Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport

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Saint-Exupéry International Airport (LYS) is located 20 kilometres east of the city centre of Lyon. It services flights to and from other cities in France, Europe and Africa.

For more information about other airports throughout the world, also see the list of airports.



Getting there and away

In 1994 the LGV Rhône-Alpes high-speed rail line brought TGV service to the airport, providing direct trains to Paris and Marseille.



Airlines, Destinations and Terminals

Air France is the main airline providing domestic routes to Lyon. It is in Terminal 2, along with Royal Air Maroc, while all other airlines are based in Terminal 1. Terminal 3 caters to a few low-cost airlines.

For more information about airlines, also see the list of airlines and the details about flying with budget airlines.

Terminal 1

  • Aer Lingus - Dublin
  • Afriqiyah Airways - Tripoli
  • Aigle Azur - Algiers, Béjaïa, Constantine, Oran, Sétif
  • Air Algérie - Algiers, Annaba, Constantine, Oran, Sétif
  • Air Algérie operated by Saga Airlines - Béjaïa
  • Air Austral - Saint-Denis
  • Air Malta - Malta
  • Air Méditerranée - Málaga, Seville
  • Air Transat - Montreal-Trudeau
  • Airlinair - La Rochelle, Poitiers
  • Austrian Airlines operated by Tyrolean Airways - Vienna
  • BMI - Manchester
  • British Airways - London-Heathrow
  • Brussels Airlines - Brussels
  • Bulgarian Air Charter - Burgas, Varna
  • City Airline - Gothenburg-Landvetter
  • Corsairfly - Mauritius, Saint-Denis
  • Croatia Airlines - Split
  • Hex'Air - Rodez
  • Iberia Airlines operated by Air Nostrum - Madrid, Palma de Mallorca
  • Jet4you - Casablanca
  • Lufthansa - Frankfurt
  • Lufthansa Regional operated by Eurowings - Munich
  • Lufthansa Regional operated by Lufthansa CityLine - Düsseldorf
  • Onur Air - Antalya, Bodrum, İzmir
  • Scandinavian Airlines - Copenhagen
  • Sky Airlines - Antalya
  • Swiss International Air Lines operated by Helvetic Airways - Zürich
  • Swiss International Air Lines operated by Swiss European Air Lines - Zürich
  • TAP Portugal - Lisbon
  • TAP operated by Portugália - Lisbon
  • TAROM - Bucharest-Henri Coandă
  • Tunisair - Djerba, Monastir, Tunis
  • Turkish Airlines - Istanbul-Atatürk
  • XL Airways - Punta Cana

Terminal 2

  • Air France - Amsterdam, Bordeaux, Lille, Nantes, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Toulouse, Tunis
  • Air France operated by Airlinair - Clermont-Ferrand, Florence, Le Havre, Limoges, Marseille, Milan-Malpensa, Montpellier, Paris-Orly, Pau, Toulouse
  • Air France operated by Brit Air - Barcelona, Birmingham, Brest, Caen, Copenhagen, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Le Havre, Lille, Madrid, Munich, Nice, Prague, Rennes, Rome-Fiumicino, Strasbourg
  • Air France operated by CCM Airlines - Ajaccio, Bastia, Figari
  • Air France operated by Régional - Amsterdam, Basel/Mulhouse, Biarritz, Bologna, Brussels, Clermont-Ferrand, Lorient, Metz/Nancy, Milan-Malpensa, Pau, Stuttgart, Venice-Marco Polo
  • Royal Air Maroc - Casablanca, Fes, Marrakech

Terminal 3

  • Air Arabia Maroc Casablanca
  • EasyJet All Year - Agadir, Barcelona, Berlin-Schönefeld, Brest, Brussels, Bordeaux, Casablanca, Edinburgh, Lisbon, London-Gatwick, London-Stansted, Madrid, Marrakech, Milan Malpensa, Nantes, Nice, Pisa, Porto, Prague, Rome-Ciampino, Toulouse, Venice-Marco Polo; Seasonal - Bastia, Biarritz, Bristol, Ibiza, Liverpool, Olbia
  • France - Djerba, Monastir, Heraklion



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