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Cheap flights to Lyon from £51

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Summary info about Lyon flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

£26

Best Round-Trip Price

£51

Fastest flight time

1h 40m

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2 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Lyon from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £26 (London Luton to Lyon-Saint Exupéry).
The best round-trip flight price to Lyon from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £51 (London Luton to Lyon-Saint Exupéry).
The fastest flight to Lyon from United Kingdom takes 1h 40m (London Luton to Lyon-Saint Exupéry).
There are 2 airlines operating flights to Lyon, including Vueling and easyJet.

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?

The cheapest month to fly to Lyon from United Kingdom is in January. Flight prices, which tend to average around £72, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of January, then book flights to Lyon from United Kingdom during March instead. Flights to Lyon in March, while not as cheap as those in January, still average around £73.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Lyon?

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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 £90. On the other hand, Sunday is the most expensive day to depart from United Kingdom because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travellers. As a result, prices tend to be around £148.

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

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 Kingdom to Lyon in the morning for as low as £120. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying at midday when prices are £154 on average. Flights to Lyon from United Kingdom at midday are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travellers’ schedules.

How long does it take to fly to Lyon?

The flight from United Kingdom to Lyon depends on which airports you’re departing from and arriving to, and whether or not you have a layover. If you fly from London Heathrow (a popular airport in United Kingdom) to Lyon-Saint Exupéry (the most popular airport in Lyon), then the flight time is 1h 40m on average. If you fly from Manchester (another popular airport in United Kingdom) to Lyon-Saint Exupéry, then the average flight time is 2h.

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

You are more likely to see cheaper flights to Lyon from United Kingdom when booking 44 days ahead of your departure date. In general, you can expect to find flights to Lyon for around £118 when searching 44 days out. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from United Kingdom for as low as £61.

Cheapest flights to Lyon airports

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London Heathrow Airport
Lyon

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM London TO Lyon

London Luton Airport (LTN) to Lyon (LYS)

Typically, flights to Lyon from London are cheaper when flying from London Luton to Lyon-Saint Exupéry, which has an average price of £107

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO LYON FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTNovember42% cheaperFlying from London Heathrow Airport to Lyon costs on average just £101 in November
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO LYON FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTSeptember42% more expensiveIt costs about £247 for flights to Lyon from London Heathrow Airport in September
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO LYON FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTDecember158% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Lyon from London Heathrow Airport in December than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to Lyon

How long does it take to fly to Lyon?

When you book Lyon, France, flight deals from London, UK, you will have a variety of airports to depart from, including Heathrow (LHR), Luton (LTN) and Gatwick (LGW). The flights all average about 1h 40min with no stops, regardless of which airport you leave from. If you are booking Lyon flights from Manchester Airport (MAN), you will find that flights contain one stop and the travel times average between 4h and 8h, depending on the airline and stopover city. Flights to Lyon from Edinburgh will also involve a stop and average between 5h and 10h.

Where can you fly directly to Lyon from?

The only UK airports providing direct flights to Lyon are London based. You can travel with easyJet or British Airways from Luton Airport, Gatwick Airport or Heathrow Airport. If you take flights from Manchester to Lyon, you will need to factor in a stop on your journey. Air France completes the journey with one stop in Paris, and KLM can take you via Amsterdam. Both flights average about 5h, which is the shorter time available from Manchester Airport. From Edinburgh Airport (EDI), the more frequent carriers that service this route are Air France and KLM. Air France will take you via Paris, and KLM will go via Amsterdam for one-stop journeys, seeing you in Lyon in approximately 5h.

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 a child must be to fly alone is five but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service will have their own age restrictions, including rules around flight length, timings, and stopovers. We always recommend checking with the individual airline you are booking with to 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 you'll need for your trip to Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport may differ based on your itinerary and personal situation. Typically, you should have several documents on hand, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months after your intended arrival at Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport. It is always advisable to seek advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


Lyon flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United Kingdom to Lyon found recently by users on momondo
easyJet
8 Jun
LTN19:30London Luton
1h 40m
LYS22:10Lyon-Saint Exupéry
13 Jun
LYS10:20Lyon-Saint Exupéry
1h 40m
LTN11:00London Luton
easyJet
8 Jun
LTN19:30London Luton
1h 40m
LYS22:10Lyon-Saint Exupéry
14 Jun
LYS17:10Lyon-Saint Exupéry
1h 45m
LTN17:55London Luton
easyJet
11 Jun
LGW08:15London Gatwick
1h 40m
LYS10:55Lyon-Saint Exupéry
18 Jun
LYS07:05Lyon-Saint Exupéry
1h 35m
LGW07:40London Gatwick
easyJet
8 Jun
LTN19:30London Luton
1h 40m
LYS22:10Lyon-Saint Exupéry
14 Jun
LYS17:10Lyon-Saint Exupéry
1h 45m
LTN17:55London Luton
easyJet
19 Jun
LGW19:50London Gatwick
1h 40m
LYS22:30Lyon-Saint Exupéry
26 Jun
LYS07:05Lyon-Saint Exupéry
1h 35m
LGW07:40London Gatwick
easyJet
15 Jun
LTN19:30London Luton
1h 40m
LYS22:10Lyon-Saint Exupéry
19 Jun
LYS16:30Lyon-Saint Exupéry
1h 45m
LTN17:15London Luton

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Lyon

If you're looking for one-way flights from United Kingdom to Lyon, view some of our deals below provided by easyJet
easyJet
30 Apr
LTN06:20London Luton
1h 40m
LYS09:00Lyon-Saint Exupéry
easyJet
18 Apr
LTN07:00London Luton
1h 40m
LYS09:40Lyon-Saint Exupéry
easyJet
18 Apr
LTN07:00London Luton
1h 40m
LYS09:40Lyon-Saint Exupéry

Visa requirements for visiting Lyon

What passport or visa requirements are there when visiting Lyon?

As a UK citizen, you will not need a visa to visit Lyon for stays shorter than 90 days. Ensure your passport is valid and up to date and you will be set to go.


Best things to do and see in Lyon

What can you see and do in Lyon?

Lyon is one of the most scenic cities in France. Situated between the Rhone and Saone rivers, it is ancient in terms of architecture and preserved heritage, as well being declared an actual UNESCO World Heritage site. Dating back to the 15th century, the Old Town of Lyon still stands as one of the largest Renaissance old quarters in Europe today. Visit and be in awe of the preserved homes and buildings. While you are there, explore underground and see the Traboules, which are 40 underground passages running underneath the building and river. Fourviere Basilica is an iconic hill-top feature in the city. It is a church that was built in the 19th century, and if you visit in December, you can witness the Fete des Lumieres, which celebrates the Virgin Mary. Enjoy the urban park and zoo (with a botanical garden), Parc de la Tete d’Or, or see one of the biggest art galleries in France after the Louvre, Musee des Beaux-Arts. The outdoor amphitheatre known as Theatre of Fourviere is 2,000 years old and still used as a performance venue at times. With old cinemas, cathedrals, museums and highly rated restaurants, Lyon is a dream holiday.


Why use momondo?

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

We help find the flight that best suits your needs; momondo compares prices from hundreds of airlines and travel agents and helps you filter them to find the best flight for you.

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

Flights to Lyon with flexible booking policies can be found by using the search form above and then selecting our dedicated flexible booking filter, which will highlight only the flights where this policy is applied.

How can momondo help me find flights to Lyon?

Once you have performed a search for flights to Lyon, momondo helps you find the right flight by offering useful filters to narrow down your flight selection. Flights can be filtered by multiple factors such as airline, airport and price; but also by other criteria like aircraft type and payment method.

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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