Long layover at Lyon airport (LYS) or in nearby hotels

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Possibility to spend the night at Lyon airport (LYS), if open 24 hours. Services available, places to rest (free resting zones), or look for the list of nearby hotels and vip lounges..

Layover guide. Sleeping facilities in the public zone or boarding area

Spending the night at the airport
Lyon airport operates with many flights and connections inside Europe and the rest of the world, so it is frequent to see passengers waiting for their flight at night. It is recommended to have earplugs or headphones, as there are usually announcements during the night.
Where to rest: The most chosen place to spend the night is Terminal 1, which has numerous seats with no armrests, especially at the bars and coffee shops. Another option is to enter one of the VIP lounges, where there are more amenities and privacy, although they close at night. SEE VIP LOUNGES Next to the terminals you can also find a hotel, and there are more alternatives in the vicinity.
Baggage: There is a left luggage service, but it is only available from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. This means you will have to keep your bags with you until check-in.
Eating and drinking: During the night there are only vending machines available.
Restrooms: Besides the VIP lounges, there are showers on level 1 of terminals 1 and 2.
Wi-Fi: Free and unlimited.
Other services available around the clock: ATMs, children's play areas, baby changing facilities, medical clinic, prayer room.

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Nearby Hotels

The NH Lyon Airport (Tel +33 472 230 550) is located next to terminals 1 and 3. Some nearby alternatives operate shuttle services from the airport. Kyriad Lyon - Aéroport Saint Exupéry (Tel +33 472 239 090), Ibis budget Aéroport Lyon Saint Exupéry (Tel +33 892 701 276), Campanile Lyon Est - Aéroport Saint Exupéry (Tel +33 478 404 011), Le Puits de St. Ex (Tel +33 661 721 449), Première Classe Lyon Est - Aéroport Saint Exupéry (Tel +33 892 707 183), Kyriad Lyon Est - Saint Bonnet de Mure (Tel +33 478 404 299), Hôtel Le Relais Fleuri (Tel +33 478 408 037), Le Jardin des Roses (Tel +33 478 404 815), Hotel Martinez Grenay (Tel +33 472 489 940).

Latest updates: April 18, 2018

  Scoring of Lyon airport

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Scoring in Stay Overnite at The Airport (sleeping conditions):
VIP Lounge Pass