Lyon airport (LYS)

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Lyon airport (LYS)

Lyon-Saint-Exupéry Airport, opened on April 12, 1975, is one of the largest in the country. It operates with domestic and international flights inside Europe, Africa, the Middle East, North America and the Caribbean.

Official Website: lyonaeroports.com
Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminals 1 and 2, open 24 hours a day and situated next to each other.
Annual passenger traffic: 11 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +33 426 007 007. There are information counters on the ground floor of Terminal 1, open from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm. On level 1 there is a tourist information office, available from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm (Tel +33 826 800 826).

Location

The airport is situated 25 km (16 miles) to the east of the city of Lyon.

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Car Rental Companies

A courtesy shuttle bus links the car rental offices with the terminals.

Ada (Tel +33 472 484 860 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, Saturday from 8:15 am to 12:00 pm and from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm)
Avis (Tel +33 820 611 660 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 0:00 am, weekends from 7:30 am to 0:00 am)
Bluely (Tel +33 472 696 969 - 24 hours a day)
Budget (Tel +33 821 230 490 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 0:00 am, weekends from 7:30 am to 0:00 am)
Enterprise/National/Alamo (Tel +33 472 227 487 - weekdays from 7:00 am to 11:30 pm, Saturdays from 7:30 am to 11:00 pm, Sundays from 8:00 am to 11:30 pm)
Europcar (Tel +33 825 009 900 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 0:00 am, Saturdays from 7:30 am to 0:00 am, Sundays from 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
Hertz/Thrifty (Tel +33 825 006 969 - weekdays from 6:30 am to 0:00 am, Saturdays from 7:00 am to 11:00 pm, Sundays from 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
Sixt (Tel +33 820 007 498 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 11:00 pm, Saturdays from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm, Sundays from 9:00 am to 11:00 pm)

 

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Parking services at Lyon airport (LYS)

There are several parking options inside the enclosure, all of them under surveillance 24 hours a day. More information: Tel +33 426 007 007. Rates

P0 - Underground area for short stays beneath terminals 1 and 2. Valet parking available.
P1 & P2 - Short-term spaces near terminals 1 and 2, respectively. P1 has covered bays.
P3 - Adjacent to Terminal 1, for a maximum of 2 hours.
P4 - Next to the train station, for periods of up to 3 days. With charging stations for electric vehicles. Free buses every 10-15 minutes to the terminals.
P5 - Situated at the entrance to the airport, for long stays. With complimentary shuttle services.

 

Services for passengers with special needs

Facilities include automatic and wide doors, lifts, escalators, adapted restrooms and reserved parking spaces. Remember to inform your airline or travel agency about your needs at the time of booking. Some air companies offer escort services for unaccompanied minors between 4 and 12 years old.