Cheap flights from Istanbul (IST) to Lyon (LYS)

IST — LYS
Jun 22 — Jun 291

The best prices from Istanbul to Lyon-Saint Exupéry are usually found in June or January, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from Istanbul to Lyon

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Istanbul (IST) to Lyon (LYS). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated June 17, 2024.

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

June

Average price

$98

Round-trip from

$669
High demand for flights, 51% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 53% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Istanbul to Lyon-Saint Exupéry

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Istanbul Airport to Lyon?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Istanbul Airport to Lyon?

Find a great deal and save up to 82% by booking at least 21 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Istanbul Airport to Lyon within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $144.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Istanbul Airport to Lyon?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in August. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Lyon. Flights to Lyon from Istanbul Airport in June are about $207 on average during June, but can be found for as low as $80.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from IST to LYS?

It’s typically best to fly out from Istanbul Airport to Lyon in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 23% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

How far ahead should I book a flight from Istanbul Airport to Lyon?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Istanbul to Lyon. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Istanbul Airport to Lyon, you should look to book at least 20 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Istanbul Airport to Lyon?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Istanbul to Lyon. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Istanbul Airport to Lyon flight should consider departing on Tuesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Istanbul to Lyon

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Lyon from Istanbul with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Lyon by month

Plan your trip to Lyon by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

LYS

Temperature

37.4 - 69.8 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Lyon, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 69.8 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 37.4 F).

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Lyon from Istanbul?

    Located just 12.5 mi from the city center, Lyon-Saint Exupéry is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Lyon from Istanbul. Booking flights from Istanbul to Lyon-Saint Exupéry (LYS) should be relatively easy as there are 4 daily inbound flights from Istanbul from 3 different airlines.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Istanbul Airport to Lyon?

    Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Wednesday.

  • How many flights depart from Istanbul Airport to Lyon on average per day?

    1 flight departure from Istanbul Airport to Lyon per day on average.
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Istanbul Airport to Lyon?

    Consider Transavia France (88%), Thai Airways (77%) or Turkish Airlines (68%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Istanbul Airport to Lyon.

  • What does IST to LYS mean?

    Istanbul Airport is IST and Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport is LYS. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Istanbul to Lyon that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Istanbul to Lyon flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Istanbul to Lyon with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Istanbul to Lyon flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Istanbul to Lyon that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Istanbul to Lyon flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Istanbul to Lyon?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Istanbul to Lyon.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Istanbul to Lyon?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Istanbul to Lyon by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Istanbul to Lyon that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Istanbul to Lyon offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Istanbul to Lyon?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Istanbul to Lyon flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Istanbul Airport to Lyon?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Istanbul Airport to Lyon?

    Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Istanbul Airport to Lyon (average of $669). Flying from Istanbul Airport to Lyon in June is currently the most expensive (average of $1,234). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 3 airlines flying from Istanbul to Lyon

Discover the top 3 airlines that operate flights from Istanbul to Lyon. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,263,674 searches. Data last updated June 17, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Pegasus AirlinesCheapest$124Average$197FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%
Transavia FranceCheapest$137Average$215FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time59%
Turkish AirlinesCheapest$216Average$374FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%

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Hourly flight availability from Istanbul to Lyon

Find hourly flight availability from Istanbul to Lyon. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated June 17, 2024.
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47%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
52%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Istanbul to Lyon

Explore weekly flight availability from Istanbul to Lyon. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated June 17, 2024.
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