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from Bourges to Lyon

You can get from Bourges to Lyon by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bourges to Lyon on Jan 25 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information to Lyon from Bourges

distanceDistance148 miles (239 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$36 - $52
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $36 (€30) • 7 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $52 (€43) • 3 h 23 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCF | Intercités

Take a bus or train to travel 148 miles (239 km) between Bourges and Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 23 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $36 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or SNCF | Intercités among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bourges to Lyon.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Bourges to Lyon

Travel 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 Bourges to Lyon.

What are the ways to get from Bourges to Lyon?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Lyon from Bourges. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Bourges to Lyon?

The cheapest way to travel between Bourges and Lyon is by taking a bus with an average price of $36 (€30).

This is compared to other travel options to Lyon:

A bus is generally $16 (€13) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $52 (€43) from Bourges to Lyon.

What is the fastest way from Bourges to Lyon?

The fastest way from Bourges to Lyon is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 23 min.

There are alternative travel options to Lyon that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 7 h 15 min   on average.

How many miles from Bourges to Lyon would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 148 miles (239 km) between Bourges and Lyon.

How many services a day are there from Bourges to Lyon?

The average frequency per day from Bourges to Lyon is:

  • 3 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Lyon from Bourges as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Bourges and Lyon, what are the departure and arrival points in Bourges and Lyon?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Bourges to Lyon:

  • Buses from Bourges to Lyon most often leave from Bourges, Chambre de Commerce and arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Trains most often depart from Bourges at Bourges and arrive in Lyon at Lyon Part Dieu.

Which travel companies can get me from Bourges to Lyon?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bourges to Lyon, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Lyon by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Bourges to Lyon for $36 (€30) on Omio.
  • Travel with SNCF | Intercités to go to Lyon by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find SNCF | Intercités Bourges to Lyon tickets on Omio for $52 (€43).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Bourges to Lyon?

Omio customers who travel from Bourges to Lyon often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Geneva or Barcelona. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Lyon and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I book my Bourges to Lyon one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Bourges to Lyon, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $36 (€30) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $52 (€43) one way.

But we recommend booking Bourges to Lyon tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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