The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Mannheim to Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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|Distance||308 miles (497 km)|
|Average bus duration||10 h 26 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$59 (€52)|
|Bus providers||BlaBlaCar Bus or Flixbus|
Buses from Mannheim to Lyon cover the 308 miles (497 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 26 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $59 (€52), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $46 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Mannheim, Mannheim Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
You can travel by bus from Mannheim to Lyon with FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus for as low as $46 (€40). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
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.
Mannheim to Lyon bus information with FlixBus:
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.
Travel by bus between Mannheim, Germany and Lyon, France is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 2/21/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Mannheim to Lyon closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from France to Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 2/21/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Mannheim from Lyon.
There are a few bus stations in Mannheim to start your journey from including Mannheim, Mannheim Hauptbahnhof, Mannheim Hbf and Mannheim, ZOB (Heinrich-Von-Stephan-Straße). In Lyon you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu and Lyon, Dardilly.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Mannheim, Mannheim Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Mannheim, Mannheim Hauptbahnhof, is located 3.2 miles (5.2 km) from the city center of Mannheim.
The most popular arrival bus station, Lyon, Gare Perrache, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center of Lyon.
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