London to Lyon flights

Sat, 20 Jul
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Overview: London to Lyon flight

distanceDistance457 miles
durationAverage flight duration1 h 35 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£141 (€160)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlineseasyJet, British Airways, Air France, Lufthansa, Brussels Airlines, BA Euroflyer, Lufthansa Cityline (2), Vueling Airlines, KLM, Finnair, SWISS, Eurowings or Austrian Airlines

Flights from London to Lyon cover the 457 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 35 min with our travel partners like easyJet, British Airways, Air France, Lufthansa, Brussels Airlines, BA Euroflyer, Lufthansa Cityline (2), Vueling Airlines, KLM, Finnair, SWISS, Eurowings or Austrian Airlines. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this trip for as low as £44, but the average price of plane tickets is £141. Travellers depart most frequently from London Gatwick Airport and arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.

Cheap flights tickets from London to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 20 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from London to Lyon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Vueling
21:0515h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
13:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£2681One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
British Airways
07:451h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
10:30Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£2911One-way
0 changes
Vueling
09:1012h35
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
22:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£3231One-way
1 change
GetJet Airlines
15:006h45
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
22:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£3231One-way
1 change
Vueling
09:3512h10
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
22:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£3401One-way
1 change

Flight scheduleLondon to Lyon

Showing flights for tomorrow, Saturday, 20 July
Air France
06:156h25
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
13:40Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Air France
06:156h00
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
13:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Air France
06:153h50
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
11:05Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM
06:303h50
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
11:20Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM
06:3010h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Brussels Airlines
06:503h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
11:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
06:554h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
12:05Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
07:309h40
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:10Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
07:3013h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
British Airways
07:451h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
10:30Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
0 changes
KLM Cityhopper
07:459h30
London City Airport (LCY)
18:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Vueling
08:1013h35
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
22:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
easyJet
08:151h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:55Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
0 changes
Lufthansa
08:308h40
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:10Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
08:3012h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM
08:4013h15
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:55Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM
08:408h35
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Vueling
09:1012h35
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
22:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
09:2012h35
London City Airport (LCY)
22:55Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
09:207h55
London City Airport (LCY)
18:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
09:307h40
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:10Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
09:3011h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Vueling
09:3512h10
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
22:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
10:007h15
London City Airport (LCY)
18:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
10:0011h55
London City Airport (LCY)
22:55Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
10:306h40
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:10Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
10:3010h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
11:309h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
11:305h40
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:10Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Air France
11:3010h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:40Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM
11:455h30
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM
11:4510h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:55Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Vueling
13:008h45
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
22:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
13:307h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
13:303h40
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:10Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Air France
14:456h55
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:40Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
14:457h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:55Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
GetJet Airlines
15:006h45
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
22:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
British Airways
15:251h40
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:05Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
0 changes
Lufthansa
15:305h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Lufthansa
16:304h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:15Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
KLM Cityhopper
17:104h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:55Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Air France
17:354h05
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:40Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change
Vueling
21:0515h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
13:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
1 change

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Flight times from London to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 20 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 40 m

Average

7 h 59 m

Flights per day

44

Distance

737 km

Of the 44 flights that leave London for Lyon every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
British Airways
15:251h40
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:05Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£4731One-way
0 changes
Fastest
easyJet
08:151h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:55Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£3441One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
British Airways
07:451h45
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
10:30Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£2911One-way
0 changes
Brussels Airlines
06:503h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
11:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£7051One-way
1 change
Lufthansa
13:303h40
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
18:10Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
£9341One-way
1 change

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Airlines: EasyJet, British Airways and Air France London to Lyon

Travel between London and Lyon from £44 with Omio’s flight partners easyJet, British Airways and Air France! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

British Airways (BA) is the United Kingdom’s flag carrier airline with headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). BA is the second largest UK-based airline in terms of fleet size and number of passengers carried. Known as a full-service global airline, British Airways offers year-round low fares to destinations worldwide and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia.

British Airways from London to Lyon flight information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 40 min
  • Cheapest Price: £74

Flights from London to Lyon

Whether you want to explore the wines of the Rhone Valley or the cultural attractions of Lyon, flights from London regularly depart for France's third largest city. Travellers can pick morning or evening departures, with slots that will be perfect for weekend breaks, and Lyon is just a couple of hours away.

Which airlines fly from London to Lyon?

Airlines that fly into Lyon from London include Flybe, who run affordable services out of the Southend-on-Sea airport and easyJet who fly from Luton (LTN) and Gatwick (LGW). In fact, easyJet are the most prolific carrier on the London to Lyon route, running daily direct flights into Lyon-Saint-Exupery Airport. British Airways also run a service from London Heathrow to Lyon.

How long is the flight from London to Lyon?

The flight time from London to Lyon isn't long, between one hour and 35 minutes to one hour and 50 minutes. Most easyJet services tend to take about an hour and 40 minutes, which is typical for the route.

How many flights are there from London to Lyon?

Thanks to airlines like easyJet and Flybe, travellers can head to Lyon any day they desire. There are at least two departures at weekends, and from two to five flights during the week. easyJet alone offers from two to four options, with morning and afternoon flights on most days.

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from London to Lyon?

Departure airports: easyJet flies from both Luton (LTN) and Gatwick (LGW), while Flybe are based at London Southend Airport (SEN). Those flying from Gatwick or Luton can take trains from Victoria or King's Cross respectively, while trains to Southend run from Liverpool Street or Stratford. None take more than 50 minutes, and National Express coaches are also an option. Again, they won't take much longer than an hour. Whichever airport passengers use, they can shop at boutiques, chemists and bookshops or dine on snacks and sit-down meals. And all London airport offer set periods of free WiFi for those who need to log on.

Arrival airport: Flights from London to Lyon arrive at Lyon-Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS). From there, travellers can take express trams which leave every 15 minutes and take 30 minutes to reach Part-Dieu Station in the centre of town. Alternatively, there are car rental offices and taxis at the airport, which also offers free WiFi in all of its buildings.



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Taking a Flight from London

Gatwick and Heathrow airports are easily reached on regular coaches from Victoria Coach Station. Also the Heathrow Express train runs from Paddington and the Gatwick Express from Victoria Train Station. London Luton Airport is around 56 kilometers north of London and can be reached on buses from Victoria operated by easyBus and Green Line Coaches. Passengers can also take trains from St Pancras to Luton Airport Parkway Station where a shuttle to the airport awaits.

Flying into Lyon

Lyon is France’s third largest city whose long history is shown in its Roman amphitheatre, Renaissance architecture, and the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière. An attractive city on the Rhone and Saone rivers, today’s Lyon is home to a vibrant dining, clubbing and cultural scene. It’s a choice shopping destination with a lively student population, and its old city is a great place to explore. Flights from London arrive at Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) located in Colombier-Saugnieu, 20 kilometres from the city centre. Passengers can take the Rhonexpress tramway which runs to the Part-Dieu train station in downtown Lyon in less than 30 minutes. The tram departs every 15 minutes in peak periods and every 30 minutes at other times. Also available are coaches which run both into Lyon city and also to nearby cities such as Grenoble.

FAQs: London to Lyon flights

FAQs: Take a flight from London to Lyon hassle-free. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Lyon.
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Cheap plane tickets from London to Lyon can start from as little as £44 when you book in advance. The average flight ticket price for London to Lyon is £141; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London to Lyon flight time is 1 h 35 min   covering the 457 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first flight from London to Lyon leaves at 05: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last flight from London to Lyon leaves at 20: 45.
When taking a flight from London to Lyon, you can count on easyJet, British Airways, Air France, Lufthansa, Brussels Airlines, BA Euroflyer, Lufthansa Cityline (2), Vueling Airlines, KLM, Finnair, SWISS, Eurowings or Austrian Airlines for the best way to get you to Lyon. You can also check all possible airlines who offer a service to Lyon from London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a plane ticket.

Flights from London to Lyon generally leave from London Gatwick Airport and arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.

London Gatwick Airport is 46.6 km away from London city centre and Lyon Saint Exupery Airport is 25.9 km from Lyon city centre.

The cheapest month for a flight from London to Lyon is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between London and Lyon including taking a train, coach or flight.

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