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Zagreb to Lyon by bus

The journey from Zagreb to Lyon by bus is 536.55 mi and takes 21 hr 18 min. There are 12 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:55 AM and the last at 10:30 PM. It is possible to travel from Zagreb to Lyon by bus for as little as $52.45 or as much as $130.32. The best price for this journey is $52.45.

Lowest Price$52.45
Journey Duration21 hr 18 min
Connection per Day12
Lowest Price$52.45
Highest Price$130.32
First Departure7:55 AM
Last Departure10:30 PM
Distance536.55 mi
CarriersFlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus

Zagreb to Lyon Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Zagreb to Lyon?

Prices will vary when you travel from Zagreb to Lyon. On average, though, you'll pay about $78.39 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $52.45, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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When you're traveling from Zagreb to Lyon, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $78.39. 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 Zagreb to Lyon by bus?

With a distance of 536.55 mi between Zagreb and Lyon, it will usually take 21 hr 18 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 21 hr 18 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Zagreb and Lyon is around 536.55 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 21 hr 18 min. However, the fastest routes between Zagreb and Lyon take 16 hr 35 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do the first and last departures from Zagreb to Lyon leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Zagreb to Lyon, which usually leaves at 7:55 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 10:30 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. The first departure of the night from Zagreb to Lyon leaves at 7:55 AM, while the last journey sets out at 10:30 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Zagreb and Lyon. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many times a day do journeys run from Zagreb to Lyon?

On average, there are 12 daily departures from Zagreb to Lyon. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 4 departures from Zagreb which travel directly to Lyon. There are 8 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Zagreb to Lyon. 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 Zagreb to Lyon
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Zagreb to Lyon.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Zagreb 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 Zagreb 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.

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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 $29.87 to $104.11 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 71% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Zagreb to Lyon

The cheapest Zagreb - Lyon bus tickets can be found for as low as $55.43 if you’re lucky, or $69.35 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $89.78.

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.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus and Union Ivkoni from Zagreb to Lyon
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Zagreb to Lyon CO2 Emissions by Bus


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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Zagreb to Lyon?
A bus ticket from Zagreb to Lyon is $78.39. 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 $52.45.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Zagreb to Lyon?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Zagreb to Lyon is $52.45. 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 Zagreb and Lyon by bus?
Zagreb to Lyon is 536.55 mi.
How long does the bus between Zagreb and Lyon take?
Zagreb to Lyon is on average 21 hr 18 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 16 hr 35 min.
Which companies operate from Zagreb to Lyon?
The bus journey from Zagreb to Lyon is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus and Union Ivkoni.
How many bus connections per day go from Zagreb to Lyon?
Zagreb to Lyon has 12 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Zagreb to Lyon leave?
The earliest bus from Zagreb to Lyon departs at 7:55 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 Zagreb to Lyon depart?
The latest bus from Zagreb to Lyon departs at 10:30 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 Zagreb 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 $52.45 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 Zagreb to Lyon?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Zagreb to go to Lyon.
What's the fastest journey time between Zagreb to Lyon by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Zagreb and Lyon is 16 hr 35 min.
Is there a direct bus from Zagreb to Lyon?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Zagreb and Lyon.
What are the CO2 emissions for Zagreb to Lyon by bus?
The bus journey from Zagreb to Lyon creates 64.76kg of CO2 emissions.

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