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Distance between Nice (NCE) and Lyon (LYS)

Flight distance from Nice to Lyon (Nice Côte d'Azur Airport – Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) is 177 miles / 285 kilometers / 154 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Nice (NCE) to Lyon (LYS) is 297 miles / 478 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 59 minutes.

Nice – Lyon

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177
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285
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154
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How far is Lyon from Nice?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 177.033 miles
  • 284.907 kilometers
  • 153.838 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
  • 176.934 miles
  • 284.747 kilometers
  • 153.751 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport to Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport is 50 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Nice and Lyon.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Nice to Lyon generates about 51 kg of CO2 per passenger, 51 kilograms is equal to 113 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Nice to Lyon

Shortest flight path between Nice Côte d'Azur Airport (NCE) and Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS).

Airport information

Origin Nice Côte d'Azur Airport
City: Nice
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: NCE
ICAO Code: LFMN
Coordinates: 43°39′30″N, 7°12′57″E
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Nice (NCE) to Lyon (LYS)

Air France
easyJet