The cheapest times to fly from MEM to LYS are
- January 1st to April 1st
- October 1st 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 MEM to LYS is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1836 for Saturday flights during late August to early September, or as low as $700 for Tuesday flights around mid February.
When to Fly to Lyon
Flying from Memphis, TN (MEM) to Lyon (LYS) will usually cost between $896 to $1695 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $886. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late August to early September, with an average price of $1697. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $812 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1324 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEM to LYS flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MEM to LYS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MEM to LYS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Memphis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, 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 $134 (10%) 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 $1190. Return trip prices are from the LYS to MEM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MEM 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 9 hour 33 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking MEM 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 MEM to LYS — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $912
- Average savings: $412 (31.09%)
- Price for both tickets: $937
- Average savings: $387 (29.24%)
- Price for both tickets: $1007
- Average savings: $317 (23.91%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MEM to LYS? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Alaska, American, atlasglobal, British Airways, Delta, KLM, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport to Memphis International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4757 miles or 7656 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MEM to LYS?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEM to LYS flight is about 9 hour 33 minutes.
How many flights go between Memphis, TN and Lyon?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from MEM to LYS.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Memphis International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Lyon Saint Exupery Airport|
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