# How far is Lorient from Lyon?

The distance between Lyon (Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) and Lorient (Lorient South Brittany Airport) is 428 miles / 690 kilometers / 372 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Lyon (LYS) to Lorient (LRT) is 551 miles / 887 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 9 hours 23 minutes.

428
Miles
690
Kilometers
372
Nautical miles
1 h 18 min

## Distance from Lyon to Lorient

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 428.486 miles
• 689.581 kilometers
• 372.344 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
• 427.392 miles
• 687.821 kilometers
• 371.394 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 Lorient?

The estimated flight time from Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport to Lorient South Brittany Airport is 1 hour and 18 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and Lorient South Brittany Airport (LRT)

On average, flying from Lyon to Lorient generates about 88 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 88 kilograms equals 194 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 Lorient

See the map of the shortest flight path between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and Lorient South Brittany Airport (LRT).

## 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 Lorient South Brittany Airport
City: Lorient
Country: France
IATA Code: LRT
ICAO Code: LFRH
Coordinates: 47°45′38″N, 3°26′24″W