Located in the south east of France, Lyon Airport is a major gateway and an important hub connecting the country's third largest city with dozens of destinations in Europe and around the world. Every year almost 12 million passengers choose this airport, appreciated for its efficiency and the high level of services offered. Easy to reach and equipped with a wide offering of services, the airport is the ideal gateway to discover the region.
Connections with Saint-Exupery airport
Lyon airport is easily accessible thanks to multiple solutions. For those who choose public transport, the most convenient means of transport is perhaps the Rhônexpress, a tram that connects the two terminals of the airport with the heart of the capital of the Rhône department in about half an hour: departures are every 15-30 minutes and they guarantee an efficient service throughout the day at a cost of 15 Euros each way. There are numerous TCL buses that travel between Lyon and Saint-Exupery airport, in particular the n.47 and the n.48, which allow you to reach various areas of the city at affordable prices. For those who prefer a taxi, the service is available 24 hours a day at the terminal exit. The average fare to go to the city centre is around 50-55 Euros during the day, while it is 60-65 Euros at night: other destinations can be agreed with the driver. For those who wish to explore the region with maximum flexibility, several car rental agencies are available directly at Lyon Airport in the arrivals area. We recommend you book in advance, especially during the tourist season.
Lyon Airport is equipped with a wide range of services to ensure a comfortable and relaxing travel experience. Passengers wishing to sample the region's delicacies can enjoy various options, ranging from express cafés to gourmet restaurants, located both before and after security checks. For shopping lovers, Saint-Exupery airport offers a selection of shops that include both famous international brands and typical local products: from fashion to electronics, from perfumeries to toys, this airport boasts a truly remarkable offer. Ground services are completed by a Fast Track area, Lounges and assistance for minors travelling without a companion: Lyon airport is also equipped to assist passengers with reduced mobility, guaranteeing support and special services capable of ensuring an easy and comfortable transfer.
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