London to Lyon flights

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Departure Thu, 4 06 2020 Return Tue, 16 06 2020
LGW London
GVA Geneva
return from £86
Departure Mon, 8 06 2020 Return Tue, 16 06 2020
LHR London
GVA Geneva
return from £83
Departure Fri, 5 06 2020 Return Fri, 12 06 2020
LTN London
GVA Geneva
return from £73
Departure Mon, 8 06 2020 Return Tue, 16 06 2020
LCY London
GVA Geneva
return from £96
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 = 1.11 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.91 GBP
Last checked on 02 June 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
39%

Trains in Lyon are 39% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.8
Lyon
£1.71
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
30%

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

London
£15
Lyon
£10.8
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
40%

Taxis are 40% more expensive in Lyon than in London.

London
£3.2
Lyon
£4.5
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
15%

Coffee in Lyon is 15% cheaper than in London.

London
£3
Lyon
£2.56
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
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
Lyon airports
  • ( Geneva (GVA)
    How far from city centre: 70 miles
  • ( 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
K 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.

Frequent questions about flights from London to Lyon

How can I find cheap flights from London to Lyon at eDreams?
Our search engines have found flights from 74€ for the route London - Lyon. At eDreams we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Lyon expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Lyon costs an average of 4.50 GBP euros, 41% more expensive than London, with a fare of 3.20 GBP euros, while train tickets costs 39% less in Lyon: 1.71 GBP euros against 2.80 GBP euros in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 10.80 GBP euros in Lyon, 28% less than the 15.00 GBP euros in London. The price of the coffee is around 15% cheaper in Lyon, with an average of 2.56 GBP euros, while in London the coffee costs 3.00 GBP.

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Reviews: 1
5.0 /5
None. If you mean Full Name: Nicholas FE Tilbury
Date 2019-08-21 Age 51-70 City The United Kingdom

Excellent and Friendly service shown by all the people with whom I spoke. That would be: 2 ladies at the Easy Jet Desks. those who took me to the aircraft.

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3.0 /5
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3.0 /5
Jay
Date 2019-03-13 Age 51-70 City

Very busy airport.

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