Distance between Barcelona (BCN) and Lyon (LYS)

Flight distance from Barcelona to Lyon (Barcelona–El Prat Airport – Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) is 341 miles / 549 kilometers / 296 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Barcelona (BCN) to Lyon (LYS) is 413 miles / 665 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 34 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Barcelona to Lyon.

Shortest flight path between Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN) and Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS).

How far is Lyon from Barcelona?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Barcelona and Lyon. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 341.124 miles
• 548.986 kilometers
• 296.429 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 341.171 miles
• 549.062 kilometers
• 296.470 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information

A Barcelona–El Prat Airport
City: Barcelona
Country: Spain
IATA Code: BCN
ICAO Code: LEBL
Coordinates: 41°17′49″N, 2°4′42″E

B Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport
City: Lyon
Country: France
IATA Code: LYS
ICAO Code: LFLL
Coordinates: 45°43′35″N, 5°5′26″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Barcelona and Lyon.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 75 kg (166 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Barcelona (BCN) → Lyon (LYS).

Distance:
341
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
341

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