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Cheapest Flights from Lyon to Athens (LYS to ATH)

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Lyon to Athens (LYS to ATH)

Question : Best case scenario, how quickly can someone get from LYS to ATH?
Answer : Aegean Airlines can get you there in two hours and 40 minutes. For example, if you were to leave Lyon at 11:15 AM CET, you would arrive in Athens at 2:55 PM EET (remember, there is a time change of one hour).

Question : Looking for the cheapest flight over the next 30 days?
Answer : Since low prices are preferred, look at Apr 2nd. As of Mar 20th, it's showing the cheapest ticket sales at $165. That is 23% below the average price for this route, so you can spend that extra cash on a fun experience in Athens.

Question : What price range should you expect when booking from Lyon (LYS) to Athens (ATH)?
Answer : Prices for this trip tend to fluctuate more than other flights from France. They can range from $165 to $299. Prices tend to be lower the further out you book.

Question : What is the cheapest round-trip ticket you can get to Athens?
Answer : KLM is your best bet for finding that coveted low fare. They're offering fares as low as $165, while prices for other flights are as high as $299.

Question : Which airline has been the most dependable in getting passengers to their destination on schedule?
Answer : Transavia France holds the best record for flights from LYS to ATH with an 83% on-time rate. Note that if they do have a delay, it usually lasts about 10 minutes.

Question : Do travelers from Lyon typically stay in Athens for very long?
Answer : The average time spent in Athens by passengers from Lyon is about one week.

Question : Can you cut down on flight costs by changing the day of the week you travel to Athens?
Answer : Sunday is your lowest-cost day to fly in the month of April. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.

Question : Should you be aware of any airlines that have a reputation of delayed arrivals for this route?
Answer : If you decide to book your flight with Aegean Airlines, keep an eye on your departure time. 67% of flights from Lyon Saint-Exupery International Airport (LYS) to Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH) are delayed.

Question : How often is the Lyon Saint-Exupery International Airport (LYS) to Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH) route delayed?
Answer : Flights from LYS to ATH are on-time 76% of the time, ranking in the 68th percentile worldwide. If a flight is delayed, though, expect an average of less than 15 minutes added to your flight time.

Question : Is this route your best bet for getting to Athens with minimal delays?
Answer : LYS to ATH currently scores 3 out of a possible 5 stars in promptness. This score combines both the number of delayed flights and total delay minutes. With 3 stars, you should feel slightly worried about getting to Athens on time.

Question : How many departure times from Lyon Saint-Exupery International Airport (LYS) to Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH) are there on a daily basis?
Answer : Depending on the day of the week, the number of flight times will change, but on average there is only one. The average route departing France currently has three different flight times per day, so expect fewer options than you're used to.

Question : What's the expected flight time for LYS to ATH?
Answer : Flying from LYS to ATH typically takes about two hours and 40 minutes.