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Journey details

Best price 16 $
Journey duration 12 h 55 min
Connections per day 17
First departure: 00:55
Last departure: 21:00
Distance 516km

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How much are the cheapest bus tickets from Nantes to Lyon?

Bus tickets from Nantes to Lyon cost on average 66,48 $, but if you have the possiblity to book in advance, or if your travel dates are flexible, you will more easily get low-cost bus tickets from Nantes to Lyon for only 13,98 $.

How are the departure stations in Nantes and Lyon called?

When travelling by bus from Nantes to Lyon, the stations served are Nantes La Haluchere or Nantes Haluchère and Lyon Perrache SNCF Train Station, Lyon Perrache or Lyon (Perrache - Brasserie Georges).

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Buses from Nantes to Lyon


If the offers provided by buses do not suit your needs, trains and carpooling could represent a good alternative for this distance.

Despite being extremely cheap, the bus is also very slow and getting from Nantes to Lyon by bus will take you a while. You could consider travelling by plane, getting low-cost tickets if you can book in advance.

How many bus connections exist to go from Nantes to Lyon per day?

5 bus connections exist to reach Lyon from Nantes per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 5 routes with at least a change versus zero direct lines. So you will have to take another bus.

What time do the busses to Lyon leave?

The first bus to Lyon leaves at 08:07, while the last one is scheduled at 16:07. The journey takes on average 16 hours and 14 minutes, but the fastest connections take only 10 hours and 15 minutes.

Which bus lines can take you from Nantes to Lyon?

With Eurolines SA, Ouibus and FlixBus you will be able to travel trom Nantes to Lyon by bus.

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.

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