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Flight Information to Lyon from Edinburgh

distanceDistance784 miles (1265 km)
durationAverage flight duration5 h
priceAverage plane ticket price$196 (€158)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesFlybe

Flights from Edinburgh to Lyon cover the 784 miles (1265 km) long route taking on average 5 h with our travel partners like Flybe. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as $130 (€105), but the average price of plane tickets is $196 (€158). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.

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Flights from Edinburgh to Lyon
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for flights to Lyon from Edinburgh?

Travel between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Lyon, France by plane is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/26/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight between Edinburgh and Lyon before traveling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Lyon, France?

The restriction level for your return flight to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Lyon is: Partially open.

Is my return flight into Edinburgh from Lyon restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Lyon?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 9/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Edinburgh from Lyon closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap plane tickets between Edinburgh and Lyon cost?
Flight tickets to Lyon from Edinburgh for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $130 (€105)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is the flight between Edinburgh and Lyon on average?
The Edinburgh to Lyon plane ticket price is on average $196 (€158)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Edinburgh to Lyon by plane?
You should expect to travel around 784 miles (1265 km)  to Lyon from Edinburgh by plane.
How long is the flight to Lyon from Edinburgh?
On average the Edinburgh to Lyon flight time is 5 h  covering the 784 miles (1265 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which airport for the flight from Edinburgh to Lyon do I fly out of? Which Lyon airport from Edinburgh do I arrive in?

Omio travelers most frequently book a flight from Edinburgh Airport   to Lyon Saint Exupery Airport   for this route.

Where is the airport in Edinburgh? Where is the airport in Lyon?

You can find the most popular departure airport for this route, Edinburgh Airport, located approximately 6 miles (10 km) from the city center of Edinburgh. The most popular arrival airport in Lyon, called Lyon Saint Exupery Airport, is located around 11 miles (18 km) away from its city center. To reach the city center of Lyon from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport, check what taxi services, airport shuttle services or public transit options are available.

Which airlines can get me from Edinburgh to Lyon?
For the best Edinburgh to Lyon flight to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flybe. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services to Lyon from Edinburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.
When is the earliest flight from Edinburgh to Lyon? When is the last flight from Edinburgh to Lyon?
The first Edinburgh to Lyon flight departs at 5: 00 AM   and the last flight from Edinburgh to Lyon leaves at 8: 45 PM. Check out the most up-to-date flight schedule from Edinburgh to Lyon on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase a plane ticket from Edinburgh to Lyon to get the best deals?
If you buy the Edinburgh to Lyon flight within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $196 (€158). However, booking your plane ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for flights between Edinburgh and Lyon. Look out for plane tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.