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Distance between Paris (ORY) and Lyon (LYS)

Flight distance from Paris to Lyon (Paris Orly Airport – Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) is 244 miles / 392 kilometers / 212 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Paris (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) is 292 miles / 470 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 51 minutes.

Paris – Lyon

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244
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392
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212
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How far is Lyon from Paris?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 243.765 miles
  • 392.302 kilometers
  • 211.826 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
  • 243.599 miles
  • 392.035 kilometers
  • 211.682 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 Paris Orly Airport to Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport is 57 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Paris and Lyon.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Paris to Lyon generates about 61 kg of CO2 per passenger, 61 kilograms is equal to 134 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Paris to Lyon

Shortest flight path between Paris Orly Airport (ORY) and Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS).

Airport information

Origin Paris Orly Airport
City: Paris
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: ORY
ICAO Code: LFPO
Coordinates: 48°43′31″N, 2°21′33″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 Paris (ORY) to Lyon (LYS)

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