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How far is London from Lyon?

Distance between Lyon (Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) and London (London Heathrow Airport) is 471 miles / 758 kilometers / 409 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Lyon (LYS) to London (LHR) is 618 miles / 994 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 10 minutes.

Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport – London Heathrow Airport

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Distance from Lyon to London

There are several ways to calculate distance from Lyon to London. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 471.180 miles
  • 758.291 kilometers
  • 409.444 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
  • 470.750 miles
  • 757.599 kilometers
  • 409.070 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 London?

Estimated flight time from Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport to London Heathrow Airport is 1 hour 23 minutes.

What is the time difference between Lyon and London?

The time difference between Lyon and London is 1 hour. London is 1 hour behind Lyon.
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Flight carbon footprint between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

On average flying from Lyon to London generates about 94 kg of CO2 per passenger, 94 kilograms is equal to 208 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 London

Shortest flight path between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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 London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W

Airlines flying from Lyon (LYS) to London (LHR)

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