Map of flight path and driving directions from Paris to Lyon.
Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS).
How far is Lyon from Paris?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Paris and Lyon. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 256.408 miles
- 412.649 kilometers
- 222.812 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
- 256.277 miles
- 412.438 kilometers
- 222.699 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Paris and Lyon.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (138 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Paris (CDG) → Lyon (LYS).