Car Rental Lyon St Exupéry Airport

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Lyon-Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon, France
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mini
Renault Twingo or similar
Renault Twingo
  • 4x
  • x
  • 3x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Alamo
$63.61 / per day
Economy
Opel Corsa or similar
Opel Corsa
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Enterprise
$66.65 / per day
Compact
Peugeot 308 or similar
Peugeot 308
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Man.
SIXT
$113.55 / per day
Standard
Peugeot 508 or similar
Peugeot 508
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Alamo
$119.43 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Offers

Intermediate
Ford Kuga or similar
Ford Kuga
  • 5x
  • 4x
  • 5x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Alamo
$119.43 / per day
Compact Elite
Mercedes Benz A Class or similar
Mercedes Benz A Class
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • Yes
  • Auto.
Alamo
$125.25 / per day
Full-size
Mercedes Benz C Class or similar
Mercedes Benz C Class
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • Yes
  • Auto.
Alamo
$125.25 / per day
Minivan
Ford Galaxy or similar
Ford Galaxy
  • 7x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • Yes
  • Man.
Alamo
$183.08 / per day
The above prices are approximate only. They are based on bookings made during the last 48 hours and depend on booking dates, length of rental and car class.

Travel Information

Language
French
Currency
EUR
Country code
33
Average car rental length
6 days
Economy car rental price
$83.77 / per day
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of town
80 km/h
50 mi/h
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Lyon St Exupéry Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

Lyon Airport is also known as Lyon–Saint Exupéry Airport, Aéroport Lyon–Saint Exupéry, and Lyon Satolas Airport.

Top international routes

  • Brussels
  • Lisbon
  • Amsterdam
  • Munich
  • Frankfurt
  • Madrid

Main airlines

easyJet, HOP!, Transavia France, Travel Service, Vueling, and Air Algerie

Terminals

The three terminals, T1, T2, and T3, are connected to each other, and walking between any two of them is easy. You can also catch a free shuttle bus.

Location

Lyon Airport is about 20 km (13 mi) southeast of downtown Lyon. Motorways D29, D147, D302, N436, and A42, and Boulevard Laurent Bonnevay are the main roads connecting the airport to the city.

Most popular types of rental car

Economy, Mini, Compact, Van, SUV

Top car rental companies

Enterprise, Alamo, SIXT, Keddy, and Europcar

Car rental desks

Most are located in a separate car rental center building, which you can reach by free shuttle bus from the airport.

Services and facilities

You’ll find many cafés, bars, and restaurants, some specializing in the local cuisine. There’s as variety of shops, with duty-free outlets in both T1 and T2. Lyon Airport also has several ATMs, currency exchanges, an on-site hotel, baby care rooms, a children’s play area, a games area, mobile device charging tables, a medical center, spa, pharmacy, pay showers, and an interfaith prayer room. The left luggage service is located in the Welcome Space–Le Square area on level 1 and is open daily from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Lyon Airport is fully equipped for passengers with reduced mobility. You can find more information on the airport's official website.

Nearest gas station

Esso, located at 22 Route de Lyon, can be reached in about 13 minutes and is open daily from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. There are many other gas stations near Lyon Airport and on the way to the city.

Popular one-way rentals

Airport info

Rating
7.1
  • Getting to the airport 6.8
  • Departure and check-in 7.4
  • Terminal facilities 6.4
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 6.1
  • Restaurants and car rental services 5.8
  • Lounge 4.0

Lyon-Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS)

  • IATA: LYS
  • ICAO: LFLL
  • Airport name: Lyon-Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS)
  • Airport type: Public / Civil
  • Airport Size: Medium Airport
  • Elevation AMSL: 250 m / 821 ft
  • Runway Surface: Asphalt
  • Passengers (per year): 9,553,250
  • Distance from City: 12.4 miles / 20 km ESE of town
  • Airport Hours: 24 hours a day

Top 20 Locations near Lyon St Exupéry Airport

  1. 3.0 km / 1.9 miles away
  2. 57.5 km / 35.7 miles away
  3. 91.8 km / 57.1 miles away
  4. 98.9 km / 61.4 miles away
  5. 110.0 km / 68.4 miles away
  6. 131.8 km / 81.9 miles away
  7. 133.4 km / 82.9 miles away
  8. 149.2 km / 92.7 miles away
  9. 174.3 km / 108.3 miles away
  10. 213.8 km / 132.8 miles away
  11. Car Rental at Nimes Airport from $56.72 per day
    225.5 km / 140.1 miles away
  12. Car Rental at Rodez Airport from $47.30 per day
    239.7 km / 149.0 miles away
  13. 251.9 km / 156.5 miles away
  14. 252.3 km / 156.8 miles away
  15. 258.9 km / 160.9 miles away
  16. 259.9 km / 161.5 miles away
  17. Car Rental at Brive Airport from $63.37 per day
    272.7 km / 169.5 miles away
  18. 276.4 km / 171.7 miles away
  19. 278.8 km / 173.3 miles away

When are car rental prices cheapest at Lyon St Exupéry Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Lyon St Exupéry Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Lyon St Exupéry Airport
$52.16
January
$60.06
February
$50.69
March
$56.35
April
$40.77
May
$55.21
June
$91.86
July
$83.47
August
$29.74
September
$40.13
October
$34.21
November
$34.21
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Lyon St Exupéry Airport is September when prices for an Economy class start from $29.74. You can see that this is 43% cheaper than the yearly’s average and 68% cheaper than renting a car in July (when rental prices start at $91.86 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Lyon St Exupéry Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in June the average rental period is 7 days, while in January, the average rental period is only 6 days.
Average Rental Length at Lyon St Exupéry Airport
6
January
6
February
6
March
6
April
6
May
7
June
6
July
6
August
7
September
7
October
7
November
6
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Lyon St Exupéry Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Lyon St Exupéry Airport in January, while the fewest number of travelers rent in September.
Lyon St Exupéry Airport Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
122%
January
96%
February
90%
March
91%
April
112%
May
103%
June
119%
July
104%
August
80%
September
91%
October
94%
November
98%
December

Top 12 Suppliers for Lyon St Exupéry Airport in 2019

Interrent
Exceptional 9.5
0033 180 202 262
Aeroport Lyon St Exupery, 69125 Lyon St Exupery, France
SIXT
SIXT
Exceptional 9
0033 820 007 498
Aéroport de Lyon-Saint Exupéry (LYS Rue d'Autriche Saint-Exupéry FR, 69125 Lyon
Alamo
Excellent 8.9
0033 0 472 227 487
Aeroport St Exupery, 69125 Satolas-et-Bonce, Lyon
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.8
+330825009900
AEROPORT LYON SAINT EXUPERY
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.7
0033 0 472 227 487
Aeroport St Exupery, 69125 Satolas-et-Bonce, Lyon
Keddy
Excellent 8.5
+330825009900
AEROPORT LYON SAINT EXUPERY
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.5
0033 820 611 660
Aeroport De Lyon Saint Exupery
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5
0033 0 820 611 660
Lyon St Exupery AirportBp 118
Interrent
Excellent 8.1
00 33 180 202 262
Aéroport Lyon Saint Exupéry - Aéroport passag
Rhodium
Rhodium
Very good 7.6
0034 965 233 425; +33 180 202 262
Aéroport de Lyon - Saint Exupery, On-Airport
Goldcar
Goldcar
Very good 7.5
0034 965 233 425; +33 180 202 262
Aéroport de Lyon - Saint Exupery, On-Airport
Goldcar
Goldcar
Very good 7.1
0034 965 233 425; +33 180 202 262
Aéroport de Lyon - Saint Exupery, On-Airport

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