Recommended flights from Lyon to Amsterdam

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Fastest Journey

1 h 35 m

Direct flights

6

Flights per day

25

Distance

737 km

There are 6 direct flights between Lyon and Amsterdam per day, with the fastest journey taking just 1 hours and 35 minutes.

14:20Lyon Saint Exupery Airport5h40 20:00Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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£1151One-way
06:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport4h00 10:00Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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£1311One-way
06:00Lyon Saint Exupery Airport5h00 11:00Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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£1311One-way
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08:40Lyon Saint Exupery Airport11h10 19:50Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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£1111One-way
09:30Lyon Saint Exupery Airport6h00 15:30Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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£1671One-way

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18 Aug
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
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£23BlaBlaCar Bus
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£102Vueling

Flight Information between Lyon and Amsterdam

distanceDistance456 miles (736 km)
durationAverage flight duration11 h 10 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£124 (€137)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesKLM, Air France, easyJet, Lufthansa, Brussels Airlines or Vueling

Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam cover the 456 miles (736 km) long journey taking on average 11 h 10 min with our travel partners like KLM, Air France, easyJet, Lufthansa, Brussels Airlines or Vueling. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as £110, but the average price of plane tickets is £124. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.

Airlines

Lyon to Amsterdam with KLM, Air France and Lufthansa

For as little as £110 you can travel by flight from Lyon to Amsterdam with KLM, Air France and Lufthansa. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

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Omio helps you compare and book the perfect flight with Air France from Lyon to Amsterdam for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest Air France flight timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Lyon to Amsterdam flight with Air France (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Lyon - Amsterdam journey and then book a cheap plane ticket with ease. The distance between Lyon and Amsterdam by plane is 456 miles (736 km). You can book tickets for this Air France flight for as low as £116 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Air France tickets between Lyon and Amsterdam in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a flight. Book that perfect Air France Lyon - Amsterdam plane ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Air France when booking your flight tickets between Lyon and Amsterdam due to the coronavirus:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees waived.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam

There are about 17 flights from Lyon to Amsterdam every day, making it easier than ever for passengers to travel between these two fantastic Europen cities. The distance from Lyon to Amsterdam is approximately 730-kilometers, however airlines such as vueling, British Airways and Lufthansa make short work of this route. Some services connect through Paris city on their way to Amsterdam, however a couple of direct flights are on offer daily along this route. 

Which airlines fly from Lyon to Amsterdam?

Several airlines fly from Lyon to Amsterdam, however different Airlines service routes on differing days. British Airways, Lufthansa and vueling service the most regular routes, wth Tunisia Airlines nd Emirates servicing daily routes. Flights start from 6:00 a.m. every day and depart Lyon for Amsterdam until 9:45 p.m. most days. Some longer layovers are overnight - be sure to check carefully before booking. 

How long is the flight from Lyon to Amsterdam?

Fights from Lyon city to Amsterdam typically involve one stopover and so can take anything from just under four to over ten hours, depending on the stopover destination. Lufthansa service the shortest flight during the weekends, with one short break at Frankfurt Airport before continuing on to Amsterdam. 

How many flights are there from Lyon to Amsterdam?

There are typically at least a dozen flights per day flying from Lyon to Amsterdam. Flights from Lyon city to Amsterdam are mainly indirect, however with common stopover destinations being London, Frankfurt or Munich. Longer stopovers ca be half a day or more, leaving passengers the opportunity to leave the airport and see the stopover city, visa depending. 

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

Arrival Airport: Travelers from Lyon arrive at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. It is the only airport serving Amsterdam and is located approximately 11-kilometers from Amsterdam city center. The airport easily connects to Amsterdam via public transportation system consisting of buses, trains and taxis. Buses serving the airport leave after every one hour to the city center. Besides, the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport offers friendly amenities such as duty-free shops for shopping, ATMs and WiFi. Once in Amsterdam, you can find accommodation in more than 500 hotels available near the airport such as Hotel Twenty Seven, Villa Oldenhoff and Breitner House. You can also enjoy the fantastic museums and architecture in the city. Some of the great monuments and art to find in Amsterdam include Dam Square, Madame Tussauds, and Royal Palace.

Departure Airport : Passengers leave Lyon to Amsterdam via the main airport known as Lyon St Exupery (LYS) Airport, formerly known as Lyon Satolas Airport. The airport is conveniently situated close to Lyon city center and only 35-kilometers away. Besides, the airport is the only airport that connects the larger Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region. The airport has a public tram transportation system that connects the airport to the city center. There are no direct buses, metro or trams that access the airport and accessing the airport is only through the Rhonexpress tram or taxi. The Rhonexpress is a tram shuttle service that connects the airport to Lyon's central train station called Part-Dieu. The tram shuttle runs every 15 minutes to the airport and the journey to get back takes an average of 29 minutes every trip. There are other options that travelers can use to connect from the city center or their hotels such as through the BlaBlaCar and private shuttle services.   

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FAQs
Is travel by plane currently allowed from Lyon, France to Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Travel between Lyon, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands by plane is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from France?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Health declaration required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 01/08/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight to Amsterdam from Lyon before travelling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Lyon, France from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The current restriction level for your return trip by plane from Amsterdam to Lyon is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Netherlands?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before 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)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel 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: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 02/08/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Amsterdam to Lyon flight here.

How much do cheap flights to Amsterdam from Lyon cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest flight from Lyon to Amsterdam for the next 7 days starting from £110  one way.
What is the average cost of a flight from Lyon to Amsterdam?
If you’re looking to book your plane tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lyon to Amsterdam flight price to come in at an average of £124  one way.
What is the distance to Amsterdam from Lyon via plane?
The flight distance from Lyon to Amsterdam is around 456 miles (736 km).
How long is the flight journey to Amsterdam from Lyon?
While the time it takes to travel 456 miles (736 km) between Lyon and Amsterdam can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the flight duration from Lyon to Amsterdam is on average 11 h 10 min.
What airport does the flight from Lyon to Amsterdam depart from? Which Amsterdam airport do I fly into from Lyon?

Omio customers who book cheap flights for this journey most frequently fly from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport   to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.

Where is the airport in Lyon? Where is the airport in Amsterdam?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport, which is located around 0 miles (0 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the plane at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, located 0 miles (0 km) away from the city centre. You can check for taxi services, public transportation options or airport shuttle services available from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to take you to the city centre of Amsterdam.

Which airlines should I travel with from Lyon to Amsterdam?
For the best Lyon to Amsterdam flight to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with KLM, Air France, easyJet, Lufthansa, Brussels Airlines or Vueling. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services from Lyon to Amsterdam to compare what amenities they may offer.
Can I book a direct flight from Lyon to Amsterdam?
Yes, you can find a direct flight from Lyon to Amsterdam with KLM  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your plane ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
When can I take the first flight from Lyon to Amsterdam? When can I take the last flight for the day?
If you prefer early morning flights from Lyon to Amsterdam, the first flight leaves at 04: 50. If you prefer late night flights from Lyon to Amsterdam, the last flight of the day leaves at 18: 15. Omio shows you the latest flight from Lyon to Amsterdam times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I purchase Lyon to Amsterdam plane tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase a plane ticket from Lyon to Amsterdam within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £124 one way. However, we recommend booking your flight in advance to get access to the best prices. Plane tickets from Lyon to Amsterdam are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.