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Distance between Lyon (LYS) and Frankfurt (FRA)

Flight distance from Lyon to Frankfurt (Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport – Frankfurt Airport) is 338 miles / 543 kilometers / 293 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Lyon (LYS) to Frankfurt (FRA) is 423 miles / 680 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 41 minutes.

Lyon – Frankfurt

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338
Miles
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543
Kilometers
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293
Nautical miles

How far is Frankfurt from Lyon?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 337.559 miles
  • 543.249 kilometers
  • 293.331 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
  • 337.352 miles
  • 542.915 kilometers
  • 293.151 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 Frankfurt?

Estimated flight time from Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport to Frankfurt Airport is 1 hour 8 minutes.

What is the time difference between Lyon and Frankfurt?

There is no time difference between Lyon and Frankfurt.

Flight carbon footprint between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA)

On average flying from Lyon to Frankfurt generates about 75 kg of CO2 per passenger, 75 kilograms is equal to 165 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 Frankfurt

Shortest flight path between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

Airlines flying from Lyon (LYS) to Frankfurt (FRA)

Ethiopian Airlines
Lufthansa