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Flights Lyon - Athens

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Departure Wed, 19 Oct Return Sat, 22 Oct
LYS Lyon
ATH Athens
return from 106€
Departure Wed, 02 Nov Return Wed, 09 Nov
LYS Lyon
ATH Athens
return from 182€
Route information
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Currency and cost comparison
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Athens are 40% cheaper than in Lyon.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Athens is 20% cheaper than a meal in Lyon.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Athens is 30% cheaper than in Lyon.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 10% more expensive in Athens than in Lyon.

Lyon airports
  • ( Geneva (GVA)
    How far from city centre: 112 kms
  • ( Saint Exupery (LYS)
    How far from city centre: 9 kms
  • ( St Geoirs (GNB)
    How far from city centre: 59 kms
  • ( Lyon - Bron (LYN)
    How far from city centre: 9 kms
Athens airports
  • ( E. Venizelos (ATH)
    How far from city centre: 20 kms
K Distance: 1781 kms

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How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Lyon to Athens?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to Greece. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Lyon to Athens, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Lyon and Athens. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Athens more expensive than Lyon to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Athens costs an average of 3.50 EUR euros, 30% cheaper than Lyon, with a fare of 5.00 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 37% less in Athens: 1.20 EUR euros against 1.90 EUR euros in Lyon. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 12.00 EUR euros in Athens, 20% less than the 15.00 EUR euros in Lyon. The price of a coffee is approximately 14% more expensive in Athens, with an average of 3.20 EUR euros, while in Lyon the coffee costs 2.80 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Lyon to Athens flights?
The most popular month for flights from Lyon to Athens are: May, December and March.
When is the best time to travel from Lyon to Athens?
A good period of the year to visit Athens from Lyon really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, December is the best month to fly to Athens from Lyon, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by July and August. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds November, January and September are the months with fewer searches for the route Lyon -  Athens.
What is the duration of a flight from Lyon to Athens?
Flight time, on average, from Lyon to Athens is usually 03:36 hours on average, at an average distance of 2,175 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Athens compared to Lyon?
The average temperature in Lyon the average temperature is 33.87 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 9.0 mm , Athens's temperatures reach 35.31 during the hot season, with 5.3 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 2.15 degrees in Athens, compared to the -5.03 average degrees reported in Lyon. During the winter period, Lyon can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Athens have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Lyon and Athens?
The most common route form Lyon to Athens is: Saint Exupery (LYS) to E. Venizelos (ATH). These airlines fly this route:
  • Aegean Airlines.
  • Transavia France.
  • Air France.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Lyon to Athens are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Lyon to Athens are:
  • Lufthansa, stopping in Frankfurt for 280 minutes at least.
  • Austrian Airlines, with 110 minutes stop in Frankfurt.
  • Lufthansa, with 95 minutes scale in Munich.
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