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Lyon Airport Mini Guide

 Lyon Airport (LYS) is also known as the Lyon Saint Exupery Airport, and it serves the Rhone Alpes region. Lyon airport is a little way outside the centre of Lyon and many passengers arriving there choose car hire Lyon Airport as we offer excellent value vehicles. Many carriers have flights to Lyon from all over Europe but the largest carrier, operating from the UK too, is easyJet who fly from Gatwick, Stansted, Bristol and Edinburgh.

This two-runway airport is well connected by public transport including the TGV train but tourists on holiday usually want the freedom that comes with having their own hire car and the ability to stop and sightsee whenever they want.
 

Cheapest car hire at Lyon Airport

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 37.44 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 262.08 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Yaris

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 38.11 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris

7 Days rental at 266.77 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500X

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 39.23 EUR/day
Fiat 500X

7 Days rental at 274.63 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 41.44 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 290.14 EUR from 23/01/2023

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500 Electric

2 Adults, 2 Doors

From 41.44 EUR/day
Fiat 500 Electric

7 Days rental at 290.14 EUR from 23/01/2023

  1 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Aygo

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 41.44 EUR/day
Toyota Aygo

7 Days rental at 290.14 EUR from 23/01/2023

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Yaris

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 42.20 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris

7 Days rental at 295.43 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Renault Clio

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 42.20 EUR/day
Renault Clio

7 Days rental at 295.43 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500X

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 42.97 EUR/day
Fiat 500X

7 Days rental at 300.80 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500 Electric

2 Adults, 2 Doors

From 41.44 EUR/day
Fiat 500 Electric

7 Days rental at 290.14 EUR from 23/01/2023

  1 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai Kona Electric

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 44.96 EUR/day
Hyundai Kona Electric

7 Days rental at 314.75 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Honda e

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 54.84 EUR/day
Honda e

7 Days rental at 383.89 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

BMW 5 Series Hybrid

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 132.56 EUR/day
BMW 5 Series Hybrid

7 Days rental at 927.96 EUR from 23/01/2023

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

BMW X5 Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 221.84 EUR/day
BMW X5 Hybrid

7 Days rental at 1552.94 EUR from 23/01/2023

  6 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
  • Lyon Airport car hire special offers

    We currently have 1 special offers for car rental in Lyon Airport including;

  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from ALAMO, EUROPCAR, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR.

Useful to know about Lyon Airport

  • Lyon Airport is named after the French pilot Antoine de Saint-Exupery.
  • Lyon is actually located 13 miles outside of Lyon city center in Colombier-Saugnieu.
  • If you don’t fancy driving then you can get to nearby cities such as Grenoble by coach.
  • Another name for Lyon Airport is Lyon Satolas Airport.
  • Lyon Saint Exupery Airport replaced the old Lyon Brun Airport

 

Popular car hire destinations in Lyon Airport

Best car rental companies in Lyon Airport

8.4
No.1: ALAMO,
based on 2646 reviews
80
80
70
80
80
30 min (average wait time)
8.2
No.2: NATIONAL,
based on 92 reviews
80
80
70
80
80
29 min (average wait time)
7.9
No.3: SIXT,
based on 4408 reviews
80
80
70
80
80
15 min (average wait time)

Lyon Airport car hire information

  • 8.4/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Alamo EMEA Corporate
  • € 262.08
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 37.44
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 61
    Most Popular Type:
    Compact
  • 18
    Most popular model:
    Opel Insignia
  • 237
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire at Lyon Airport

ItemPercent
January€ 61
February€ 64
March€ 58
April€ 54
May€ 53
June€ 56
July€ 110
August€ 96
September€ 60
October€ 56
November€ 62
December€ 62
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January€ 56
February€ 59
March€ 51
April€ 42
May€ 42
June€ 40
July€ 75
August€ 69
September€ 51
October€ 52
November€ 55
December€ 54
ItemPercent
January€ 96
February€ 107
March€ 99
April€ 100
May€ 107
June€ 113
July€ 148
August€ 123
September€ 82
October€ 72
November€ 90
December€ 97
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January€ 89
February€ 86
March€ 70
April€ 69
May€ 62
June€ 90
July€ 149
August€ 132
September€ 78
October€ 83
November€ 92
December€ 86
ItemPercent
January€ 105
February€ 123
March€ 122
April€ 110
May€ 93
June€ 78
July€ 151
August€ 125
September€ 96
October€ 99
November€ 99
December€ 100
ItemPercent
January€ 42
February€ 49
March€ 44
April€ 37
May€ 36
June€ 38
July€ 69
August€ 63
September€ 44
October€ 46
November€ 50
December€ 49
ItemPercent
January€ 86
February€ 95
March€ 82
April€ 79
May€ 74
June€ 89
July€ 158
August€ 131
September€ 96
October€ 87
November€ 92
December€ 87
ItemPercent
January€ 72
February€ 71
March€ 58
April€ 60
May€ 57
June€ 52
July€ 125
August€ 106
September€ 69
October€ 67
November€ 73
December€ 62

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*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices

FAQs about car hire at Lyon Airport

How much does car hire at Lyon Airport cost?

Car hire at Lyon Airport costs as little as €37.40 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €56.40 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €227.00 per day from ALAMO for a Opel Vivaro.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Lyon Airport?

9 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Lyon Airport, including BUDGET, ALAMO, HERTZ, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental at Lyon Airport?

None of the car hire companies at Lyon Airport are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent at Lyon Airport?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Alamo EMEA Corporate has the highest customer rating for car hire at Lyon Airport with a score of 8.4/10

with National EMEA Corporate rated second best with a score of 8.2/10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car at Lyon Airport?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire at Lyon Airport is €313.15 per week from BUDGET.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent at Lyon Airport?

The cheapest car hire company at Lyon Airport is KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Fiat 500 available from as little as €262.08 per week.

How much is fuel at Lyon Airport?

You can expect to pay €1.622/ltr of petrol and €1.832/ltr of diesel at Lyon Airport. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available at Lyon Airport?

We can arrange great deals on car hire at Lyon Airport with leading car hire companies such as ALAMO, AVIS, BUDGET, DOLLAR, ENTERPRISE, EUROPCAR, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, NATIONAL, RENTSCAPE, SIXT, THRIFTY as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire at Lyon Airport?

We can arrange Compact, Compact Elite, Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Intermediate Elite, Luxury, Mini, Premium and Standard class rental cars at Lyon Airport.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car at Lyon Airport?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire at Lyon Airport, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car at Lyon Airport is € per week from for a .

Do you have a discount code for car hire at Lyon Airport?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire at Lyon Airport at the moment, however KEDDY BY EUROPCAR rates start from just €262.08 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €262.08 from KEDDY BY EUROPCAR in Lyon - Airport or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week at Lyon Airport?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week at Lyon Airport is €261.80 per week with an average price of €394.80 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about car hire agents at Lyon Airport

Telephone numbers for popular car hire companies at Lyon Airport

  • Europcar (tel: 33 0 825009900)
  • Sixt (tel: +33-820007498)
  • Avis (tel: 0820611660)
  • Budget (tel: 0820611660)
  • Thrifty (tel: 825006969)
  • Hertz (tel: 0825006969)
  • Enterprise (tel: 0472227487)
  • Alamo (tel: 0472227487)
  • Keddy by europcar (tel: 33 0 825009900)
  • Dollar (tel: 825006969)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies at Lyon Airport

  • Europcar (AEROPORT LYON SAINT EXUPERY, LYON, 69125)
  • Sixt (100 Rue d'Autriche, BP 154, BP 154, Colombier Saugnieu, 69125)
  • Avis (Aeroport De Lyon Saint Exupery, Colombier Saugnieu, 69125)
  • Budget (Aeroport Saint-Exupery, Lyon, 69125)
  • Thrifty (40 Rue De L Allemagne, Colombier-saugnieu, Lyon, 69124)
  • Hertz (40 Rue De L Allemagne, Colombier Saugnieu, Lyon, 69124)

Car hire company reviews at Lyon Airport

  • Alamo EMEA: Rated 8.4/10 from 19 reviews
  • National EMEA: Rated 8.2/10 from 46 reviews
  • Sixt EMEA: Rated 7.9/10 from 67 reviews
  • Enterprise EMEA: Rated 7.8/10 from 226 reviews
  • Budget EMEA: Rated 7.4/10 from 40 reviews
  • Dollar EMEA: Rated 6.9/10 from 96 reviews

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