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$213British Airways
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$178KLM
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$161British Airways
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$306HOP!
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$137British Airways
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$192Vueling
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$141British Airways
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$143KLM
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$154Air France
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$156Air France
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$155Air France
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$152KLM

Travel Information from Manchester to Lyon

distanceDistance619 miles (998 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $142 (€116) • 4 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France

Take a flight to travel 619 miles (998 km) from Manchester to Lyon. Air France is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Lyon.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Manchester, United Kingdom to Lyon, France?

Travel from Manchester, United Kingdom to Lyon, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Lyon from Manchester restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lyon, France from Manchester?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lyon, France?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 10/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Lyon from Manchester closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Lyon, France?

Return travel to Manchester, United Kingdom from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from France?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from France?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Manchester, United Kingdom was last verified on 10/17/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Manchester from Lyon.

How do I get from Manchester to Lyon?

You can go from Manchester to Lyon by flight.

What is the fastest way to travel to Lyon from Manchester?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Manchester to Lyon with an average travel time of 4 h 30 min.

What is the distance between Manchester and Lyon?

The Manchester to Lyon distance is around 619 miles (998 km).

When traveling to Lyon from Manchester, what are the departure and arrival points in Manchester and Lyon?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Manchester to Lyon:

  • Flights mostly depart from Manchester Airport and arrive in Lyon Saint Exupery Airport.
Which travel companies can take me from Manchester to Lyon?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Lyon, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Air France can get you to Lyon by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Air France from Manchester to Lyon for $142 (€116) on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey between Manchester and Lyon ends?
Many of our customers traveling from Manchester to Lyon don't make Lyon their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Lyon are Paris, Geneva or Barcelona, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Lyon to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets from Manchester to Lyon online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Manchester to Lyon, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket costs $142 (€116) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Manchester to Lyon tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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