Lyon Airport Informational Guide to Lyon–Saint Exupéry Airport (LYS) - Non Official

Lyon Airport (LYS)

Find the most important information about Lyon Airport: Flights, Departures, Arrivals, Parking, Car Rentals, Hotels near the airport and other information about Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport (LYS). Plan your travel to LYS Airport with the information provided in this guide.


Lyon Airport is a focus city for Air France, Air France Hop, EasyJet, Transavia France and Twin Jet.


Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport handled 11,739,600 passengers in 2019.

During 2020, Lyon Airport registered around 4 million passengers. An important decrease due to coronavirus crisis. 

Terminals + info

Lyon Airport consists of a couple of passenger terminals:

Terminal 1

Terminal 2

Facilities and Services + info

Lyon Airport offers the following services to passengers:

- Information desk
- Free Wi-Fi
- Airport Medical Centre
- Pharmacy
- Duty free shops
- ATMs
- Currency Exchange
- Meeting points
- Prayer rooms

About Lyon

Lyon is located in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in east-central France, which is its capital city. It is the third largest city in France after Paris and Marseille. The city is well-known for its cuisine, gastronomy and historical landmarks since it is an UNESCO World Heritage Site for the Vieux Lyon medieval city and the Croix-Rousse.

About landmarks, you shouldn’t miss the Cathedral of Saint John, the City hall, Vieux Lyon medieval town, Croix-Rousse, Opéra nouvel, Parc de la Tête d’Or and Jardin botanique de Lyon.

Transport + info

The following means of transport are available at Lyon Airport to transfer to the city centre:

Bus: There isn’t any urban nor city bus from Lyon Airport to the city centre.

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Get to Lyon city centre within 40 minutes by taxi.

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Train: Transfer to downtown Lyon by Rhône Express.

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Car hire: Hire a car at Lyon Airport or through our search engine.

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Address: B.P. 113 Lyon-Saint Exupéry Aeroport, 69125, FRANCE

(+33) 426 007 007


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