The cheapest buses from Munich to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

$47

Average

$85

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 Munich to Lyon will cost around $ 85 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 47.

Cheapest
09:00AMMünchen, ZOB12h10 09:10PMLyon, Gare Perrache
0 changes
$471One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:35PMMünchen, ZOB16h35 01:10PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$581One-way
05:00AMMünchen, ZOB16h20 09:20PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$1491One-way

Timetable Munich to Lyon

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05:00AMMünchen, ZOB16h20 09:20PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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09:00AMMünchen, ZOB12h10 09:10PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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08:35PMMünchen, ZOB16h35 01:10PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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Sun
Sep 26
$115Deutsche Bahn with connection
$118BlaBlaCar Bus
$234Air France
Mon
Sep 27
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47Flixbus
$246HOP!
Tue
Sep 28
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Flixbus
$232Air France
Wed
Sep 29
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$45Flixbus
$246HOP!
Thu
Sep 30
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
$41Flixbus
$204Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$301Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Oct 2
$72Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$246Air France
Sun
Oct 3
$72Deutsche Bahn with connection
$45Flixbus
$232Air France
Mon
Oct 4
$72Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$232HOP!
Tue
Oct 5
$53Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$159Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 6
$66Deutsche Bahn with connection
$43Flixbus
$159Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 7
$72Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$159Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$159Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$93Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$159Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$147HOP!
Mon
Oct 11
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$147HOP!
Tue
Oct 12
$53Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$130Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 13
$60Deutsche Bahn with connection
$43Flixbus
$107Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 14
$66Deutsche Bahn with connection
$25Flixbus
$145Air France
Fri
Oct 15
$91Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$130Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 16
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
$25Flixbus
$90Lufthansa

The fastest buses from Munich to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

12 h 10 m

Average

15 h 1 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

575 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Munich for Lyon 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 575 km distance in an average of 15 h 1 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 12 h 10 m .

The slowest buses will take 16 h 35 m 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.

Fastest
09:00AMMünchen, ZOB12h10 09:10PMLyon, Gare Perrache
0 changes
$471One-way
2nd Fastest
05:00AMMünchen, ZOB16h20 09:20PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$1491One-way
08:35PMMünchen, ZOB16h35 01:10PMLyon, Gare Perrache
1 changes
$581One-way

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Bus Information between Munich and Lyon

distanceDistance357 miles (575 km)
durationAverage bus duration10 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$54 (€43)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Eurolines France, Eurolines Germany or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Munich to Lyon cover the 357 miles (575 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 5 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, Eurolines Germany or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $35 (€28), but the average price of bus tickets is $54 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

Bus companies

Munich to Lyon with FlixBus

Travel from Munich to Lyon from $35 (€28) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Munich and Lyon.

If you're looking for cheap FlixBus tickets from Munich to Lyon, check out Omio! With one-way Munich to Lyon bus ticket prices starting as low as $35 (€28) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Lyon from Munich by showing you the latest FlixBus offers, bus schedules and tickets for this 357 miles (575 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this trip, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with FlixBus. If you search for FlixBus tickets between Munich and Lyon in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the bus. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus between Munich and Lyon on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect bus with FlixBus so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets between Munich and Lyon and when traveling by bus:

  • 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

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Buses from Munich to Lyon
Take the bus to Lyon 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 Munich to Lyon.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Lyon, France if I'm coming from Munich, Germany by bus?

Travel between Munich, Germany and Lyon, France by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter France from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Munich?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Munich and Lyon as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from France by bus?

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

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

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Munich, Germany?

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

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

Last checked on 9/25/21. 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 Munich from Lyon here.

How much does a cheap bus from Munich to Lyon cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Munich to Lyon buses for as little as $35 (€28)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a bus ticket between Munich and Lyon?
If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Munich to Lyon bus to cost on average $54 (€43)  one way.
How far is it from Munich to Lyon by bus?
The distance from Munich to Lyon by bus is approximately 357 miles (575 km).
What is the Munich to Lyon bus travel time?
On average the Munich to Lyon bus travel time is 10 h 5 min  for the 357 miles (575 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure bus station in Munich and arrival bus station in Lyon?

When taking a bus from Munich, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including München, ZOB, Munich, Goeppert Mayer Straße/ Frottmain and Munich, Hauptbahnhof Nord. When you arrive in Lyon, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from München Hbf   to Lyon, Gare Perrache.

Where is the departure bus station in Munich located? Where is the arrival bus station in Lyon located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from München Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Lyon, Gare Perrache and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the bus station to the city center in Lyon.

Which bus companies should I travel with from Munich to Lyon?
Take the Munich to Lyon bus with Flixbus, Eurolines France, Eurolines Germany or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the journey from Munich to Lyon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When can I take the first bus from Munich to Lyon? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the first bus from Munich to Lyon at 6: 45 AM. The last bus from Munich to Lyon that you can take departs at 8: 30 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Munich to Lyon schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets from Munich to Lyon for the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Munich to Lyon is on average $54 (€43) 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 companies offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets between Munich and Lyon available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Lyon
München ZOB Hackerbrücke
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