Flights from London to Lyon

The cheapest flights from London to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 02 Jul

Cheapest

£364

Average

£462

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:55London Heathrow Airport37h05 23:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
2 changes
£3641One-way
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06:20London Heathrow Airport11h25 18:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
1 change
£5601One-way

Flight schedule London to Lyon

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06:20London Heathrow Airport11h25 18:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
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08:55London Heathrow Airport37h05 23:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
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The fastest flights from London to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 02 Jul

Fastest Journey

11 h 25 m

Average

1d 15 m

Flights per day

2

Distance

737 km

It's difficult to get from London to Lyon without changing at least once.

Fastest
06:20London Heathrow Airport11h25 18:45Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
1 change
£5601One-way
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08:55London Heathrow Airport37h05 23:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
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£3641One-way

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Overview: London to Lyon flight

distanceDistance457 miles
durationAverage flight duration1 h 35 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£148 (€164)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesTAP Portugal, Lufthansa, Air France, Eurowings, KLM, easyJet, British Airways, Sun Air Of Scandinavia, Lufthansa Cityline, Jet2. Com, Vueling or Brussels Airlines

Flights from London to Lyon cover the 457 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 35 min with our travel partners like TAP Portugal, Lufthansa, Air France, Eurowings, KLM, easyJet, British Airways, Sun Air Of Scandinavia, Lufthansa Cityline, Jet2. Com, Vueling or Brussels Airlines. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £148, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £53. Travellers depart most frequently from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.

Airlines: Eurowings, easyJet and Vueling Airlines London to Lyon

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EasyJet is a British multinational budget airline headquartered at London Luton Airport (LTN) and the largest UK-based airline based on the number of passengers carried. EasyJet flies to more than 150 destinations in Europe and North Africa, making it a very popular low-cost carrier for travellers. To keep fares as low as possible, tickets are non-refundable, and no complimentary snacks are served onboard. All easyJet fare types include allowance of one small personal bag, while additional fees apply for travellers bringing hand luggage and checked luggage.

  • Average Price: £53

Eurowings is Germany's leading low-cost airline and offers a choice of Smart, Best and BIZclass fares for your next flight between London and Lyon.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your Eurowings flight between London and Lyon online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Eurowings flight to Lyon from London, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Eurowings flight timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 457 miles (737 km) route from London to Lyon as well as ticket information for the flight (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap plane ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for flights between London and Lyon, you can check straight away if the Eurowings ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Buy your official Eurowings London to Lyon plane tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Vueling is one of Spain’s leading low-cost airlines where you can choose between Basic, Optima or Time Flex tickets for your next flight to Lyon from London.

    Looking to travel by plane between London and Lyon? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with Vueling Airlines. Check Omio to see current Vueling Airlines flight timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the London to Lyon flight and book Vueling Airlines tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a flight from London to Lyon, you can expect to travel 457 miles (737 km) one-way with Vueling Airlines. If you search for flights to Lyon from London in the Omio app, you can check if the Vueling Airlines ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest flight with Vueling Airlines, we do the work for you to get you safely to Lyon from London. Book that perfect London to Lyon flight now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Vueling Airlines!

      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.

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      FAQs

      Travel by plane between London, United Kingdom and Lyon, France is: Partially open.

      Is international entry into Lyon from London restricted?

      International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

      Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from London?

      Entry Requirements:

      • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
      • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
      • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
      • Health declaration required

      What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

      The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

      • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
      • Face mask required: Recommended

      The above information was last checked on 29/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight between London and Lyon closer to your date of departure here.

      Return travel from France to United Kingdom is: Fully open.

      Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Lyon?

      Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

      Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Lyon?

      Requirements for reentering:

      • There are no current restrictions

      What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

      The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

      • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
      • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

      Last checked on 29/06/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your flight to London from Lyon.

      You can find a cheap flight from London to Lyon for some dates and times for as low as £53  one way in the next 7 days.
      The London to Lyon plane ticket price is on average £148  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
      The London to Lyon flight distance is approximately 457 miles.
      While the time it takes to travel 457 miles to Lyon from London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the flight duration from London to Lyon is on average 1 h 35 min.

      When flying from London, you have a few airports to depart from including London Heathrow Airport, London Stansted Airport and London Gatwick Airport. When flying into Lyon, you can choose to have your flight land in airports such as Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and Grenoble-Isere Airport.

      Omio customers travelling this route book their cheap flights from London Heathrow Airport   to Lyon Saint Exupery Airport   most frequently.

      You can find the most popular departure airport for this journey, London Heathrow Airport, located approximately 17.1 miles (27.5 km) from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival airport in Lyon, called Lyon Saint Exupery Airport, is located around 15.8 miles (25.5 km) away from its city centre. To reach the city centre of Lyon from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport, check what taxi services, airport shuttle services or public transportation options are available.

      Take the London to Lyon flight with TAP Portugal, Lufthansa, Air France, Eurowings, KLM, easyJet, British Airways, Sun Air Of Scandinavia, Lufthansa Cityline, Jet2. Com, Vueling or Brussels Airlines. However, it's always good to check out all possible airlines for the journey to Lyon from London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
      If you’re looking for a direct flight from London to Lyon, consider travelling with easyJet or British Airways. Non-stop flight services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your plane tickets.
      You can take the first flight from London to Lyon at 05: 55   or take the last flight from London to Lyon leaving at 20: 20. Look for the latest London Lyon flight times on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this route.
      If you book a plane ticket between London and Lyon within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £148 one way. However, we recommend booking your flight in advance to get access to the best prices. Plane tickets to Lyon from London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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