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Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Lyon (LYS)

The best prices from Chicago to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry are usually found in November or December, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago to Lyon

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to LYS flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Lyon flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Lyon.

CHI - LYS

Price

$635 - $1,287

LYS

Temperature

37.4 - 69.8 °F

LYS

Precipitation

1.6 - 3.1 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$635

From Chicago (CHI) to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

One-way from

$448

One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

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

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 18% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Lyon, book at least 36 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 26% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $828 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $981.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Lyon?

The best pricing can be found in the month of November. Prices to Lyon from Chicago average $851. You can even find prices in November for less than $851, as users have found deals to Lyon from as low as $585. The month of January appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Lyon from Chicago. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 51%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Lyon (CHI - LYS)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Chicago to Lyon in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 6% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Lyon in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CHI to LYS flights for January, February
Feb 25 - Mar 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

1 stop

18h 35m
LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

16h 00m
$517

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 9 - Feb 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

1 stop

12h 15m
LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

15h 45m
$527

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/23/22

Feb 10 - Feb 17
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

1 stop

36h 15m
LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

31h 20m
$528

Turkish Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Chicago to Lyon 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lyon from Chicago found for this year
Sep 21 - Oct 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

1 stop

12h 30m
LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

20h 45m
$450

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/21/22

Sep 16 - Sep 28
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

1 stop

19h 15m
LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 45m
$495

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/23/22

Sep 12 - Sep 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

1 stop

12h 30m
LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 45m
$497

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/22/22

One-way flights to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Lyon
Jun 17
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

1 stop

12h 30m
$448

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/23/22

Jun 17
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

2 stops

32h 25m
$464

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Jun 17
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LYS

Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

3 stops

39h 35m
$574

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Lyon flights.

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

If you book a flight to Lyon from Chicago, you will be flying to Lyon-Saint Exupéry, which is the city’s only airport. Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry (LYS) is located 12.5 mi from the center of Lyon. There are 0 flights from Chicago to Lyon-Saint Exupéry per day from 9 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Chicago to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Lufthansa, Air Canada, and Aer Lingus. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Lyon for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Lyon for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $500, but on average you can expect to pay $549.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Lyon round-trip?

Flying on Turkish Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Lyon, with prices starting at $500. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by TAP AIR PORTUGAL and Air Canada, with the lowest prices starting at $517 and $542, respectively. These flights start at 41% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to Lyon one-way?

$448 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from TAP AIR PORTUGAL. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Aer Lingus and Delta, with prices starting from $612 and $1,130, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to Lyon?

Before booking your flight from Chicago to Lyon check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Air France.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Lyon?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Chicago to Lyon? While on average our users pay $710, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $551. The most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry), is priced around $500.

Can I fly to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry from Chicago right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 48 hours before departing to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry.

Documents
Travel Certificate - To be filled up by travelers with compelling reason.

HEALTH PASS - It will be used for public activities.


Can I fly back to Chicago from Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry?

Returning to Chicago from Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Top 5 airlines flying from Chicago to Lyon

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Lyon choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Aer Lingus
Cheapest$550
Average$892
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
Cheapest$581
Average$1,003
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Lufthansa
Cheapest$606
Average$1,216
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
Cheapest$686
Average$1,266
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$694
Average$1,004
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety