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Overview: Lyon to Heraklion flight

distanceDistance1277 miles (2060 km)
changesDirect flightYes

Flights from Lyon to Heraklion cover the 1277 miles (2060 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct flight services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Heraklion International Airport.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Heraklion, Greece if I'm coming from Lyon, France by plane?

Travel between Lyon, France and Heraklion, Greece by plane is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Greece from France?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Greece from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival. Travelers showing symptoms will be asked to quarantine for 5 days
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Heraklion, Greece?

When traveling in Greece, 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 1/20/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight from Lyon to Heraklion before traveling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by plane to Lyon, France from Heraklion, Greece?

The restriction level for your return flight to Lyon, France from Heraklion is: Partially open.

Is my return flight into Lyon from Heraklion restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Heraklion?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

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

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

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

Last checked on 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Lyon from Heraklion closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Heraklion from Lyon by plane?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Lyon to Heraklion by plane to be approximately 1277 miles (2060 km).

When taking a flight from Lyon to Heraklion, which airport in Lyon do I fly out of and which airport in Heraklion do I arrive in?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport   and arriving in Heraklion International Airport.

Where is the airport in Lyon? Where is the airport in Heraklion?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport, which is located around 11.5 miles (18.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the plane at Heraklion International Airport, located 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city center. You can check for taxi services, public transit options or airport shuttle services available from Heraklion International Airport to take you to the city center of Heraklion.

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