How to get from Lyon to Barcelona by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Lyon to Barcelona is by taking a bus 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|
Take a bus to travel 329 miles (530 km) between Lyon and Barcelona. FlixBus is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Lyon to Barcelona.
You can travel by train, bus or flight for as low as $27 (€24). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Looking for a comfortable way to travel between Lyon and Barcelona? Reserve your Renfe AVE travel to Barcelona from Lyon with Omio today! Renfe is Spain’s national travel company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country as well as France and Portugal, including the Lyon to Barcelona journey. Omio shows you current AVE schedules and tickets to cover the 329 miles (530 km) distance. You can choose from ticket options like Promo, Promo + or Flexible for the best deals on this trip. Renfe discount cards, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, can also be applied when purchasing your AVE ticket on Omio.
As the main high-speed travel service in Spain, AVE provides amenities like a restaurant, bathrooms, WiFi access, and onboard entertainment on its routes. AVE covers long distances and connects major cities in Spain in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These travel can reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, making AVE travel one of the fastest in the entire world. AVE offers all travelers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and on Omio you can book AVE tickets in a few steps!
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel 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.
You can get from Lyon to Barcelona by bus.
Traveling by flight is also the quickest way from Lyon to Barcelona. It takes on average 1 h 25 min to travel this journey.
Barcelona is approximately 329 miles (530 km) away from Lyon.
The average frequency per day from Lyon to Barcelona is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Lyon to 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 Lyon to Barcelona:
The following travel company offer services from Lyon to Barcelona:
Yes, there is a direct route available from Lyon to Barcelona:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Barcelona as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Lyon and Barcelona.
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