The cheapest buses from Nice to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Cheapest

$27

Average

$35

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 Nice to Lyon will cost around $ 35 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 27.

08:00AMNice4h10 12:10PMLyon
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$271One-way
09:00AMNice4h30 01:30PMLyon
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$311One-way
10:00AMNice4h40 02:40PMLyon
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$311One-way
08:00AMNice5h20 01:20PMLyon
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$321One-way
11:00PMNice6h00 05:00AMLyon
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$361One-way

Timetable Nice to Lyon

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03:30AMNice9h55 01:25PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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08:00AMNice5h20 01:20PMLyon
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08:00AMNice4h10 12:10PMLyon
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09:00AMNice4h30 01:30PMLyon
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10:00AMNice4h40 02:40PMLyon
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11:15AMNice10h00 09:15PMLyon, Gare Perrache
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11:00PMNice6h00 05:00AMLyon
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Sep 28
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Sep 29
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Sep 30
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$98SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Oct 5
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Oct 8
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$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$247Air France
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Oct 9
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Oct 10
$81SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$210Air France
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Oct 11
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Oct 12
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31Flixbus
$182Air France
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Oct 13
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$182Air France
Thu
Oct 14
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
$182Air France
Fri
Oct 15
$57SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$159Air France
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Oct 16
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Oct 17
$66SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
$187Air France

The fastest buses from Nice to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

4 h 10 m

Average

6 h 22 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

297 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Nice for Lyon every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 297 km distance in an average of 6 h 22 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 10 m .

The slowest buses will take 10 h 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.

08:00AMNice4h10 12:10PMLyon
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$271One-way
09:00AMNice4h30 01:30PMLyon
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$311One-way
10:00AMNice4h40 02:40PMLyon
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$311One-way
08:00AMNice5h20 01:20PMLyon
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$321One-way
11:00PMNice6h00 05:00AMLyon
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$361One-way

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Bus Information to Lyon from Nice

distanceDistance184 miles (297 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$21 (€17)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesOuibus, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Isilines or BlaBlaCar Bus

Buses from Nice to Lyon cover the 184 miles (297 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 5 min with our travel partners like Ouibus, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Isilines or BlaBlaCar Bus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $15 (€12), but the average price of bus tickets is $21 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

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FlixBus buses between Nice and Lyon

Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets from Nice to Lyon from $15 (€12) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

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 from Nice to Lyon.

Omio helps you find the perfect Nice - Lyon bus with FlixBus. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus from Nice to Lyon, Omio shows you FlixBus’s current bus schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best bus ticket for your upcoming Nice to Lyon route. You can expect to travel around 184 miles (297 km) from Nice to Lyon on a bus with FlixBus. Once you are ready, buy your one-way FlixBus tickets between Nice and Lyon starting as low as $15 (€12) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus instead of purchasing tickets at the bus station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with FlixBus!

FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus between Nice and Lyon:

  • 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

Travel Tips

Buses from Nice 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 Nice to Lyon.
FAQs
How much are cheap buses from Nice to Lyon?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Nice to Lyon buses for as little as $15 (€12)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a bus between Nice and Lyon?
If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Nice to Lyon bus to cost on average $21 (€17)  one way.
How far is Lyon from Nice by bus?
You should expect to travel around 184 miles (297 km)  between Nice and Lyon by bus.
What is the Nice to Lyon bus travel time?
On average the Nice to Lyon bus time is 7 h 5 min  covering the 184 miles (297 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the bus from Nice to Lyon depart from? Which Lyon bus station do I come into from Nice?

Some of the Nice bus stations to Lyon you can start your journey from include Nice, Aéroport Terminal 2, Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur and Nice, Gare Routière Vauban. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Lyon include Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Nice Ville   and arriving in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

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

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Nice Ville, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Nice.

The most popular arrival bus station, Lyon, Gare Perrache, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Lyon.

Which bus companies can get me from Nice to Lyon?
For the best Nice to Lyon bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Ouibus, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Isilines or BlaBlaCar Bus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Nice and Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.
Can I purchase a direct bus from Nice to Lyon?
If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with BlaBlaCar. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
When does the first bus depart from Nice to Lyon? When does the last bus depart from Nice to Lyon?
The first Nice to Lyon bus departs at 5: 00 AM   and the last bus from Nice to Lyon leaves at 8: 45 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Nice to Lyon on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase a bus ticket from Nice to Lyon to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this trip and save money. If you book bus tickets to Lyon from Nice within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $21 (€17) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your bus ticket from Nice to Lyon a few months in advance.