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Shanghai to Lyon flights

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Departure Mon, 05 Oct Return Sat, 10 Oct
SHA Shanghai
LYS Lyon
return from £2,173
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1.00 GBP = 1.09 EUR
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Last checked on 21 September 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains are 278% more expensive in Lyon than in Shanghai.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 180% more expensive in Lyon than in Shanghai.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 186% more expensive in Lyon than in Shanghai.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Lyon is 23% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 19 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: 5806 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Shanghai to Lyon

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from Shanghai to Lyon?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions France may apply when travelling from Shanghai. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Shanghai to Lyon at Opodo?
Our search engines have found flights from 2173€ for the route Shanghai - Lyon. At Opodo 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 Shanghai?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Lyon costs an average of 4.57 GBP, 186% more expensive than Shanghai, with a fare of 1.60 GBP, while train tickets costs 278% more in Lyon: 1.74 GBP against 0.46 GBP in Shanghai. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 10.97 GBP in Lyon, 174% more than the 4.00 GBP in Shanghai. The price of the coffee is around 23% cheaper in Lyon, with an average of 2.65 GBP, while in Shanghai the coffee costs 3.43 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Shanghai to Lyon?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Shanghai to Lyon are June, July and November.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Shanghai to Lyon?
The best time of the year to go to Lyon when flying from Shanghai depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, June is the top 1 month to fly to  Lyon from Shanghai in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by July and December. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period January, May and October are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Shanghai -  Lyon.
How long does the flight take to go from Shanghai to Lyon?
The total flight time between Shanghai and Lyon is of around 16:43 hours on average, considering an average distance of 11,532 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).

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