Madrid to Lyon

Madrid to Lyon Lyon to Madrid
Between Madrid, Spain and Lyon, France we found up to 6 bus departures, including 6 night buses. The earliest bus departure from Madrid is at 10:00 arriving to Lyon at 06:00 the following day. While the latest bus departure is at 20:50 and arrives at 13:25 the following day. The prices for the cheapest one way adult tickets range from 48 € to 119 €.

Traveling by bus from Madrid to Lyon

The shortest travel distance between Madrid and Lyon is 1237 km. The fastest bus which departs at 20:15 has a travel time of 15:35h. The longest travel time on the route is 23:30h. Depending on the selected departure, the following amenities are available: air condition, wifi and toilet.

Overnight buses

If you want to travel overnight and save money on accommodation or arrive in Lyon earlier, there are 6 night buses from Madrid to Lyon. The overnight buses depart between 10:00 and 22:30 and arrive between 06:00 and 13:25 the following day. Given the fact that both the distance and travel time between the two stations is 1237 km and 11:57 respectively, all the bus departures for this route will include overnight travel. You can see some of them below.

Bus companies

There is a total of 3 bus companies operating the routes. These bus companies have not been rated yet by the clients. Here you can see the most popular bus companies operating this route and their overall rating.


Departure and arrival stations

If you're wanting more detailed information about either Madrid or Lyon, including general information, station and stop information and other popular routes, you can follow the links below.
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You can see information about the departure station and stops Madrid here

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You can see information about the arrival station and stops Lyon here

Cheapest ticket prices

Adult ticket: 48 € (One-Way) or 96 € (Return).

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Other popular destinations from Lyon

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