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Lyon to Düsseldorf by bus

The journey from Lyon to Düsseldorf by bus is 388.75 mi and takes 16 hr 50 min. There are 15 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:15 AM and the last at 11:40 PM. It is possible to travel from Lyon to Düsseldorf by bus for as little as $42.93 or as much as $189.88. The best price for this journey is $42.93.

Lowest Price$42.93
Journey Duration16 hr 50 min
Connection per Day15
Lowest Price$42.93
Highest Price$189.88
First Departure12:15 AM
Last Departure11:40 PM
Distance388.75 mi
DepartureLyon
ArrivalDüsseldorf
CarriersBlaBlaCar Bus, Thalys

Lyon to Düsseldorf Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Lyon to Düsseldorf by bus?

The cheapest bus tickets from Lyon to Düsseldorf cost $42.93. On average, you can expect to spend around $84.58 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Lyon to Düsseldorf.
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When you're traveling from Lyon to Düsseldorf, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $84.58. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long will it take me to travel from Lyon to Düsseldorf by bus?

Traveling from Lyon to Düsseldorf by bus will usually take 16 hr 50 min. This journey covers a distance of 388.75 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 16 hr 50 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. In order to get from Lyon to Düsseldorf faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Lyon and Düsseldorf will complete the journey in 11 hr 22 min.On average, it will take you about 16 hr 50 min to travel the 388.75 mi between Lyon and Düsseldorf.

How many daily journeys are there from Lyon to Düsseldorf?

The exact number of journeys from Lyon to Düsseldorf can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 15 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Lyon to Düsseldorf. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Lyon to Düsseldorf varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 15 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Lyon to Düsseldorf. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Düsseldorf
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Lyon to Düsseldorf.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Lyon to Düsseldorf, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Lyon to Düsseldorf.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Düsseldorf

The cheapest Lyon - Düsseldorf bus tickets can be found for as low as $35.90 if you’re lucky, or $61.28 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $111.03.

Find the best day to travel to Düsseldorf by bus

When travelling to Düsseldorf by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

Thalys is a high-speed train operator that offers service between France, Belgium, Germany, and the Netherlands. Thalys trains operate at high speeds, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, making them one of the fastest and most convenient ways to travel between cities in the region. The trains have modern amenities, including comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and on-board dining options, making them a popular choice for both business and leisure travelers.

Ticket types and facilities from Lyon to Düsseldorf

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Thalys when traveling from Lyon to Düsseldorf.

Standard

With The Standard ticket, you can get a budget-friendly second class seat with advanced booking. Free exchange until 7 days before departure and refundable until 7 days before departure, non-refundable after.
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Comfort

You can get a first class seat with The Comfort fare. Free exchange until 7 days before departure and refundable until 7 days before departure, non-refundable after.
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Premium

You can travel with a customized rate with full service benefits of the Premium fare. Experience a comfortable journey and maximum flexibility to make changes or cancel up until the last minute.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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All Thalys trains feature free WiFi. Plus, expect steady 3G or 4G coverage for most routes.
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All seats in every class have 2-pin, 220v power sockets to meet your charging needs.
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When traveling with Thalys, your ticket includes the privilege of carrying one hand luggage item and two larger bags, which must not exceed the dimensions of 75x53x70 cm. There is no weight limit specified, however, it's important to ensure that your baggage is within your personal handling capacity. The bags must be stored in the designated area on the train for the duration of the journey.
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For boarding assistance, please alert Thalys ahead of time. They accommodate wheelchairs adhering to specific dimensions: max 70 cm width, 120 cm height, 150 cm turning circle diameter, and a combined weight of 300 kg for passenger and luggage.
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In Standard and Comfort Class, the Thalys Welcome Bar awaits with an array of snacks. Opt to pre-order using your device for swift collection. Traveling Premium? Delight in Chef Frank Fol's gourmet meal served directly to your seat on journeys exceeding 50 minutes.
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Every Thalys train ensures a cool journey with onboard air-conditioning.
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On Thalys, you can bring a non-folding bike if it's disassembled and in a bag under 135 x 85 x 30 cm. Folding bikes? Just make sure they're within 75 x 53 x 30 cm, and it'll be considered as regular luggage. Got skis? Pop them in a case that's less than 3 m and under 32 kg.
Services on board BlaBlaCar Bus, Thalys and FlixBus from Lyon to Düsseldorf
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Lyon to Düsseldorf CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
43.79kg
Bus
46.92kg
Flight
125.13kg
Car
100.1kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Lyon to Düsseldorf?
A bus ticket from Lyon to Düsseldorf is $84.58. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $42.93.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Lyon to Düsseldorf?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Lyon to Düsseldorf is $42.93. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Lyon and Düsseldorf by bus?
Lyon to Düsseldorf is 388.75 mi.
How long does the bus between Lyon and Düsseldorf take?
Lyon to Düsseldorf is on average 16 hr 50 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 11 hr 22 min.
Which companies operate from Lyon to Düsseldorf?
The bus journey from Lyon to Düsseldorf is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: BlaBlaCar Bus, Thalys and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Lyon to Düsseldorf?
Lyon to Düsseldorf has 15 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Lyon to Düsseldorf leave?
The earliest bus from Lyon to Düsseldorf departs at 12:15 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Lyon to Düsseldorf depart?
The latest bus from Lyon to Düsseldorf departs at 11:40 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Lyon to Düsseldorf in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $42.93 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Lyon to Düsseldorf?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Lyon to go to Düsseldorf. You can go from Lyon Vaise, Gare Saint-Paul, Lyon Part Dieu and Lyon-Perrache and you can arrive at Düsseldorf ZOB am Hbf, Düsseldorf-Eller Süd, Düsseldorf-Benrath and Dusseldorf Airport.
What's the fastest journey time between Lyon to Düsseldorf by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Lyon and Düsseldorf is 11 hr 22 min.
Is there a direct bus from Lyon to Düsseldorf?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Lyon and Düsseldorf.
What are the CO2 emissions for Lyon to Düsseldorf by bus?
The bus journey from Lyon to Düsseldorf creates 46.92kg of CO2 emissions.

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