Cheap flights from Montreal to Lyon

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Lyon (LYS)
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The best prices from Montreal to Lyon-Saint Exupéry are usually found in September or May, booked 22 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Montreal (YMQ) to Lyon (LYS)

All the information you need to plan the best YMQ to LYS flight in 2022: compare Montreal to Lyon flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Lyon.
YMQ - LYS
Price
C$ 542 - C$ 1,011
LYS
Temperature
3 - 21 °C
LYS
Rainfall
40 - 80 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 696

From Montreal (YMQ) to Lyon-Saint Exupéry

One-way from

C$ 362

One-way flight from Montreal (YMQ) to Lyon-Saint Exupéry

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Montreal to Lyon (YMQ - LYS)?

It’s optimal to fly from Montreal to Lyon in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 17% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 23 days in advance to save up to 16% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 23 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Montreal to Lyon 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as C$ 964, or C$ 1,179 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Montreal to Lyon?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Lyon from Montreal. Prices for September average C$ 870 per person but you can even find prices for as low as C$ 639. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a September flight can save you 49% on your journey compared to booking in December

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

Travellers have found that booking a Thursday departure is the best way to save up to 6% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

Cheap flights from Montreal to Lyon in May, June 2022

The best prices found for YMQ to LYS flights for May, June
8 Jun - 13 Jun
C$ 700pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
17 Jun - 20 Jun
C$ 708pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
15 Jun - 23 Jun
C$ 713pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Transat
Direct
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Air Transat
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Montreal to Lyon 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lyon from Montreal found for this year
9 Sep - 26 Sep
C$ 637pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
11 Sep - 28 Sep
C$ 641pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
20 Sep - 27 Sep
C$ 646pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Direct flights to Lyon from Montreal

Save time with Montreal to Lyon direct flight deals
15 Jun - 23 Jun
C$ 713pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Transat
Direct
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Air Transat
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
6 Jun - 11 Jun
C$ 719pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Transat
Direct
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Air Transat
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
16 Sep - 26 Sep
C$ 727pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Transat
Direct
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Air Transat
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Last minute flights from Montreal to Lyon

Late deals on round-trip flights to Lyon from Montreal, departing today and this week
29 May - 9 Jun
C$ 758pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
25 May - 30 May
C$ 776pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Air France
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
26 May - 30 May
C$ 779pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
LYS
Lyon-Saint Exupéry
Air France
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

One-way flights to Lyon-Saint Exupéry from Montreal

The cheapest one-way flights from Montreal to Lyon
6:05 p.m. - 6:40 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
18h 35m
YUL - LYS
Multiple Airlines
C$ 362
Kiwi.com
6:05 p.m. - 6:40 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
18h 35m
YUL - LYS
Multiple Airlines
C$ 372
Kiwi.com
6:05 p.m. - 6:40 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
18h 35m
YUL - LYS
Multiple Airlines
C$ 374
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Montreal to Lyon

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

Located just 20.1 km from the city centre, Lyon-Saint Exupéry is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Lyon from Montreal. Booking flights from Montreal to Lyon-Saint Exupéry (LYS) should be relatively easy as there are 2 daily inbound flights from Montreal from 13 different airlines.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air Canada, Air Transat, and Lufthansa flying from Montreal to Lyon-Saint Exupéry have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Montreal to Lyon for under C$ 700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Montreal to Lyon for under C$ 700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 641, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 692.

Are there direct flights from Montreal to Lyon for under C$ 800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Montreal to Lyon under C$ 800. A good price for a direct flight from Montreal to Lyon is less than C$ 770.

Are there last-minute flights available from Montreal to Lyon for under C$ 800?

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

What days are direct flights available from Montreal to Lyon?

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

How many flights depart from Montreal to Lyon on average per day?

Per day, 1 flight departs from Montreal to Lyon on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Montreal to Lyon?

There are many flights that can get you from Montreal to Lyon in 6h 55m. Fly via TAP AIR PORTUGAL, Air Transat, or Lufthansa to get the fastest option. There are 5898 km between Montreal and Lyon. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Flying on TAP AIR PORTUGAL is currently your cheapest option to Lyon, with prices starting at C$ 654. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Air Transat and Lufthansa, with the lowest prices starting at C$ 713 and C$ 734, respectively. These flights start at 24% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the most reliable airlines from Montreal to Lyon?

Consider Air Canada (52%), Brussels Airlines (52%) or United Airlines (52%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Montreal to Lyon.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Montreal to Lyon?

Before booking your flight from Montreal to Lyon check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Air France.

What are the cheapest flights from Montreal to Lyon?

While on average a flight from Montreal to Lyon is generally C$ 946, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is C$ 657. When looking at the most popular route, (Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl - Lyon-Saint Exupéry), you can expect to pay C$ 718 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Lyon, France

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Lyon from Montreal?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Montreal to Lyon-Saint Exupéry

Most visitors from Montreal need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Lyon-Saint Exupéry.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Montreal must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Lyon-Saint Exupéry.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Montreal are not required to quarantine after entering Lyon-Saint Exupéry.

Documents
Travel Certificate - To be filled up by travelers with compelling reason.

HEALTH PASS - A mandatory requirement in health establishments, retirement homes, and establishments for people with disabilities.


Do I need a test to fly back to Montreal from Lyon?

Returning to Montreal from Lyon-Saint Exupéry

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Lyon-Saint Exupéry must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Montreal.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Lyon-Saint Exupéry are not required to quarantine after entering Montreal.

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Destination information for Lyon

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Montreal to Lyon.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = €0.75
Flight duration from Montreal to LYS
7h 35m
Average temperature for May in Lyon
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Lyon
33.0 mm

Airports servicing Montreal

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl (YUL)
Montreal St Hubert (YHU)

Airports servicing Lyon

Top 10 airlines flying from Montreal to Lyon-Saint Exupéry

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Montreal to Lyon choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Royal Air Maroc
C$ 598 C$ 860 No cancel fee 75%
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TAP AIR PORTUGAL
C$ 623 C$ 727 No cancel fee N/A
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Air France
C$ 635 C$ 1,025 No cancel fee 77%
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Air Canada
C$ 708 C$ 914 No cancel fee 67%
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Air Transat
C$ 712 C$ 890 No cancel fee 50%
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Lufthansa
C$ 750 C$ 1,005 No cancel fee 76%
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Brussels Airlines
C$ 766 C$ 1,005 No cancel fee N/A
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Delta
C$ 790 C$ 928 No cancel fee N/A
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American Airlines
C$ 824 C$ 960 No cancel fee 71%
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British Airways
C$ 828 C$ 868 No cancel fee 70%
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Hourly flight availability from Montreal to Lyon

See what time of day planes typically take off from Montreal towards Lyon.
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Weekly flight availability
from Montreal to Lyon
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Montreal to Lyon.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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