# How far is Lyon from Leipzig?

The distance between Leipzig (Leipzig/Halle Airport) and Lyon (Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) is 512 miles / 824 kilometers / 445 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Leipzig (LEJ) to Lyon (LYS) is 661 miles / 1064 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 10 hours 21 minutes.

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824
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1 h 28 min
100 kg

## Distance from Leipzig to Lyon

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Leipzig to Lyon. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 512.274 miles
• 824.425 kilometers
• 445.154 nautical miles

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

Haversine formula
• 511.632 miles
• 823.391 kilometers
• 444.596 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Leipzig to Lyon?

The estimated flight time from Leipzig/Halle Airport to Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport is 1 hour and 28 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ) and Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS)

On average, flying from Leipzig to Lyon generates about 100 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 100 kilograms equals 221 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Leipzig to Lyon

See the map of the shortest flight path between Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ) and Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS).

## Airport information

Origin Leipzig/Halle Airport
City: Leipzig
Country: Germany
IATA Code: LEJ
ICAO Code: EDDP
Coordinates: 51°25′56″N, 12°14′29″E
Destination Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport
City: Lyon
Country: France
IATA Code: LYS
ICAO Code: LFLL
Coordinates: 45°43′35″N, 5°5′26″E