How to get to Istanbul from Lyon

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from Lyon to Istanbul

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

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

Lufthansa
09:509h20
Lyon
19:10Istanbul
£1071One-way
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Cheapest
Lufthansa
09:509h20
Lyon
19:10Istanbul
£1071One-way
0 changes
Fastest
pegasus
11:453h05
Lyon
14:50Istanbul
£1431One-way
0 changes
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Air France
05:208h50
Lyon
14:10Istanbul
£1691One-way
0 changes
Turkish Airlines
17:003h15
Lyon
20:15Istanbul
£2871One-way
0 changes
Lufthansa
13:555h40
Lyon
19:35Istanbul
£3071One-way
0 changes

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Travel Information between Lyon and Istanbul

distanceDistance1246 miles
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
priceTicket price range£50 - £50
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £50 • 3 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £50 • 3 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesPegasus Airlines

Travel 1246 miles by flight from Lyon to Istanbul. Pegasus Airlines is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Lyon to Istanbul.

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Travel between Lyon and Istanbul on Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and Air France travel with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Turkish Airlines is Turkey’s leading airline and you can choose between EcoFly, ExtraFly, PrimeFly, Business Ticket for your next travel from Lyon to Istanbul.

    FAQs: Lyon to Istanbul

    FAQs: Travel to Istanbul 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 Istanbul.
    FAQs

    You can go from Lyon to Istanbul by flight.

    The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Istanbul is by taking a flight with average ticket prices of £50.

    The fastest way to travel from Lyon to Istanbul is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 5 min.

    Istanbul is approximately 1246 miles away from Lyon.

    The average frequency per day from Lyon to Istanbul is:

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

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Lyon to Istanbul:

      • Flights mostly leave from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and tend to arrive in Istanbul Airport.

      The following travel company offer services from Lyon to Istanbul:

      • Pegasus Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Transavia France, Lufthansa, Air France, KLM or Air Serbia can get you to Istanbul by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Transavia France from Lyon to Istanbul for £50 on Omio.

      Yes, there is a direct service from Lyon to Istanbul:

      • You can travel directly by plane with.

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

      Your journey from Lyon to Istanbul doesn't have to end in Istanbul. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Sofia, Izmir, Antalya, Athens or Ankara. If you’d like to add Sofia, Izmir, Antalya, Athens or Ankara to your Lyon to Istanbul trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Istanbul today!

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