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Florence to Lyon bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$48.79
Shortest Duration11h 30m
Trips per day3
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How much does a bus ticket from Florence to Lyon cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Florence to Lyon were $59.95.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Florence to Lyon is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Florence to Lyon?

The distance between Florence and Lyon is approximately 343.83 miles, or 553.20 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 12 hours and 12 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 30 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Florence to Lyon?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Florence to Lyon by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Sunday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Florence to Lyon?

On average there are 3 scheduled bus trips per day. FlixBus has the most regularly scheduled departures from Florence to Lyon, with an average of 3 trips per day and 6 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Florence to Lyon. Of the 3 trips there are 2 trips that are direct connections to Lyon.

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Book FlixBus from Florence to Lyon from $48.79. There are 3 trips per day offered by FlixBus from Florence to Lyon and you can expect on average to pay $59.95 for a FlixBus ticket to Lyon. In Florence, FlixBus departs to Lyon from Viale Filippo Strozzi and one other station. In Lyon, FlixBus arrives at Perrache and one other station.

An average trip on FlixBus from Florence to Lyon takes 12 hours and 12 minutes, while the fastest available FlixBus trip will get you to Lyon in 11 hours and 30 minutes,

On weekends, FlixBus offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $48.79 for a weekend trip to Lyon.

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There are 2 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Lyon will depart from these stations in Florence:
  • Viale Filippo Strozzi
  • Firenze S.M.N.
Buses arrive in Lyon at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Lyon for trips arriving from Florence:
  • Perrache
  • Perrache Gare Routiere

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