Bus Strasbourg - Lyon prices from $19.49

05/22/2024
+ Add return
Stay with Booking.com

Find the cheapest ticket for your trip

More
More
More

Strasbourg to Lyon by bus

The journey from Strasbourg to Lyon by bus is 238.72 mi and takes 8 hr 58 min. There are 13 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:00 AM and the last at 10:20 PM. It is possible to travel from Strasbourg to Lyon by bus for as little as $19.49 or as much as $63.61. The best price for this journey is $19.49.

Lowest Price$19.49
Journey Duration8 hr 58 min
Connection per Day13
Lowest Price$19.49
Highest Price$63.61
First Departure1:00 AM
Last Departure10:20 PM
Distance238.72 mi
DepartureStrasbourg
ArrivalLyon
CarriersTGV inOui, FlixBus France S.A.R.L.More

Strasbourg to Lyon Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Your journey from Strasbourg to Lyon with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Strasbourg to Lyon. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much will I pay for bus tickets from Strasbourg to Lyon?

The prices for bus tickets from Strasbourg to Lyon vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Strasbourg to Lyon will cost $19.49. The average bus ticket price is approximately $29.11. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
Unfortunately, no price was found for your trip from Strasbourg to Lyon. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find price results.
On average, you can expect to spend around $29.11 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 Strasbourg to Lyon.

How much time will it take to go from Strasbourg to Lyon by bus?

Traveling from Strasbourg to Lyon by bus will usually take 8 hr 58 min. This journey covers a distance of 238.72 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 8 hr 58 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 Strasbourg to Lyon 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 Strasbourg and Lyon will complete the journey in 6 hr 20 min.On average, it will take you about 8 hr 58 min to travel the 238.72 mi between Strasbourg and Lyon.

How many journeys from Strasbourg to Lyon are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Strasbourg to Lyon using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 13 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Strasbourg to Lyon using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 7 direct connections from Strasbourg to Lyon each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 6 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Strasbourg to Lyon. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

Show full descriptionHide full description

Compare prices and tickets from Strasbourg to Lyon

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Strasbourg to Lyon, 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 Strasbourg to Lyon.

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.

Show tickets by
Best time to book Strasbourg to Lyon travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $19.49 to $69.77 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 72% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Strasbourg to Lyon

The cheapest Strasbourg - Lyon bus tickets can be found for as low as $19.49 if you’re lucky, or $28.53 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $39.26.

Find the best day to travel to Lyon by bus

When travelling to Lyon 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.

SNCF, the French national railway company, offers TER, a comprehensive regional train service. TER (Transport Express Régional) trains connect cities, and villages within regions of France, offering local transportation for commuters and tourists as they explore the regional culture, landscape, and attractions through its vast network of regional routes. TER trains are slower than the high-speed trains but offer a more affordable and comfortable alternative for shorter journeys within the regions.

TGV inOui, which replaces traditional TGV services by offering a contemporary upgrade, is a high-speed train service operated by the French National Railways, SNCF that make it easy to explore around 50 destinations in neighboring countries such as Belgium, Germany, and Spain. TGV inOUI is designed to offer more comfort and flexibility to travelers, with features such as spacious seats, Wi-Fi, and catering services. It connects major cities in France and provides a fast, convenient, and comfortable mode of travel.

Ticket types and facilities from Strasbourg to Lyon

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by TER and TGV inOui when traveling from Strasbourg to Lyon.

Standard

TER train tickets have a fixed "Tarif Normal" fare and are valid for a single journey until midnight the day after validation in platform stamp machines. Some regions may offer off-peak discounts.
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Second Class (The essentials)

For a practical and affordable journey, TGV INOUI has two fares for second class tickets: The Prems Second, an affordable option, and The Second, the classic second class. Both of them can be exchanged and refunded, subject to certain conditions. The Prem's fare tickets are perfect if you're looking for the lowest prices, starting at just 15€ and available for booking up to 4 months in advance.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

First Class (The comfort)

First-class tickets take your journey to the next level, offering enhanced comfort and exclusive benefits, including the option to choose seats in the Quiet Area. Additionally, this ticket offers flexibility for your booking and provides added benefits to Second Class features.
wifi WiFi
quiet_zone Quiet zone
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Business Première (The flexibility)

Business Première offers premium advantages like no-cost exchanges or refunds and exclusive amenities including advanced Wi-Fi and access to Grand Voyageur lounges, all while ensuring flexibility in your booking.
wifi WiFi
quiet_zone Quiet zone
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Facility Description

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

wifi WiFi open icon close icon
TER trains are currently without WiFi services.
power_sockets Power sockets open icon close icon
Modern TER trains come equipped with power sockets.
luggage Luggage open icon close icon
TER trains have no restrictions on the size of bags, as long as they are within your personal handling capability and can fit in designated luggage areas.
accessibility Accessibility open icon close icon
Accès TER' offers specialized assistance for passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility, ensuring a seamless travel experience.
food_and_drink Food and drink open icon close icon
TER trains do not provide onboard catering; consider bringing your refreshments.
bicycle Bicycle open icon close icon
Traveling with a bike on TER trains is free, simply hang it or store it in designated areas on a first-come, first-served basis, booking not available.
wifi WiFi open icon close icon
On TGV INOUI trains, enjoy complimentary WiFi access throughout your journey. Whether you're working, replying to emails, or diving into the TGV INOUI entertainment hub, we've got you covered.
quiet_zone Quiet zone open icon close icon
With a Business Première ticket, step into an exclusive coach designed for comfort. It's your silent sanctuary, ideal for both work and relaxation.
power_sockets Power sockets open icon close icon
Every seat on TGV inOUI is power-packed! With an outlet at your disposal, you're always charged and ready.
luggage Luggage open icon close icon
On TGV INOUI trains, you can bring as much luggage as your arms and legs can carry, but remember to properly label your own luggage. Handbags and small items are best stored either at feet-level or under the seat; heavier pieces should be placed in an available corner of the car or along its central aisle.
accessibility Accessibility open icon close icon
For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
food_and_drink Food and drink open icon close icon
Travelers on TGV INOUI can look forward to an assortment of food and beverages. The train service presents a curated selection that promises to cater to diverse palates.
air_con Air conditioning open icon close icon
Stay cool and comfortable. All TGV inOUI trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
bicycle Bicycle open icon close icon
Booking required for non-foldable bikes (€10) on select TGV INOUI trains, foldable bikes under 130x90cm can travel as hand luggage on any TGV INOUI train, disassembled bikes can be taken without booking if stored in a bike bag under 130x90cm. Aquatic or snowboards, folded scooters, and musical instruments can be taken as hand luggage if they are in a carrying case under 130 x 90 cm.
Services on board TGV inOui, TER and BlaBlaCar Bus from Strasbourg to Lyon
Compare services on board when travelling from Strasbourg to Lyon by bus.
Facilities TGV inOui TER BlaBlaCar Bus FlixBus
quiet_zone Quiet zone check cross cross cross
wifi WiFi check check check check
power_sockets Power sockets check check check check
luggage Luggage check check check check
accessibility Accessibility check cross cross cross
food_and_drink Food and drink check check cross check
air_con Air conditioning check cross check check
bicycle Bicycle check cross cross cross
sleeper_couchette Sleeper check cross cross cross

Strasbourg to Lyon CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
26.89kg
Bus
28.81kg
Flight
76.84kg
Car
61.47kg

Anything we can improve?

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Strasbourg to Lyon?
A bus ticket from Strasbourg to Lyon is $29.11. 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 $19.49.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Strasbourg to Lyon?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Strasbourg to Lyon is $19.49. 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 Strasbourg and Lyon by bus?
Strasbourg to Lyon is 238.72 mi.
How long does the bus between Strasbourg and Lyon take?
Strasbourg to Lyon is on average 8 hr 58 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hr 20 min.
Which companies operate from Strasbourg to Lyon?
The bus journey from Strasbourg to Lyon is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: TGV inOui, FlixBus France S.A.R.L., FlixBus Polska sp. z.o.o., TER, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Strasbourg to Lyon?
Strasbourg to Lyon has 13 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Strasbourg to Lyon leave?
The earliest bus from Strasbourg to Lyon departs at 1:00 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 Strasbourg to Lyon depart?
The latest bus from Strasbourg to Lyon departs at 10:20 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 Strasbourg to Lyon 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 $19.49 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.
How many direct connections depart from Strasbourg to Lyon?
There are on average 7 direct connection(s) from Strasbourg to go to Lyon.
What's the fastest journey time between Strasbourg to Lyon by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Strasbourg and Lyon is 6 hr 20 min.
Is there a direct bus from Strasbourg to Lyon?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Strasbourg and Lyon.
What are the CO2 emissions for Strasbourg to Lyon by bus?
The bus journey from Strasbourg to Lyon creates 28.81kg of CO2 emissions.

Go local from Strasbourg

Trending routes

Weekend getaways from Strasbourg

International routes from Strasbourg and nearby areas

Other destinations from Strasbourg

Main routes to Lyon

Related routes

Other popular routes