In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Lyon for $37/person, which is 94% 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.
If you are unable to visit Lyon during the month of February, then departing from United States during the month January is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $635.
The best time to book a flight to Lyon from United States is 0 days out, which is when prices tend to be around $736. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as $432.
The cheapest day to depart from United States to Lyon is on a Monday when prices can be found for as low as $659. On the other hand, Saturday is the most expensive day to depart from United States because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travelers. As a result, prices tend to be around $888.
According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Lyon is in the morning. momondo users have found flights departing from United States to Lyon in the morning for as low as $646. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Lyon is in the afternoon when prices are around $766.
During the warmer months, hikers around the Lyon area find that parks like Parc de la Tête d'Or are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Lyon in May, June, or July.
Saint-Étienne Boutheon Airport, Grenoble Airport, Chambéry Airport, Le-Puy-en-Velay Loudes Airport or Clermont-Ferrand Aulnat Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Lyon.
The cheapest airport near Lyon is typically Saint-Étienne Boutheon Airport with an average price of $77/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.
Currently, France travel restrictions include travel to Lyon. Entry restrictions
France has begun to ease its travel restrictions. As well as travelers arriving from states in the wider European area (EU, UK, Andorra, Vatican City, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino and Switzerland), travelers may now enter France from Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia and Uruguay without any requirement to self-isolate, or to demonstrate their travel is essential. Exemptions exist for spouses and children of French nationals, long-term residents with French residence permits and their spouses and children, long-term residents of EEA Member States, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, the United Kingdom or the Vatican City and their spouses and children on their way home, and healthcare professionals. Airline crew, personnel of diplomatic and consular missions and international organizations with offices in France and their spouses and children, and merchant seamen may also still enter. Mask wearing is obligatory for all travelers above the age of 11.Entry requirements
Travelers will need to complete a ‘sworn statement’ (déclaration sur l’honneur) form self-certifying they are not suffering from symptoms associated with COVID-19 and have not been in contact with confirmed cases in the preceding fortnight. This is available in English on the site of the French Embassy London. Foreign travelers who are not nationals of the above countries or arriving from one of the above countries are still restricted from entering France. Travelers arriving from outside of the countries listed above must have an International Travel Certificate to enter and transit France, showing that their travel is of an "essential" nature. This must be obtained prior to departure via the French consular offices abroad or online at https://www.interieur.gouv.fr. Travelers flying to airports in France from such areas will also be required to take a PCR test. They may either provide a negative test result taken less than 72 hours before departure. Whether this test is recommended or obligatory depends on the category your country of departure falls in to: Category 1 countries: For travelers from Bahrain, Panama, the UAE and the USA. Boarding will be refused if a negative COVID-19 test result is not presented. Those departing the US who have taken a test but do not yet have a result will be able to board with a consular ‘laissez-passer’ on condition they re-take a test on arrival. Category 2 countries: For travelers from Algeria, Argentina, Armenia, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Costa-Rica, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Equatorial Guinea, India , Israel, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Madagascar, Maldives, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Occupied Palestinian territories, Oman, Peru, Qatar, Serbia, South Africa and Turkey. Travelers are strongly recommended to take a test in the 72 hours prior to departure but can opt to take a test on arrival instead. Arrivals from countries not named above will be invited to present negative test results taken 72 hours prior to departure or may opt to take a test on arrival.Quarantine requirements
Travelers without a negative test result arriving from Category 2 countries and from countries not named above are subject to quarantine if they refuse to take a test upon arrival.Transiting rules
There are special regulations for travelers transiting through France to return to their country of residence. Only direct transit to reach your country of residence is permitted. Transiting travelers may not leave the international zone and will not be admitted to France. Luggage must be checked through to the final destination, and travelers will not be permitted to leave the international zone to collect and recheck baggage. The duration of transit must be less than 24 hours.All other info
For travel to French Overseas Territories, please check the restrictions specific to the territory you're interested in visiting.If you are planning to travel to Lyon at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.