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There are 4 ways to get from Bourges to Yssingeaux by bus, train or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bourges Foire to Saint Etienne Gare SNCF Châteaucreux
  2. Take the bus from Châteaucreux to Gare Routière

Train, bus via Roanne

  1. Take the train from Bourges to Roanne
  2. Take the train from Roanne to Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux
  3. Take the bus from Châteaucreux to Gare Routière

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Bourges to Nevers
  2. Take the bus from Nevers to Saint-Étienne
  3. Take the bus from Châteaucreux to Gare Routière

Drive

  1. Drive from Bourges to Yssingeaux
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The cheapest way to get from Bourges to Yssingeaux is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 3h 33m.

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The fastest way to get from Bourges to Yssingeaux is to drive which takes 3h 33m and costs €40 - €65.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bourges to Yssingeaux. However, there are services departing from Bourges Foire and arriving at Gare Routière via Châteaucreux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 35m.

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The distance between Bourges and Yssingeaux is 253 km. The road distance is 367.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bourges to Yssingeaux without a car is to bus which takes 5h 35m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 35m to get from Bourges to Yssingeaux, including transfers.

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Bourges to Yssingeaux bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni - Unibus, depart from Bourges Foire station.

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Bourges to Yssingeaux bus services, operated by Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Loire, arrive at Gare Routière station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bourges to Yssingeaux is 368 km. It takes approximately 3h 33m to drive from Bourges to Yssingeaux.

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  • Distance: 253.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 35m

What companies run services between Bourges, France and Yssingeaux, France?

You can take a bus from Bourges to Yssingeaux via Saint Etienne Gare SNCF Châteaucreux and Châteaucreux in around 5h 35m.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bourges to Roanne
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€70 - €130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Roanne to Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bourges to Nevers
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bourges to Roanne
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€28 - €60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€28 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €60
Train from Roanne to St Etienne Chateaucreux
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €16
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€9 - €13
Rail 1st Class
€11 - €16
Train from Bourges to Nevers
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Rail 1st Class
€17 - €25
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni - Unibus
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Bourges Foire to Saint Etienne Gare SNCF Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
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Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Loire
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Châteaucreux to Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Loire
FlixBus

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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nevers to Saint-Étienne
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€14 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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