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Travelers usually depart from Vienna International Airport, Wien Hauptbahnhof, Vienna - Erdberg, Vienna - Meidling, or Vienna Central Station when they travel from Vienna 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 distance between Vienna and Lyon is 912 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, easyJet, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, and Wizz Air. Vienna and Lyon have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Lyon, consider visiting Lake Geneva, Aiguille Du Midi, France, and Mont Blanc.

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Check-in for a flight from Vienna to Lyon

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Austrian AirlinesAUAOSYesNo
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
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Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight

Lyon travel tips

1) Drunk driving may cost you a pretty penny in Lyon

According to French law, the driver caught with more than 0.5g of alcohol per litre of blood is punished by a fine of €135. 0.8g per litre and more will cost you €4,500! The upper limit for drivers with less than three years of experience is just 0.2g per litre. If you fall into that category, you need to be as sober as a judge behind the wheel. But even if you have more experience — don’t try your luck!

2) Try piloting an airliner at AviaSim Lyon

AvisSim is one of the largest flight simulation centres in France. You can try to pilot an airliner, F-16 fighter aircraft or Bell 206 helicopter. Your flight conditions are customisable: choose from thousands of airports worldwide, determine the weather and time of day. Carry out missions, fly over New York or Moscow. Feel yourself a hero pilot!

3) Look for plat du jour at the restaurants to eat out cheap in Lyon

Many Lyon restaurants offer a dish of the day (‘plat du jour’) during the week. It's a great way to try something tasty with little risk for your travelling budget. Note that a bottle of tap water is always free. If you want one, just ask for a ‘carafe d'eau’.

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Most travelers from Austria can enter France, but there are restrictions.

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  • Masks are mandatory in certain provinces

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in France in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Vienna to Lyon?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Vienna and Lyon takes around 1.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Vienna and Lyon?
The flight distance between Vienna and Lyon is 912 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Vienna and Lyon?
Several carriers operate flights between Vienna and Lyon. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Austrian Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Vienna?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Vienna and London, Athens, Reykjavik, Thessaloniki, Dublin, Manchester, Palma, Majorca, Edinburgh, Rome, Barcelona, Lisbon, Birmingham, Tenerife, Bristol, Milan, Toronto, Malta, Tallinn, Madrid, Paris.
What are the most popular routes to and from Lyon?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Lyon and London, Dublin, Manchester, Athens, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Toronto, Montreal, Glasgow, Thessaloniki, Reykjavik, Cork, Bristol, Melbourne, Sydney, Paris, Milan, Larnaca, Amsterdam, Vilnius.
What airports are near Vienna?
The main airport in Vienna is Vienna International Airport. It is also served by Budapest Ferenc Liszt International, Vienna International Airport, Bratislava Airport, Brno–Tuřany, Leoš Janáček Airport Ostrava, Graz, Klagenfurt, Hévíz–Balaton, Pardubice Airport, Linz.
What airports are near Lyon?
The main airport in Lyon is Lyon–Saint-Exupéry. It is also served by Geneva, Turin, Nîmes–Alès–Camargue–Cévennes, Bern, Alpes–Isère, Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne, Chambéry, Le Puy – Loudes, Dole–Jura, Lausanne-la Blecherette Airport.
What buses and trains depart from Vienna?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Vienna, including OBB.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Vienna and Lyon?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Vienna and Lyon thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Vienna and Lyon can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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