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Duration 5h 45m
Distance 462.1 km
Average price 23€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Paris and Lyon takes 5h 45m and the fastest bus takes 5h 30m. The bus service runs several times per day from Paris to Lyon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  2. Lyon
5h 30m
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15€ - 28€

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and arriving at Lyon, Lyon Perrache. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 30m.

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The distance between Paris and Lyon is 393 km. The road distance is 462.1 km.

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Paris to Lyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Paris to Lyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lyon, Lyon Perrache station.

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What companies run services between Paris and Lyon?

FlixBus operates a bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lyon, Lyon Perrache every 4 hours. Tickets cost 23€ - 28€ and the journey takes 5h 30m. Blablabus also services this route twice daily.
Bus operators
FlixBus
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 28€

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 28€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 19€

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lyon - Perrache Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
Blablabus

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