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Lyon to Nice bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.12
Shortest Duration6h 45m
Trips per day8
Bus lines2
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Lyon-Nice Bus Schedule

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Price trends for buses from Lyon to Nice

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15JulJul

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Lyon to Nice right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Lyon to Nice?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $32.08 was the low point for bus fares from Lyon to Nice. Buses from Nice to Lyon are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $32.08 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 7 hours and 44 minutes to cover the 185 miles (298 kilometers) from Lyon to Nice. However, the fastest bus only takes 6 hours and 45 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Nice. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Lyon?

The first bus leaves at 1:00am and the last bus leaves at 2:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Lyon to Nice, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from Lyon to Nice every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 4 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

What bus companies travel from Lyon to Nice?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Lyon to Nice. Of these two services, FlixBus usually offers more choice, with 7 bus trips per day.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus77h 43m$32.56
Ouibus38h 19m$46.88

Where does the bus leave from in Lyon?

Buses to Nice leave from multiple locations in Lyon,, These are the 3 most popular bus stations:

  • Perrache

Where does the bus arrive in Nice?

Buses arrive in Nice at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Nice, :

  • Aéroport Terminal 2
  • Terminal 1 - Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
  • Bus Station

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