# How far is Brussels from Lyon?

The distance between Lyon (Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) and Brussels (Brussels Airport) is 359 miles / 577 kilometers / 312 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Lyon (LYS) to Brussels (BRU) is 459 miles / 738 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 45 minutes.

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## Distance from Lyon to Brussels

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 358.650 miles
• 577.191 kilometers
• 311.658 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
• 358.639 miles
• 577.174 kilometers
• 311.649 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 Lyon to Brussels?

The estimated flight time from Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport to Brussels Airport is 1 hour and 10 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and Brussels Airport (BRU)

On average, flying from Lyon to Brussels generates about 78 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 78 kilograms equals 172 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

See the map of the shortest flight path between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and Brussels Airport (BRU).

## Airport information

Origin Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport
City: Lyon
Country: France
IATA Code: LYS
ICAO Code: LFLL
Coordinates: 45°43′35″N, 5°5′26″E
Destination Brussels Airport
City: Brussels
Country: Belgium
IATA Code: BRU
ICAO Code: EBBR
Coordinates: 50°54′5″N, 4°29′3″E