AMLyon5h45 10:45AMParis
0 transfers
421One-way

Bus schedule from Lyon to Paris

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05:00AMLyon5h45 10:45AMParis
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12:00PMLyon, Gare Perrache7h15 07:15PMParis
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Bus times from Lyon to Paris

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Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

Average

6 h 30 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

393 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Lyon for Paris every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

05:00AMLyon5h45 10:45AMParis
0 transfers
421One-way
12:00PMLyon, Gare Perrache7h15 07:15PMParis
1 transfer
401One-way

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Overview: Bus from Lyon to Paris

distanceDistance244 miles (393 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$25 (€22)
frequencyBus frequency10 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 10 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersBlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Flixbus, Infobus, Eurolines Switzerland, Movelia, Eurolines France, Ouibus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Lyon to Paris cover the 244 miles (393 km) long route taking on average 5 h 35 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Flixbus, Infobus, Eurolines Switzerland, Movelia, Eurolines France, Ouibus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 10 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $19 (€17), but the average price of bus tickets is $25 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).

Bus companies: Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus from Lyon to Paris

Travel from Lyon to Paris from $19 (€17) with Omio’s bus partners Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

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FlixBus
BlaBlaCar Bus

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.

    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 Paris bus information with FlixBus:

    • Average Duration: 5 h 48 min
    • FlixBus frequency: 7 a day

    BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a bus company operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the buses include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags per person.

    Bus information from Lyon to Paris with BlaBlaCar Bus:

    • Average Duration: 6 h 8 min
    • BlaBlaCar Bus frequency: 4 a day

    Buses from Lyon to Paris: Journey Details

    Across the country, bus travel in France is becoming a great alternative to train travel. Eurolines, the bus provider with the most bus connections across Europe, operates buses from Lyon to Paris. The direct journey takes around 6 hours. From Mondays to Saturdays there are four departures a day from the early morning into the evening. There is a reduced service on Sundays.

    Return buses from Paris to Lyon are also available.

    Taking the Bus from Lyon

    The Perrache Bus Station in Lyon lies within the city center, next to one of the three railway stations in Lyon and on Line A of the Metro system. Transports en Commun Lyonnais (TCL) operates an extensive network of over 100 local and regional buses, 2 funiculars and 4 tramway and Metro lines, as well as the Noctambul night bus which runs on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. A taxi rank is situated outside Lyon Perrache Bus Station.

    Getting into Paris by Bus

    Paris is a romantic and vibrant city with iconic monuments known the world over, such as the cloud-piercing Eiffel Tower and the majestic Arc de Triomphe. Notre Dame Cathedral sits beside the banks of the River Seine, on which visitors can enjoy both day and evening boat trips. World-class museums and galleries include the modern Pompidou Centre, as well as the huge halls of the Louvre and the Impressionist galleries in the Musee d'Orsay. Buses from Lyon to Paris arrive at the Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet station in the Saint Denis district of the city. The bus station is on the Gallieni stop of the Metro system. Sixteen Metro lines and a large bus network provide transport across the city, to the airports and to surrounding towns and villages. Paris has a night bus service called the Noctilien while taxis are available outside the bus station.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Paris from Lyon

    Travel Tips: Take the bus to Paris 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 Paris.
    FAQs
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus between Lyon and Paris for the next 7 days starting from $19 (€17)  one way.
    If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Lyon to Paris bus to cost on average $25 (€22)  one way.
    The Lyon to Paris bus distance is approximately 244 miles (393 km).
    The Lyon to Paris bus duration is on average 5 h 35 min, which is to be expected when traveling 244 miles (393 km) from Lyon to Paris. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    When departing from Lyon, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu and Lyon, Dardilly. When arriving in Paris, you can end your journey in bus stations like Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, Cours-la-Reine.

    Omio customers book a bus from Lyon Part Dieu   to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)   most frequently for this route.

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Lyon Part Dieu, is located 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city center of Lyon.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), is located 2.5 miles (4.1 km) away from the city center of Paris.

    When taking a bus from Lyon to Paris, you can count on BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Flixbus, Infobus, Eurolines Switzerland, Movelia, Eurolines France, Ouibus or BlaBlaCar for the best way to get you to Paris. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service between Lyon and Paris and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
    Yes, there are 10 direct buses per day from Lyon to Paris with Flixbus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your bus ticket.
    On average, there are 10 buses a day from Lyon to Paris. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest bus departing from Lyon to Paris leaves at 7: 30 PM. The last bus departing from Lyon to Paris leaves at 7: 30 PM. You can find the latest Lyon to Paris bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    The price of a one way bus ticket from Lyon to Paris is on average $25 (€22) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this journey. In general, you can find bus tickets to Paris from Lyon available a few months in advance.

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