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Lyon travel tips

1) See the props of famous films at the Musee du Cinema et de la Miniature in Lyon

The Cinema and Miniature museum in Lyon is two in one. The film collection includes 450 animatronics, prostheses, robots, masks, costumes, etc., used in various films from "Spiderman" to "The 5th Element". The collection by Dan Ohlmann unites realistic miniature scenes. The reproductions of living spaces on a 1/12th scale have around 1,000 tiny objects. Make a trip to another dimension while visiting Lyon!

2) Beware of strikes while travelling to Lyon

Strikes are an important part of French history and culture. The county is near the top of Europe's list by the duration of strikes. For instance, a rail strike is likely to occur at least once a year. Demonstrations and disruptions of services may follow. That’s why you should monitor the news for information about the ongoing and planned strikes. Forewarned is forearmed!

3) Save money by ordering coffee at the counter inside a cafe in Lyon

Orders requiring a waiter (for instance, from a table outside) are priced higher. If drinking a cup of coffee is all you want, head up to the counter, grab your drink and find a spot on a nearby public bench to enjoy it. A penny saved is a penny earned!

Travelers usually depart from Milan–Malpensa, Milan Bergamo International Airport, Linate, Milano - Porta Garibaldi, or Milan Central Train Station when they travel from Milan to Lyon. Book your trip to arrive at Lyon–Saint-Exupéry, Lyon - Perrache, Lyon - Part-Dieu, Lyon - Vaulx-en-Velin La Soie, or Lyon - Meyzieu Z.I.. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Air France, Iberia Airlines, easyJet, and Volotea. Milan and Lyon have 337 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Lyon, consider visiting Mont Blanc, Aiguille Du Midi, France, and Lake Geneva.

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Number of flights57428055-4558

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Air FranceAFRAFYesOpens 30 days before flight
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Iberia AirlinesIBEIBYesOpens 24 days before flight
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easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
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VoloteaVOEV7NoOpens 96 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Milan?
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What are the most popular routes to and from Lyon?
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Which airports are there in Milan?
Milan is mainly served by Milan–Malpensa. But there are other airports nearby, including Milan Bergamo International Airport, Linate.
What airports are near Milan?
The main airport in Milan is Milan–Malpensa. It is also served by Zürich Airport, Venice Marco Polo, Bologna Guglielmo Marconi, Treviso, Florence, Pisa International, Turin, Verona Villafranca, Genoa Cristoforo Colombo, St. Gallen–Altenrhein.
What airports are near Lyon?
The main airport in Lyon is Lyon–Saint-Exupéry. It is also served by Geneva, Turin, Dole–Jura, Nîmes–Alès–Camargue–Cévennes, Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne, Bern, Avignon – Provence, Chambéry, Saint-Étienne–Bouthéon, Alpes–Isère.
What buses and trains depart from Milan?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Milan, including Trenitalia.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Milan and Lyon?
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Currently, you can fly between Milan and Lyon with Ryanair, Air France, Iberia Airlines, easyJet, Volotea.
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