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Cheap flights from Istanbul Airport to Lyon

IST — LYS
29 May — 5 Jun1
1 adult
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The best prices from Istanbul to Lyon-Saint Exupéry are usually found in June or January, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Thursday and return on a Monday

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 24 May 2024.

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

June

Average price

£141

Round-trip from

£61
High demand for flights, 50% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 53% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in May 2024
From Istanbul to Lyon-Saint Exupéry

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

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Istanbul Airport to Lyon. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Lyon.

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

To save up to 82% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 21 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Istanbul Airport to Lyon from £113 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £193 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Istanbul Airport to Lyon lean towards being more expensive in August. Prices are generally better when you fly from Istanbul Airport to Lyon in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at £63.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Istanbul Airport to Lyon (IST - LYS)?

It’s optimal to fly from Istanbul Airport to Lyon in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 54% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

When is the best time to book a flight from Istanbul Airport to Lyon?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Istanbul to Lyon. Price data was last updated on 22 May 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Istanbul Airport to Lyon may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 20 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Istanbul Airport to Lyon?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Istanbul to Lyon. Price data was last updated on 19 May 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Istanbul Airport to Lyon flight should consider departing on Sunday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday 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

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LYS

Temperature

3 - 21 °C

Related info for your journey

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

    Lyon-Saint Exupéry (LYS), located 12.5 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Istanbul to Lyon. 4 airlines have flights to Lyon-Saint Exupéry from Istanbul on a regular basis. Booking flights from Istanbul to Lyon-Saint Exupéry should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 4 inbound flights from Istanbul per day.

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

    Direct flights can be found on the following days: Wednesday.

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

    4 flight departures from Istanbul Airport to Lyon per day on average.
    Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 100% of flight departures

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

    Consider Transavia France (90%), Thai Airways (76%) or Turkish Airlines (76%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Istanbul Airport to Lyon.

  • What does IST to LYS mean?

    This is defined as Istanbul Airport (IST) and Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport (LYS). Codes like Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • 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 holiday 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?

  • When is the best time 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 £78). Flying from Istanbul Airport to Lyon in August is currently the most expensive (average of £207). 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 4 airlines flying from Istanbul to Lyon

Discover the top 4 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 863,891 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
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AnadoluJetCheapest£42Average£87FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Transavia FranceCheapest£71Average£77FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time59%
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Pegasus AirlinesCheapest£102Average£146FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest£125Average£190FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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Hourly flight availability from Istanbul to Lyon

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34%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
1%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 24 May 2024.
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