The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Lyon to Amsterdam will cost around € 170 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only € 109.
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1 h 35 m
6 h 3 m
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Of the 31 flights that leave Lyon for Amsterdam every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct flights cover the 737 km distance in an average of 6 h 3 m but if you time it right, some flights will get you there in just 1 h 35 m .
The slowest flights will take 1d 2 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||456 miles (736 km)|
|Average flight duration||3 h 35 min|
|Average plane ticket price||€142 (€142)|
|Airlines||azman air, Air France, Austrian Airlines, British Airways, Lufthansa Cityline, Lufthansa, Flybe, Air Baltic, KLM Cityhopper, Air Dolomiti, Vueling or KLM|
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam cover the 456 miles (736 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like azman air, Air France, Austrian Airlines, British Airways, Lufthansa Cityline, Lufthansa, Flybe, Air Baltic, KLM Cityhopper, Air Dolomiti, Vueling or KLM. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around €142, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as €116. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
Air France, Vueling Airlines and KLM flights will get you to Amsterdam from Lyon from €116. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times and tickets for your trip.
Air France is France's leading airline offering flights within and outside Europe; you can choose different ticket types for your flight between Lyon and Amsterdam including: Economy Light, Economy Standard, Economy Flex, Premium Economy and Business.
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There are about 17 flights from Lyon to Amsterdam every day, making it easier than ever for passengers to travel between these two fantastic Europen cities. The distance from Lyon to Amsterdam is approximately 730-kilometers, however airlines such as vueling, British Airways and Lufthansa make short work of this route. Some services connect through Paris city on their way to Amsterdam, however a couple of direct flights are on offer daily along this route.
Several airlines fly from Lyon to Amsterdam, however different Airlines service routes on differing days. British Airways, Lufthansa and vueling service the most regular routes, wth Tunisia Airlines nd Emirates servicing daily routes. Flights start from 6:00 a.m. every day and depart Lyon for Amsterdam until 9:45 p.m. most days. Some longer layovers are overnight - be sure to check carefully before booking.
Fights from Lyon city to Amsterdam typically involve one stopover and so can take anything from just under four to over ten hours, depending on the stopover destination. Lufthansa service the shortest flight during the weekends, with one short break at Frankfurt Airport before continuing on to Amsterdam.
There are typically at least a dozen flights per day flying from Lyon to Amsterdam. Flights from Lyon city to Amsterdam are mainly indirect, however with common stopover destinations being London, Frankfurt or Munich. Longer stopovers ca be half a day or more, leaving passengers the opportunity to leave the airport and see the stopover city, visa depending.
Arrival Airport: Travelers from Lyon arrive at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. It is the only airport serving Amsterdam and is located approximately 11-kilometers from Amsterdam city center. The airport easily connects to Amsterdam via public transportation system consisting of buses, trains and taxis. Buses serving the airport leave after every one hour to the city center. Besides, the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport offers friendly amenities such as duty-free shops for shopping, ATMs and WiFi. Once in Amsterdam, you can find accommodation in more than 500 hotels available near the airport such as Hotel Twenty Seven, Villa Oldenhoff and Breitner House. You can also enjoy the fantastic museums and architecture in the city. Some of the great monuments and art to find in Amsterdam include Dam Square, Madame Tussauds, and Royal Palace.
Departure Airport : Passengers leave Lyon to Amsterdam via the main airport known as Lyon St Exupery (LYS) Airport, formerly known as Lyon Satolas Airport. The airport is conveniently situated close to Lyon city center and only 35-kilometers away. Besides, the airport is the only airport that connects the larger Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region. The airport has a public tram transportation system that connects the airport to the city center. There are no direct buses, metro or trams that access the airport and accessing the airport is only through the Rhonexpress tram or taxi. The Rhonexpress is a tram shuttle service that connects the airport to Lyon's central train station called Part-Dieu. The tram shuttle runs every 15 minutes to the airport and the journey to get back takes an average of 29 minutes every trip. There are other options that travelers can use to connect from the city center or their hotels such as through the BlaBlaCar and private shuttle services.
Travel between Lyon, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands by plane is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 5/23/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Amsterdam from Lyon before travelling.
The restriction level for your return flight to Lyon, France from Amsterdam is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 5/22/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Lyon from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arriving in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
The most popular departure airport with passengers for this route, called Lyon Saint Exupery Airport, is located 11.5 miles (18.6 km) from the city centre of Lyon.
The most popular arrival airport, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, is located 6.9 miles (11.2 km) away from the city centre of Amsterdam. You can check what public transportation connections, taxi services or airport shuttle service options are available to take you from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to the city centre in Amsterdam.
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