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Distance between Prague (PRG) and Lyon (LYS)

Flight distance from Prague to Lyon (Václav Havel Airport Prague – Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport) is 522 miles / 839 kilometers / 453 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Prague (PRG) to Lyon (LYS) is 664 miles / 1068 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 52 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Prague to Lyon.

Shortest flight path between Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG) and Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS).

How far is Lyon from Prague?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Prague and Lyon. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 521.623 miles
  • 839.472 kilometers
  • 453.278 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
  • 520.609 miles
  • 837.839 kilometers
  • 452.397 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).

Airport information


A Václav Havel Airport Prague
City: Prague
Country: Czech Republic Flag of Czech Republic
IATA Code: PRG
ICAO Code: LKPR
Coordinates: 50°6′2″N, 14°15′36″E

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Prague and Lyon.

Time Difference

Prague

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Lyon

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 102 kg (224 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Prague (PRG) → Lyon (LYS).

Distance:
522
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
522

Round trip?