Zurich to Lyon bus

Cheap bus tickets from Zurich to Lyon

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The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Zurich to Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:35AMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai6h15 02:50PMLyon
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231One-way

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Bus times from Zurich to Lyon

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Fastest Journey

6 h 15 m

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6 h 15 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

335 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Zurich for Lyon every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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08:35AMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai6h15 02:50PMLyon
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Overview: Bus from Zurich to Lyon

distanceDistance208 miles (335 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 14 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$28 (€25)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 3 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesBlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Flixbus, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International or RegioJet

Buses from Zurich to Lyon cover the 208 miles (335 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 14 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Flixbus, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International or RegioJet. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $28 (€25), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $28 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.

Bus providers: FlixBus and Student Agency from Zurich to Lyon

For as little as $28 (€25) you can travel by bus to Lyon from Zurich with FlixBus and Student Agency. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

FlixBus
Student Agency

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

Zurich to Lyon bus information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 51 min
  • Average Price: $28
  • FlixBus frequency: 3 a day

RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next bus to Lyon from Zurich: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

Omio helps you find the perfect Zurich - Lyon bus with Student Agency. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus between Zurich and Lyon, Omio shows you Student Agency 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 Zurich to Lyon trip. You can expect to travel around 208 miles (335 km) between Zurich and Lyon on a bus with Student Agency. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Student Agency tickets to Lyon from Zurich starting as low as $28 (€25) 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 Student Agency!

Zurich to Lyon bus information with Student Agency:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 15 min
  • Average Price: $28
  • Student Agency frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to Lyon from Zurich

Travel Tips: 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 Zurich to Lyon.
FAQs

Travel by bus between Zurich, Switzerland and Lyon, France is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Lyon from Zurich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Zurich and Lyon closer to your date of departure here

Return travel from France to Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Lyon?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 11/6/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Zurich from Lyon.

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to Lyon from Zurich for the next 7 days starting from $28 (€25)  one way.
If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Zurich to Lyon bus to cost on average $28 (€25)  one way.
You should expect to travel around 208 miles (335 km)  to Lyon from Zurich by bus.
On average the Zurich to Lyon bus time is 6 h 14 min  covering the 208 miles (335 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Zurich bus stations to Lyon you can start your journey from include Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai), Zürich and Zurich, Hauptbahnhof. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Lyon include Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu and Lyon, Dardilly.

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

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Zürich HB, located approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center of Zurich. The most popular arrival bus station in Lyon, called Lyon, Gare Perrache, is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from its city center.

When taking a bus from Zurich to Lyon, you can count on BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Flixbus, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International or RegioJet for the best way to get you to Lyon. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service from Zurich to Lyon and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
Yes, there are 3 direct buses per day from Zurich to Lyon. You can look to travel with Alsa or BlaBlaCar  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
On average, there are 3 buses a day from Zurich to Lyon. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest bus departing from Zurich to Lyon leaves at 6: 05 AM. The last bus departing from Zurich to Lyon leaves at 2: 15 PM. You can find the latest Zurich to Lyon bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
You can find buses to Lyon from Zurich to cost on average $28 (€25) 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 Zurich to Lyon bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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