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Distance between Gothenburg (GOT) and Lyon (LYS)

Flight distance from Gothenburg to Lyon (Göteborg Landvetter Airport – Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) is 880 miles / 1416 kilometers / 765 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Gothenburg (GOT) to Lyon (LYS) is 1110 miles / 1786 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Göteborg Landvetter Airport (GOT) and Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS).

How far is Lyon from Gothenburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 879.936 miles
  • 1416.119 kilometers
  • 764.643 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
  • 879.145 miles
  • 1414.846 kilometers
  • 763.956 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 Göteborg Landvetter Airport
City: Gothenburg
Country: Sweden Flag of Sweden
IATA Code: GOT
ICAO Code: ESGG
Coordinates: 57°39′46″N, 12°16′47″E

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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Gothenburg and Lyon.

Time Difference

Gothenburg

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Lyon

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (313 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Gothenburg (GOT) → Lyon (LYS).

Distance:
880
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
880

Round trip?