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Flight Information to Istanbul from Lyon

distanceDistance1246 miles (2009 km)
durationAverage flight duration3 h
priceAverage plane ticket price$319 (€255)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinespegasus, Turkish Airlines or Lufthansa

Flights from Lyon to Istanbul cover the 1246 miles (2009 km) long trip taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like pegasus, Turkish Airlines or Lufthansa. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $319 (€255)], you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $227 (€181). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Istanbul Airport.

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Flight from Lyon to Istanbul with Lufthansa and Turkish airlines

Find the best flights from Lyon to Istanbul with Omio's travel partners Lufthansa and Turkish airlines from $227 (€181). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Looking to travel by plane between Lyon and Istanbul? Omio can help you find that perfect route with Lufthansa. Check Omio to see current Lufthansa flight schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Lyon to Istanbul flight and book Lufthansa tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a flight from Lyon to Istanbul, you can expect to travel 1246 miles (2009 km) one-way with Lufthansa. If you search for flights from Lyon to Istanbul in the Omio app, you can check if the Lufthansa ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest flight with Lufthansa, we do the work for you to get you safely to Istanbul from Lyon. Book that perfect Lyon to Istanbul flight now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Lufthansa!

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Flights from Lyon to Istanbul
Take a flight to Istanbul easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Lyon to Istanbul.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for flights to Istanbul from Lyon?

Travel between Lyon, France and Istanbul, Turkey by plane is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Turkey 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 Turkey from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Istanbul, Turkey?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 7/21/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight from Lyon to Istanbul before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Istanbul, Turkey to Lyon, France?

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

Is my return flight into Lyon from Istanbul restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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)
  • Health declaration required
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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 7/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Lyon from Istanbul closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap plane tickets to Istanbul from Lyon cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Lyon to Istanbul flights for as little as $227 (€181)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a flight ticket to Istanbul from Lyon?
If you’re looking to buy your plane tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lyon to Istanbul flight price to come in at an average of $319 (€255)  one way.
How many miles is it from Lyon to Istanbul by flight?
The Lyon to Istanbul flight distance is approximately 1246 miles (2009 km).
How long is the plane ride from Lyon to Istanbul?
The flight time between Lyon and Istanbul is on average 3 h  for the 1246 miles (2009 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Istanbul from Lyon by flight can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When taking a flight from Lyon to Istanbul, which airport in Lyon do I fly out of and which airport in Istanbul do I arrive in?

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

Where is the departure airport in Lyon located? Where is the arrival airport in Istanbul located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their flights from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and need to travel around 0 miles (0 km) from the city center to get to this airport.

Passengers arriving in Istanbul most often land in Istanbul Airport and need to travel about 0 miles (0 km) from this airport to reach the city center. You can check for public transit connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Istanbul Airport to get you to the city center of Istanbul.

What airlines go from Lyon to Istanbul?
For the journey from Lyon to Istanbul you can take a flight with pegasus, Turkish Airlines or Lufthansa. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services from Lyon to Istanbul on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
When is the earliest flight from Lyon to Istanbul? When is the last flight from Lyon to Istanbul?
You can take the first flight from Lyon to Istanbul at 9: 35 AM. The last flight from Lyon to Istanbul that you can take departs at 4: 20 PM. Omio shows you the latest flight from Lyon to Istanbul schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy plane tickets between Lyon and Istanbul for the best deals?
You can find flights to Istanbul from Lyon to cost on average $319 (€255) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying plane tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Lyon to Istanbul flight generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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