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Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport(LYS)

Full Airport Name

Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport


BP 113, 69125 Lyon, France

Airport Code


Country Code



(04) 2600 7007 or 7222 7221


(04) 7222 7471




Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT + 1 (GMT + 2 from aftermost Sunday in March to aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 24km (15 miles) from Lyon.

Transfer Amid Terminals

The two terminals are aural walking distance. A chargeless shuttle bus additionally links the two terminals and the long-stay car parks.

Driving Directions

The airport is amid on the A432. It can be accessed from the A42 appear Geneva and the A43 appear Chambéry.

Car Parking

There are several parking options (tel: 0826 800 826). The underground car esplanade P0 offers concise parking with absolute lift admission to the terminals, P1 and P2 are concise car parks for Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 respectively, and P5 and P6 are abiding car parks affiliated to the airport terminals by a chargeless shuttle bus.

Car Hire

Car appoint companies accommodate Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National/Citer and Sixt. Chauffeur apprenticed cars can additionally be assassin from Chabe-Verjat auto account (tel: (04) 7256 5181).

Public Transport

Rail: Trains run from the airport's TGV base and serve abounding French destinations, including Paris Gare de Lyon, Marseille and Montpellier (tel: 0836 353 535).

Road: Bus: Several bus casework are operated by Satobus (tel: (04) 7268 7217), abutting the airport to the capital cities of Rhône-Alpes; their board is amid in the axial area.

Taxi: A auto rank is amid in advanced of Terminal 1. Auto advice is attainable from Auto Aéroport (tel: (04) 7855 3431).

Information and Advice Desks

There are three advice desks. The aboriginal is in Terminal 2, Departures 3, the additional is in Terminal 1, Arrivals B, and the third is at the advice point in the axial hall.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: Accessories accommodate a agency de change and a column appointment in the axial building. There is additionally an automated bill barter apparatus in Terminal 1. ATMs can be begin throughout the airport.

Eating and drinking: Bars are amid in both terminals, and restaurants in the axial building.

Shopping: Shopping includes a jewellers, clothes shops, a adaptable blast boutique and a aroma boutique and duty-free.

Other facilities: Mother and babyish apartment are attainable in both terminals. There is a biking abettor and chemist in the axial building. A 24-hour medical centre is amid on the arena attic of the axial building.

Conference and Business Facilities

The airport Business Centre (tel: (04) 7222 8374) has 11 affair rooms, all-around amid two and 80 delegates, all able with telephones and paperboards. It additionally offers audiovisual equipment, secretarial casework (typing, interpreting, fax, archetype and printing) and accouterment facilities. Fax and Minitel casework are additionally attainable in the axial hall, adverse the column office.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

The airport has blast kiosks which are attainable to wheelchair users. It additionally has disabled toilets. Disabled cartage are brash to acquaintance their airline anon for abetment with boarding above-mentioned to biking and address to the check-in board on arrival. There is a set-down point in advanced of Terminal 1 and aloof spaces in advanced of the alternation base in car esplanade P6; a abatement on parking accuse is accessible on presentation of a accurate disabled brand to the car esplanade advice board in the axial building.


Hotels aural the airport area accommodate the 4-star Sofitel (tel: (04) 7223 3805) and the 2-star Hotel Kyriad (tel: (04) 7223 9090). There is a chargeless shuttle bus amid the Kyriad Hotel and the terminals. The Sofitel can be accomplished anon from the axial building, akin 1.