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Airport Codes:


Distances from LYS to:

Lyon 20km
Grenoble 104km

Nearest Major Airports:

Grenoble Airport 84.5km

Car Hire Lyon

Lyon Airport Guide

Lyon is a very cultural city with something for everyone, it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with history dating back to 43BC and is also the centre of the French silk industry.  Lyon is the birthplace of the Lumiere Brothers who invented cinema and the Institut Lumiere follows their journey of discovery. There are several guided tours available around the city itself following different aspects of it's history or why not take your car hire Lyon and explore the countryside or the Rhone Alps.

Lyon Airport Directions

Lyon airport is reached by the A43 motorway and is 24 km outside the city, all major cities in the region can be reached within an hours drive.

Lyon Airport Parking

There are several car parks at the airport, for the ones further away from the terminal there is a regular shuttle bus for passengers. Payment is via one of the many machines inside the terminal.

Lyon Airport Flight Information

Flights operate to other cities in France and to most other European countries with both national carriers and budget airlines

Hotels Near Lyon Airport

The NH Lyon Airport hotel is located adjacent to the airport terminal and has all the facilities of a 4 star hotel including meeting rooms and business facilities.

Lyon Time Zone

Lyon is in the Central European time zone – GMT+1.

Lyon Info

As France's fourth busiest airport it has all the modern facilities you would expect with numerous bars and restaurants to spend the time whilst you wait for your flight.  There are also several shops including a pharmacy, together with a currency exchange and ATM facilities should you need more money. There is a fully equipped business centre for those travelling on business and for your car hire Lyons airport most of the major car hire companies are represented in the arrivals are.

Lyon Airport Trivia:

  • Lyon airport is named after Antoine de Saint Exupery, the French writer and pilot.
  • It is  France's fourth busiest airport.
  • It is actually located 24 km outside the city of Lyon.
  • It handles over 7 million passengers a year.
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