How to get from Barcelona to Lyon by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Barcelona to Lyon is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||329 miles (530 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus|
Travel 329 miles (530 km) by bus to Lyon from Barcelona. FlixBus is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Barcelona to Lyon.
You can travel by train, bus or flight for as low as $33 (€29). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Renfe-SNCF is a joint venture between Spain's Renfe and France's SNCF, offering high-speed rail services between the two countries. The trains run at speeds of up to 300 km/h, with departures every two hours. Renfe-SNCF offers three types of trains: the AVE, the TGV and the EuroMed. The AVE is the fastest, with a journey time of just over three hours between Madrid and Paris. The TGV is slightly slower, but still offers a comfortable journey. The EuroMed is the slowest, but is the most affordable option. Renfe-SNCF offers a range of ticket types, including single, return and group tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, power sockets and a selection of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Renfe-SNCF are Madrid to Paris, Barcelona to Marseille and Madrid to Lyon.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a travel 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 travel include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long travel 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.
Vueling is one of Spain’s leading low-cost airlines where you can choose between Basic, Optima or Time Flex tickets for your next travel between Barcelona and Lyon.
You can travel from Barcelona to Lyon by bus.
A flight is the fastest way to get to Lyon from Barcelona with an average travel time for this trip around 1 h 20 min.
The Barcelona to Lyon distance is around 329 miles (530 km).
The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Lyon is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Lyon from Barcelona as scheduled services by bus can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Barcelona to Lyon:
The following travel company offer services from Barcelona to Lyon:
Yes, there is a direct route available from Barcelona to Lyon:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lyon as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Barcelona to Lyon.
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