The cheapest times to fly from FWA to LYS are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • May 14th to May 27th
  • June 11th to June 24th
  • October 22nd to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FWA to LYS is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1882 for Saturday flights during late August to early September, or as low as $901 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Lyon

Flying from Fort Wayne, IN (FWA) to Lyon (LYS) will usually cost between $904 to $1705 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $923. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late August to early September, with an average price of $1762. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $840 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1242 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FWA to LYS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FWA to LYS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

FWA to LYS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FWA to LYS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Fort Wayne. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $124 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1193. Return trip prices are from the LYS to FWA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FWA to LYS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 43 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking FWA to LYS

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from FWA to LYS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (FWA > BOS > LYS)

  • Price for both tickets: $944
  • Average savings: $299 (24.03%)

See FWA to BOS flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (FWA > JFK > LYS)

  • Price for both tickets: $955
  • Average savings: $287 (23.11%)

See FWA to JFK flights

Hack #3: Manchester (FWA > MAN > LYS)

  • Price for both tickets: $994
  • Average savings: $248 (19.97%)

See FWA to MAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FWA to LYS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, American, ANA, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Shenzhen, United, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport to Fort Wayne International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4294 miles or 6911 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FWA to LYS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FWA to LYS flight is about 8 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Wayne, IN and Lyon?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from FWA to LYS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FWA
Origination airport name Fort Wayne International Airport
City Fort Wayne, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -85.2

Return Airport

Destination code LYS
Destination airport name Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
City Lyon
Country France
Latitude 45.7
Longitude 5.1


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