For relatively short journeys like the one from Paris to Lyon, you could also choose to travel by carpooling, cheaper alternative, or by train, an ecological choice.
If the offers provided by buses do not suit your needs, trains and carpooling could represent a good alternative for this distance.
How many bus connections exist to go from Paris to Lyon per day?
27 connections are available every day to travel from Paris to Lyon by bus. The main part of these connections, that is to say 23 routes, are direct lines and the rest, that is to say 4 routes include one or many changes. As a result, please take a ticket for a direct line if you do not want any change. Nevertheless, selecting a ticket with an indirect line could be more efficient if you want to reach Lyon at the last minute especially if there are too few connections even though the trip is longer.
When are the buses of the line Paris - Lyon scheduled?
While the first bus leaves at 11:11, the last one leaves Paris at 23:12. The duration of the journey is on average 6 hours and 58 minutes, but it can take you only 5 hours and 50 minutes with the fastest connections.
Which companies can you travel with from Paris to Lyon?
Among the several partners of virail, you can also find FlixBus, Ouibus, Eurolines, Eurolines SA, Eurolines CH and Eurolines Linebus, offering buses from Paris to Lyon.
Flixbus is undoubtedly one of the youngest and most famous bus companies in whole Europe. With more than 40 millions passengers only in 2017, Flixbus offers national and international bus connections, also with night buses.
Eurolines is one of the leader bus companies in Europe, with more than 350 connections in 23 countries. Among its services you can also find long-distance night buses.