Lyon Travel Guide

Get all the travel information, advice, reviews, hotels, maps and itineraries you may need when travelling on holiday to Lyon as a tourist.

Lyon Info

Lyon is the second biggest city in France, and situated in the Rhone-Alpes region. It’s renowned for its gastronomy and vibrant cultural scene. It’s a sophisticated city break location for many travellers with exquisite food to experience, Renaissance architecture and museums to view. Attractions include Place Bellecour, Theatres Romains de Fourviere, Basilique de Fourvière, Musée de la Résistance and Musée de la Civilisation gallo-romaine. Most holidaymakers will find it hard to cram all the sights and attraction into just a couple of days.

Hotels in Lyon

Hotel-Restaurant Axotel Perrache Hotel-Restaurant Axotel Perrache

Four story hotel located beside Lyon's two rivers, 150 meters from Lyon Perrache station and one kil...

Residhotel Lyon Part Dieu Residhotel Lyon Part Dieu

Location. The Residhotel Lyon Part Dieu is located in France, three kilometres from the Museum of Fi...

City Suites Lyon Gerland City Suites Lyon Gerland

The City Suites Lyon Gerland hotel sits in the Gerland area of Lyon, France, one kilometer from the ...

Mercure Carlton Lyon Mercure Carlton Lyon

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Lyon Fast Facts

Country: France
Population: 245000
Time Difference: GMT + 1
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Language Spoken: French
Flight Time from UK: 2 hours
Electricity: 220V AC 50Hz
Plug Type: 2 pin round European
Mobile Phone Network: GSM 900/1800
Dialling Country Code: +33
Main Airport: Lyon-Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)

Weather for Lyon

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Temperature: F, C

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Airlines Flying to Lyon

Its useful to know which cities the airlines fly to. The following airline fly to Lyon.

Air France , Alitalia , British Airways , Duo Airways Ltd, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines , Lufthansa , SN Brussels Airlines,