If the offers provided by buses do not suit your needs, trains and carpooling could represent a good alternative for this distance.
Seen the short distance between Saint-Etienne and Lyon, you could also choose to travel by train or carpooling. Spending little more money, your journey would become more comfortable.
Travelling by bus to Lyon from Saint-Etienne: how many daily connections are there?
Do you want to go to Lyon from Saint-Etienne by bus? It is possible because there is one daily connection between these two cities. Consequently, please be particularly careful when you select your ticket. Moreover, please be careful to arrive at the bus station ahead of time. We encourage you to arrive at the station at least 30 minutes before the departure of the bus if you want to be sure to get the only bus of the day.
When do the first and last buses from Saint-Etienne to Lyon leave?
The earliest time you can leave from Saint-Etienne is at 04:09, while the last bus is at 18:09. The journey takes on average 5 hours and 10 minutes but it can also last 1 hour and 15 minutes with the fastest connections.
By bus from Saint-Etienne to Lyon: which companies offer the service?
There are many companies cooperating with virail, among which also FlixBus, Ouibus and Eurolines SA with buses to Lyon.
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.