Lyon to Paris bus

Thu, Jul 25
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Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Cheapest

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.

Cheapest
FlixBus
05:30AM5h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
11:00AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
$141One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
12:50PM6h45
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
07:35PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
$141One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
03:15PM6h00
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:15PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
$141One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
02:20PM6h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:50PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
$141One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
11:15AM6h00
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
05:15PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
$141One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Lyon to Paris

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, July 25
FlixBus
01:45AM6h10
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
07:55AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
02:30AM5h55
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:25AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
02:45AM5h15
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:00AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
03:00AM5h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:40AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
03:35AM6h10
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:45AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
04:00AM5h20
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:20AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
04:05AM5h25
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:30AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
Alsa
05:00AM5h45
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:45AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
05:00AM5h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:40AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
05:00AM5h45
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:45AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
05:30AM5h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
11:00AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
06:05AM5h45
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
11:50AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
06:50AM5h35
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
12:25PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
07:15AM5h35
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
12:50PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
08:40AM6h35
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
03:15PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:20AM6h10
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
03:30PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
10:50AM6h35
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
05:25PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:15AM6h00
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
05:15PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
12:00PM6h15
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
06:15PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
12:50PM6h45
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
07:35PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
02:20PM6h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:50PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
03:15PM6h00
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:15PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
03:20PM6h15
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:35PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
04:40PM5h40
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:20PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
04:45PM5h50
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
10:35PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
05:05PM6h00
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
11:05PMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:40PM6h20
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
06:00AMParis, Roissypôle Bus Station
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:50PM5h10
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
05:00AMParis, Massy-Palaiseau
0 transfers

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Bus times from Lyon to Paris

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Fastest Journey

5 h 10 m

Average

5 h 54 m

Buses per day

28

Distance

393 km

Of the 28 buses that leave Lyon for Paris every day 28 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
FlixBus
11:50PM5h10
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
05:00AMParis, Massy-Palaiseau
$271One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
BlaBlaCar Bus
02:45AM5h15
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
08:00AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
$171One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
04:00AM5h20
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:20AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
$321One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
04:05AM5h25
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
09:30AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
$181One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
05:30AM5h30
Lyon, Perrache Bus Station
11:00AMParis, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)
$141One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Lyon to Paris

distanceDistance244 miles (393 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$46 (€40)
frequencyBus frequency12 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 12 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Movelia or Eurolines Switzerland

Buses from Lyon to Paris cover the 244 miles (393 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 10 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Movelia or Eurolines Switzerland. Normally, there are 12 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $46 (€40), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon, Perrache Bus Station and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).

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

Travel to Paris from Lyon from $10 (€9) with Omio’s bus partners BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Alsa! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

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.

Bus information from Lyon to Paris with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: $12
  • FlixBus frequency: 8 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.

FAQs: Bus from Lyon to Paris

FAQs: Take the bus from Lyon to Paris 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 Paris.
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Paris can start from as little as $12 (€10) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Lyon to Paris is $46 (€40); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The bus time from Lyon to Paris is on average 5 h 10 min   for the 244 mile (393 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Paris from Lyon by bus can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Lyon to Paris leaves at 2: 20 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Lyon to Paris leaves at 10: 50 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Lyon to Paris without having to change trains with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus or Alsa. There are 12 direct buses from Lyon to Paris each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a bus from Lyon to Paris, you can count on BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Movelia or Eurolines Switzerland for the best way to get you to Paris. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service from Lyon to Paris 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 Paris, you can end your trip in bus stations like Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Porte Maillot and Paris, Gare Paris Bercy.

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 Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), located 2.5 miles (4.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Lyon to Paris by bus is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Paris from Lyon including taking a train, bus or flight.

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