Cheap bus tickets from Saint-Étienne to Lyon

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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 Saint-Étienne to Lyon will cost around $ 180 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 180.

05:00AMSaint-Étienne60h15 05:15PMLyon, Gare Lyon-Perrache
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49 km

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Overview: Bus from Saint-Étienne to Lyon

distanceDistance30 miles (49 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 13 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$180 (€161)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersSNCF | Autocar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar or SNCF | TER

Buses from Saint-Étienne to Lyon cover the 30 miles (49 km) long route taking on average 1 h 13 min with our travel partners like SNCF | Autocar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar or SNCF | TER. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $180 (€161), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $180 (€161). Travelers depart most frequently from Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

Bus providers: FlixBus from Saint-Étienne to Lyon

FlixBus buses will get you to Lyon from Saint-Étienne from $180 (€161). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.


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.

    When purchasing your FlixBus bus tickets between Saint-Étienne and Lyon, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • 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: Bus to Lyon from Saint-Étienne

    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 Saint-Étienne to Lyon.

    How much does a cheap bus to Lyon from Saint-Étienne cost?

    Bus tickets between Saint-Étienne and Lyon for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $180 (€161)  one way in the next 7 days.

    What is the cost of a bus between Saint-Étienne and Lyon?

    The Saint-Étienne to Lyon bus ticket price is on average $180 (€161)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.

    How far is it from Saint-Étienne to Lyon by bus?

    The bus distance from Saint-Étienne to Lyon is around 30 miles (49 km).

    What is the Saint-Étienne to Lyon bus travel time?

    The Saint-Étienne to Lyon bus duration is on average 1 h 13 min, which is to be expected when traveling 30 miles (49 km) to Lyon from Saint-Étienne. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    What bus station in Saint-Étienne goes to Lyon? What bus station do I come into Lyon from Saint-Étienne?

    When taking the bus from Saint-Étienne to Lyon, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Saint-Etienne, Gare, Saint-Étienne, Gare SNCF and Saint-Étienne, Rue Jacques Canstant Milleret (Parking près de la Gare). Your trip can end in bus stations such as Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu and Lyon, Dardilly.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux   and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

    Where do I find the Saint-Étienne bus station to Lyon? Where is the Lyon bus station?

    You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux, located approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city center of Saint-Étienne. The most popular arrival bus station in Lyon, called Lyon, Gare Perrache, is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from its city center.

    Which bus companies can get me from Saint-Étienne to Lyon?

    For the best Saint-Étienne to Lyon bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with SNCF | Autocar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar or SNCF | TER. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services from Saint-Étienne to Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.

    Are there any direct buses from Saint-Étienne to Lyon?

    Yes, there are direct buses between Saint-Étienne and Lyon, and you can find a direct bus for this route with BlaBlaCar  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

    When can I take the first bus from Saint-Étienne to Lyon? When can I take the last bus for the day?

    The earliest bus departing from Saint-Étienne to Lyon leaves at 7: 33 AM. The last bus departing from Saint-Étienne to Lyon leaves at 9: 20 PM. You can find the latest Saint-Étienne to Lyon bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

    How early should I buy bus tickets to Lyon from Saint-Étienne to score the best deals?

    You can find buses to Lyon from Saint-Étienne to cost on average $180 (€161) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Saint-Étienne to Lyon bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.