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The best prices from San Francisco to Lyon are usually found in November or February, booked 13 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Lyon (LYS)

SFO - LYS
Price
$658 - $1,226
LYS
Temperature
44.6 - 82.4 °F
LYS
Rainfall
0.5 - 2.1 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$658

From San Francisco to Lyon

One-way from

$538

One-way flight from San Francisco to Lyon

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Lyon?

Leaving on a Saturday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 35% on the overall cost on flights from San Francisco to Lyon.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Lyon?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in September. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Lyon. Flights to Lyon from San Francisco in February are about $1,049 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $622.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Lyon (SFO - LYS)?

It’s optimal to fly from San Francisco to Lyon in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 35% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Lyon in October, November 2020

The best prices found for SFO to LYS flights for October, November
25 Nov - 2 Dec
$552pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
KLM
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
25 Nov - 13 Jan
$553pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air France
 
1 STOP
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Air France
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
25 Nov - 2 Dec
$562pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
KLM
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Lyon 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lyon from San Francisco found for this year
13 Dec - 9 Jan
$550pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
25 Nov - 2 Dec
$552pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
KLM
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
25 Nov - 13 Jan
$553pp
SFO
San Francisco
Air France
 
1 STOP
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Air France
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Lyon

Late deals on round-trip flights to Lyon from San Francisco, departing today and this week
5 Nov - 12 Nov
$742pp
SFO
San Francisco
Iberia
   
2 STOPS
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Iberia
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
5 Nov - 12 Nov
$866pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
5 Nov - 12 Nov
$890pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Lyon from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Lyon
11:55 am - 12:30 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
15h 35m
SFO - LYS
Multiple Airlines
$717
Kiwi.com
6:21 pm - 6:00 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
50h 39m
SFO - LYS
Multiple Airlines
$538
Kiwi.com
7:37 pm - 6:00 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
25h 23m
SFO - LYS
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to Lyon flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Lyon

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Lyon due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Francisco and Lyon for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Francisco to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from San Francisco to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Francisco to Lyon Lyon-Saint Exupéry that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are British Airways, Delta, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Lyon for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $460, but on average you can expect to pay $521.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Lyon for under $500 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from San Francisco to Lyon, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Lyon for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Lyon within the next 7 days for less than $800.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Lyon?

Expected rainfall in San Francisco is same as in Lyon. You can expect this to be the case over the next 5 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Lyon?

Temperatures around the 82 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Lyon is hotter than in San Francisco. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Lyon?

Lufthansa, British Airways, and Brussels Airlines can get you from San Francisco to Lyon in just under 13h 40m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h 20m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on Brussels Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Lyon, with prices starting at $513. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by United Airlines and TAP AIR PORTUGAL, with the lowest prices starting at $517 and $533, respectively. Brussels Airlines is priced at 40% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$915 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from American Airlines.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Lyon

Destination information for Lyon

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Lyon
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.85
Average temperature for October in Lyon
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Lyon
1.7 ″

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