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Distance between Edinburgh (EDI) and Lyon (LYS)

Distance from Edinburgh to Lyon (Edinburgh Airport – Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) is 797 miles / 1282 kilometers / 692 nautical miles.

How far is Lyon from Edinburgh?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 796.544 miles
  • 1281.913 kilometers
  • 692.178 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
  • 795.737 miles
  • 1280.614 kilometers
  • 691.476 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Edinburgh and Lyon is 1 hour. Lyon is 1 hour ahead of Edinburgh.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (297 pounds).

Airport information


A Edinburgh Airport
City: Edinburgh
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: EDI
ICAO Code: EGPH
Coordinates: 55°57′0″N, 3°22′20″W

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

Edinburgh to Lyon flight path

Shortest flight path between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Edinburgh (EDI) → Lyon (LYS).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
797
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
797

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