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Travelers usually depart from Lyon–Saint-Exupéry, Lyon - Perrache, Lyon - Part-Dieu, Lyon - Vaulx-en-Velin La Soie, or Lyon - Meyzieu Z.I. when they travel from Lyon to Edinburgh. Book your trip to arrive at Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh Bus Station, Edinburgh - Hanover St Bus stop, Edinburgh-Bankhead, or Edinburgh-Balgreen. The distance between Lyon and Edinburgh is 1281 km. The most popular airlines for this route are easyJet, Ryanair, Lufthansa, British Airways, and Air France. Lyon and Edinburgh have 354 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Edinburgh, consider visiting Edinburgh Royal Mile, Stirling, Bamburgh Castle, Edinburgh Castle, Glencoe, Ben Nevis, and Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum.

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
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Most travelers from France can enter Edinburgh, EDI, but there are restrictions.

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
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Return

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required
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  • No visa required

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Lyon to Edinburgh?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Lyon and Edinburgh takes around 2.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Lyon and Edinburgh?
The flight distance between Lyon and Edinburgh is 1281 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Lyon and Edinburgh?
Several carriers operate flights between Lyon and Edinburgh. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include easyJet.
What are the most popular routes to and from Lyon?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Lyon and London, Dublin, Manchester, Athens, Reykjavik, Montreal, Birmingham, Bucharest, Thessaloniki, Milan, Bristol, Glasgow, Cork, Amsterdam, Madrid, Toronto, Prague, Tel Aviv, Tallinn, Fes.
What are the most popular routes to and from Edinburgh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Edinburgh and London, Athens, Thessaloniki, Budapest, Barcelona, Rome, Amsterdam, Lisbon, Paris, Birmingham, Copenhagen, Tallinn, New York, Istanbul, Palma, Majorca, Bucharest, Alicante, Vienna, Toronto, Madrid.
Which airports are there in Lyon?
Lyon is mainly served by Lyon–Saint-Exupéry. But there are other airports nearby, including Lyon–Bron.
What airports are near Lyon?
The main airport in Lyon is Lyon–Saint-Exupéry. It is also served by Geneva, Turin, Alpes–Isère, Nîmes–Alès–Camargue–Cévennes, Bern, Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne, Chambéry, Dole–Jura, Le Puy – Loudes, Lausanne-la Blecherette Airport.
What airports are near Edinburgh?
The main airport in Edinburgh is Edinburgh Airport. It is also served by Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow, Newcastle, Aberdeen, Inverness, Glasgow Prestwick, Durham Tees Valley, Dundee.
What buses and trains depart from Lyon?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Lyon, including SNCF, Rhônexpress.
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