How to get to Athens from Lyon

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from Lyon to Athens

How to get to Athens from Lyon by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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flight

The best way to travel from Lyon to Athens is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Air Serbia
09:1017h05
Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
03:15Athens International Airport (ATH)
£3151One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Air Serbia
09:1017h05
Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
03:15Athens International Airport (ATH)
£3151One-way
1 change
Fastest
Air Serbia
09:104h45
Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
14:55Athens International Airport (ATH)
£4961One-way
1 change
Other options
Lufthansa
10:307h00
Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
18:30Athens International Airport (ATH)
£3471One-way
2 changes
Lufthansa
14:556h50
Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
22:45Athens International Airport (ATH)
£3471One-way
2 changes
Lufthansa
10:306h05
Lyon Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)
17:35Athens International Airport (ATH)
£4261One-way
1 change

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Travel Information between Lyon and Athens

distanceDistance1103 miles
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
priceTicket price range£74 - £74
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £74 • 4 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £74 • 4 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVolotea

Take a flight to travel 1103 miles between Lyon and Athens. Volotea is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Lyon to Athens.

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    FAQs: Lyon to Athens

    FAQs: Travel to Athens easily. 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 Lyon to Athens.
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    Travel Lyon to Athens by flight.

    The cheapest way to travel from Lyon to Athens is a flight with an average price of £74.

    Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Lyon to Athens. It takes on average 4 h 35 min   to travel this journey.

    The distance between Lyon and Athens is around 1103 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Lyon to Athens is:

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Lyon to Athens as scheduled services by flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Lyon to Athens:

      • Most travellers take a flight from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport to Athens International Airport.

      Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Athens from Lyon:

      • You can travel by plane to Athens from Lyon with Volotea, Transavia France, Aegean Airlines, Lufthansa, Air Serbia, KLM, Pegasus Airlines, Air France, Turkish Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Iberia, Vueling Airlines or Brussels Airlines, and you can find Volotea Lyon to Athens tickets for £26 on Omio.

      Yes, there is a direct route available from Lyon to Athens:

      • Direct services by plane with.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Athens as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Athens from Lyon.

      Many of our customers travelling from Lyon to Athens don't make Athens their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Santorini, Thessaloniki, Rome, Paris or Mykonos, either of which you could add to your Lyon and Athens trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Athens to any of these top destinations today!

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