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Flights Lyon - Istanbul

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Departure Fri, 09 Dec Return Fri, 23 Dec
LYS Lyon
IST Istanbul
return from 140€
Departure Tue, 03 Jan Return Sat, 07 Jan
LYS Lyon
IST Istanbul
return from 212€
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Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 19.58 TRY
Euro Turkish Lira
1 TRY = 0.06 EUR
Last checked on 02 December 2022
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Istanbul are 78% cheaper than in Lyon.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Istanbul is 65% cheaper than a meal in Lyon.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Istanbul is 90% cheaper than in Lyon.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Istanbul is 37% cheaper 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
Istanbul airports
  • ( Istanbul Airport (IST)
    How far from city centre: 34 kms
  • ( Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW)
    How far from city centre: 30 kms
  • ( Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL)
    How far from city centre: 14 kms
K Distance: 2013 kms

Find flights from Lyon - Istanbul

Are you excited for an amazing trip from Lyon to Istanbul? You are in the right place! If you need a little getaway to see a loved one or a comfortable flight for your business trip, the best deal prices and airline carriers are a click away from you. You either are looking for a cheap flight or are in a hurry to find a last-minute ticket, no worries! eDreams will take care of everything you need for a perfect vacation in Istanbul. You will get a large selection of airfares from standard and low cost airlines worldwide and easily book your tickets for this route. Don´t forget to book a hotel and choose a car for your perfect trip as a package. Choose the best-suited flight and fasten your seatbelt, we are flying!

How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Lyon to Istanbul?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to Turkey. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Lyon to Istanbul, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Lyon and Istanbul. 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 Istanbul more expensive than Lyon to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.52 EUR euros, 90% cheaper than Lyon, with a fare of 5.00 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 78% less in Istanbul: 0.41 EUR euros against 1.90 EUR euros in Lyon. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 5.18 EUR euros in Istanbul, 65% less than the 15.00 EUR euros in Lyon. The price of a coffee is approximately 37% cheaper in Istanbul, with an average of 1.78 EUR euros, while in Lyon the coffee costs 2.81 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Lyon to Istanbul flights?
The most popular month for flights from Lyon to Istanbul are: August, July and December.
When is the best time to travel from Lyon to Istanbul?
A good period of the year to visit Istanbul from Lyon really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, August is the best month to fly to Istanbul from Lyon, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by July and October. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds March, May and January are the months with fewer searches for the route Lyon -  Istanbul.
What is the duration of a flight from Lyon to Istanbul?
Flight time, on average, from Lyon to Istanbul is usually 03:09 hours on average, at an average distance of 2,032 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Istanbul compared to Lyon?
The average temperature in Lyon the average temperature is 33.87 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 9.0 mm , Istanbul's temperatures reach 32.95 during the hot season, with 5.3 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -0.3 degrees in Istanbul, compared to the -5.03 average degrees reported in Lyon. During the winter period, Lyon can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Lyon and Istanbul?
The most common route form Lyon to Istanbul is: Saint Exupery (LYS) to Istanbul Airport (IST). These airlines fly this route:
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Find more Lyon to Istanbul flights between Saint Exupery (LYS) to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) which are flown by the following airline(s): Pegasus Airlines.
What airlines fly from Lyon to Istanbul?
Airlines that have direct flight routes from Lyon to Istanbul are:
  • Pegasus Airlines.
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Lufthansa.
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