Lyon airport (France)

Railway station at
        Lyon airport
Lyon Airport is a regional airport in France. There are no long haul flights from this airport with Air France. Special about this airport is the railyway station designed bu architect Calvatrara and which is connected to the airport terminals by walking bridge. There is also an express tramway which connects the airport with the main railwaystation of Lyon. The airport has seen some growth in recent years and recieved almost 8 million passengers in 2008. 
Lufthansa 737-500
        in Lyon
Lyon airportLyon airport (LYS)
Terminals: All in one area. Terminal 1 and 2 with a railway station between them in 2010 and a terminal 3 connected to terminal 1 at the other side.

Hotel: There seems to be a NH hotel on the airport grounds at terminal 1 right next to the railway station.

Rail: since 2010 the airport has a rail connection to the downtown railway station.

Passengers: The airport handled almost 8 million passengers in 2010.

Airlines: (2010)
- Air France-KLM 4/10 of classic traffic (classic is 4/5 of total traffic)
- easyJet 8/10 of low cost traffic (low cost is 1/5 of total traffic)

Lyon is the second largest metropolitan area of France. See Lyon ... The city located in the proximity of all kinds of agricultural regions, is world famous for it's great chefs. The most famous of them being Paul Bocuse.

What to do in Lyon: Visit Les Halles Paul Bocuse

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Panorama at Lyon

Brasserie OL

from Lyon (France) non-stop by air to:

Paris Nice

Europe Brussels Frankfurt
Munich Amsterdam

Tunis Algiers Casablanca


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