London to Lyon flights

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Departure Thu, 16 Nov Return Sun, 19 Nov
LGW London
LYS Lyon
return from £59
Departure Fri, 24 Nov Return Sun, 26 Nov
STN London
LYS Lyon
return from £280
Departure Mon, 20 Nov Return Wed, 22 Nov
LTN London
LYS Lyon
return from £65
Departure Tue, 28 Nov Return Fri, 01 Dec
LHR London
LYS Lyon
return from £110
Flight route information
Located in France, Lyon amazes its visitors with a plethora of wonderful architecture and a scenic landscape.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.14 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.89 GBP
Last checked on 02 November 2017
Train
Local, one-way ticket
37%

Trains in Lyon are 37% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.5
Lyon
£1.58
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
30%

A meal in Lyon is 30% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
Lyon
£10.53
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
37%

A taxi fare in Lyon is 37% cheaper than in London.

London
£3.5
Lyon
£2.19
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
12%

Coffee in Lyon is 12% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.66
Lyon
£2.34
( London airports
  • ? Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ? Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ? Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ? London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ? Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
) Lyon airports
  • ? Saint Exupery (LYS)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ? St Geoirs (GNB)
    How far from city centre: 37 miles
  • ? Lyon - Bron (LYN)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
L Distance: 457 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

London is a captivating metropolis, which offers cultural and historical attractions, a vivacious nightlife and fun activities. The intensity of its culture and history is breath-taking. The capital city features terrific art and culture, big boulevards, notable architecture and luxury designer stores for shopping. London is connected to many domestic and international destinations. There are numerous non-stop and connecting flights originating from London airports to these destinations.

London Heathrow and London Gatwick operates flights to Lyon from London through some major airlines including British Airways and easyJet. The two airports are the busiest airports in London, and their terminals are well-equipped with modern facilities and amenities to make passengers comfortable.

Getting to London airport

If you are travelling from London, there are several London Lyon flights leaving from Heathrow and Gatwick Airports regularly. There are a variety of options to get you to the airport quickly, in order not to miss your flight. Commuter train services, such as Heathrow Express and Heathrow Connect, are the fastest transport means to get to Heathrow Airport from central London.

If you are flying from Gatwick Airport, you can opt for a National Express coach or Gatwick Express train, which connects London Victoria to the airport. Alternatively, if the traffic isn't jammed, you can take a bus or a metered cab from the city centre to any of the airport.

Arriving to Lyon

Lyon is one of the oldest and largest cities in France. The city is rich in history and culture, featuring momentous attractions that amaze tourists during their visit. Lyon itself is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is known for its architectural sights. Its architecture is the major highlight, which attract thousands of visitors from all over the world.

Often referred to as the "City of Lights", Lyon features stunning attractions and pulsating nightlife, with beautiful views as most monuments lightens up when the night falls. The city is considered to be the capital of gastronomy; therefore, if you love delectable gourmet, you will love it in Lyon.

How to get to the city centre

All flights from London to Lyon land at the Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport (LYS). The airport operates passenger and cargo flights to local and international destinations. Lyon airport has three terminals, which are adjacent to each other, and a free airport shuttle bus is available for transfer between the terminals.

Upon arrival, you can opt for the Rhônexpress tram service, which runs from the airport to the city centre. Buses and taxis are also available at the airport for transfer to the city. If you are travelling to the neighbouring cities, you can opt for a train ride from the airport TGV station.

Most popular flight routes from London to Lyon
Heathrow- Saint Exupery
return from £174
Heathrow- Saint Exupery
return from £147
Heathrow- Saint Exupery
return from £1,622
Heathrow- Saint Exupery
return from £155
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