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Cheap flights to Lyon from $529

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Summary info about Lyon flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$282

Best Round-Trip Price

$529

Fastest flight time

10h 30m

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7 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Lyon from United States in the last 72 hours is $282 (New York LaGuardia to Lyon-Saint Exupéry).
The best round-trip flight price to Lyon from United States in the last 72 hours is $529 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Lyon-Saint Exupéry).
The fastest flight to Lyon from United States takes 10h 30m (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Lyon-Saint Exupéry).
There are 7 airlines operating flights to Lyon, including American Airlines, British Airways and Air Canada.

Lyon flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your Lyon flight to craft the best travel plan

What is the cheapest month to fly to Lyon?

If you aren’t able to travel during the month of January, then book flights to Lyon from United States during November instead. Flights to Lyon in November, while not as cheap as those in January, still average around $762.

What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Lyon?

Our data shows that Tuesday is the least expensive day to fly to Lyon. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as $892. The most expensive day to fly to Lyon is Sunday, with ticket prices averaging around $1,101.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Lyon?

Our data shows that the cheapest United States to Lyon flights are usually those with departure times at noon. Our users have found flights to Lyon at noon for as low as $783. Flights to Lyon are more costly in the morning, with an average ticket price of $1,200. Departure times in the morning fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.

How long does it take to fly to Lyon?

Average flight duration from United States to Lyon depends on which airport you fly into and out of. Flying from Los Angeles to Lyon-Saint Exupéry is 16h 05m on average, while flying from Miami to Lyon-Saint Exupéry is 12h 35m on average. Lyon-Saint Exupéry is the most popular airport in Lyon.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Lyon?

The best time to book a flight to Lyon from United States is 42 days out, which is when prices tend to be around $1,002. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Lyon from United States for as low as $547 on momondo.

Cheapest flights to Lyon airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Lyon airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
Lyon

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Lyon

Los Angeles (LAX) to Lyon (LYS)

Typically, flights to Lyon from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Lyon-Saint Exupéry, which has an average price of $1,185

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO LYON FROM LOS ANGELESNovember40% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Lyon costs on average just $714 in November
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO LYON FROM LOS ANGELESJune40% more expensiveIt costs about $1,668 for flights to Lyon from Los Angeles in June
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO LYON FROM LOS ANGELESJune755% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Lyon from Los Angeles in June than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to Lyon

How long does it take to fly to Lyon?

Popular flights from the United States to Lyon, France (LYS) depart from New York, Los Angeles, Boston, and Miami. You can easily find Lyon flight deals with one layover, although some of them have two to three stops before finally landing in Lyon, France. Shorter flights to Lyon depart from Boston Logan International Airport and take approximately 10 hours with one layover, followed by flights from New York John F. Kennedy International Airport that take approximately 12 hours with one layover. You can also depart from Miami International Airport, which will take about 14 hours with one layover. If you depart from Los Angeles International Airport, you'll take about 16 hours with one layover before you land in Lyon-Saint Exupery Airport, Lyon. These flights could take longer with two or three layovers.

Where can you fly directly into Lyon from?

Nonstop flights from the United States to Lyon are currently unavailable, but you can easily find Lyon flight deals with one layover if you need to get there faster. From Boston (BOS), you find one-stop flights with Delta Airlines and Air France with layovers in Paris. If you don't mind two or three layovers, you’ll stop in several cities, including Paris, Amsterdam, and Atlanta. From New York (JFK), Iberia, Delta, and Air France offer Lyon flight deals with one or two layovers in Paris, Detroit, Amsterdam, and Chicago. From Miami (MIA), you can book flights with Finnair, Iberia, Delta, and Air France with one, two, or three layovers in Atlanta, Madrid, Charlotte, and London. From Los Angeles (LAX), you'll find deals with one or two layovers in Paris, New York, and Atlanta.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Lyon?

In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Lyon for $27/person, which is 88% cheaper than the average flight to Lyon. To find the cheapest price to Lyon from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

Is there an alternative airport near Lyon?

Saint-Étienne Boutheon Airport, Grenoble Airport, Chambéry Airport, Annecy – Haute-Savoie – Mont Blanc Airport or Le-Puy-en-Velay Loudes Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Lyon.

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Lyon?

The cheapest airport near Lyon is typically Grenoble Airport with an average price of $185/person. These prices vary based on where travelers are coming from. It is suggested that travelers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport?

Prices for flights to Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport are updated daily.

How many operators does momondo search for flights to Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport?

How old do you have to be to fly to Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and layovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel to Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport?

The travel and health documents required for your trip to Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport can vary based on your itinerary and personal situation. As a rule, consider having multiple documents such as a national ID card or driver’s license, and a passport valid for six-months after you plan to arrive at Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport. We always recommend checking with your airline or a trusted third party such as IATA to get advice.


Lyon flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Lyon found recently by users on momondo
Multiple Airlines
Mar 18
JFK7:10 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
31h 40m
2 stops
LYS7:50 amLyon-Saint Exupéry
Apr 3
LYS11:20 pmLyon-Saint Exupéry
28h 20m
1 stop
JFK9:40 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Mar 25
JFK7:10 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
10h 45m
1 stop
LYS10:55 amLyon-Saint Exupéry
Apr 9
LYS11:55 pmLyon-Saint Exupéry
27h 45m
2 stops
JFK9:40 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Mar 18
JFK7:10 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
10h 45m
1 stop
LYS10:55 amLyon-Saint Exupéry
Apr 3
LYS11:20 pmLyon-Saint Exupéry
28h 20m
1 stop
JFK9:40 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Vueling
Apr 8
JFK11:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
16h 40m
1 stop
LYS10:05 pmLyon-Saint Exupéry
Apr 11
LYS6:40 pmLyon-Saint Exupéry
33h 00m
1 stop
JFK9:40 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Apr 7
JFK6:20 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
10h 35m
1 stop
LYS10:55 amLyon-Saint Exupéry
Apr 11
LYS6:40 pmLyon-Saint Exupéry
33h 00m
1 stop
JFK9:40 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Apr 8
JFK6:20 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
21h 45m
2 stops
LYS10:05 pmLyon-Saint Exupéry
Apr 11
LYS6:40 pmLyon-Saint Exupéry
33h 00m
1 stop
JFK9:40 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Lyon

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Lyon, view some of our deals below.
Multiple Airlines
Mar 25
LGA10:50 pmNew York LaGuardia
52h 50m
2 stops
LYS8:40 amLyon-Saint Exupéry
Multiple Airlines
Apr 20
EWR7:20 amNewark
44h 10m
2 stops
LYS9:30 amLyon-Saint Exupéry
Multiple Airlines
Apr 24
JFK12:30 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
27h 05m
2 stops
LYS9:35 amLyon-Saint Exupéry

Visa requirements for visiting Lyon

What passport or visa requirements are there when visiting Lyon?

UA citizens require a valid passport with at least six months validity to enter France. However, a visa is not required for stays of up to 90 days.


Best things to do and see in Lyon

What can you see and do in Lyon?

If you're like most tourists, it's a given that you may want to check out the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourviere, which you can see from almost anywhere in Lyon. If you're an ardent historian, you may like the Gallo Roman Museum, an archaeological museum located underground, and the Roman Theaters of Lyon, where gladiators used to fight back in the day. From here, venture the secret passageways in Vieux Lyon, also known as Traboules, and if you'd like to take home a souvenir, take a tour in the silk industry in Croix-Rousse, then go enjoy then unique Lyonnaise cuisine from the small family-owned bouchons on every street.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Lyon?

To find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo gathers a range of flights from a large pool of different airlines and agents; you can then use our insights and filters to find and book the right flight to Lyon.

Can I find flights to Lyon with flexible booking policies on momondo?

momondo does allow users to show only those flights to Lyon which offer a flexible booking policy as well as other useful filters and features.

How can momondo help me find flights to Lyon?

momondo helps you find the best flight to Lyon by providing filters to narrow your choice of flights to those matching your criteria. You can select flights based on numerous factors such as price, departure and landing times, airport and airline.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Lyon right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

Yes. momondo can track flight prices for Lyon and alert you when they change. Perform a search to set up the price alert. All that is required is a valid email address.


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