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Distance between Heraklion (HER) and Lyon (LYS)

Flight distance from Heraklion to Lyon (Heraklion International Airport – Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) is 1272 miles / 2047 kilometers / 1105 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Heraklion (HER) to Lyon (LYS) is 1780 miles / 2864 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Heraklion International Airport (HER) and Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS).

How far is Lyon from Heraklion?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1271.831 miles
  • 2046.814 kilometers
  • 1105.191 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
  • 1270.186 miles
  • 2044.167 kilometers
  • 1103.762 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 Heraklion International Airport
City: Heraklion
Country: Greece Flag of Greece
IATA Code: HER
ICAO Code: LGIR
Coordinates: 35°20′22″N, 25°10′49″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

The time difference between Heraklion and Lyon is 1 hour. Lyon is 1 hour behind Heraklion.

Time Difference

Heraklion

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Lyon

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (364 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Heraklion (HER) → Lyon (LYS).

Distance:
1272
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1272

Round trip?