Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport is situated 20km (13 miles) east of Lyon’s city centre.
Dialling code: +33
Telephone: 04 2600 7007
Lufthansa at the airport
At the airport
Lufthansa is located in Terminal 2.
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You can relax, take forty winks or get down to some work before your next flight in the Lufthansa and Star Alliance partner lounges at all major international airports.
To the loungefinder
How to get there
Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport is located on the A432. From Lyon, the airport can be accessed via the A43 eastbound (in the direction of Chambéry).
Trains run daily services from the airport’s TGV station to 15 cities in France and northern Italy; including Paris, Marseille, Avignon, Turin and Milan. Contact SNCF (tel: 36 35; www.sncf.com) for further train information.
The Rhônexpress tram service (tel: 04 7975 9279; www.rhonexpress.fr) connects the airport directly with the city centre in less than 30 minutes. The single fare is €15.70 (or €14.50 when pre-ordered online). Trams run every 15 minutes, except 0500 to 0600 and 2100 to 0040 when they run every 30 minutes.
Buses and coaches operate to a number of destinations in the Rhône-Alpes region; including Annecy, Aix-les-Bains, Chambéry and Grenoble.
Several shuttle bus services connect Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport to a number of mountain resorts and cities in the Rhône-Alpes region. Ticketing desks are located in the central area.
A taxi rank is located in front of Terminal 1. Taxis operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The fare into central Lyon ranges from €45 to €60 (depending on time of day) and the travel time is about 25 to 30 minutes.
There are several parking options at Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport. The underground P0 car park offers short-term parking with direct lift access to the terminals; P1 and P2 car parks are also short-term and serve Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 respectively; while P5 and P6 are long-term car parks connected to the airport terminals by a free shuttle bus. The first 20 minutes of parking are free. Advance reservation is available; bookings should be made via the airport website.