Car hire at Lyon Airport
Hiring a car at Lyon Airport
Lyon Airport (LYS) is an international airport that services the third biggest city in France. It's close location to Lyon and the Rhône-Alpes means that it tends to be a very busy airport. You can reach the centre of Lyon in around 40 minutes (just under 30km) via the N346. You can also get to the Rhône-Alpes region in an hour or so, depending on your resort, if you fancy a bit of skiing. Simply take the A43 and turn onto the A48 if this is your destination.
Beginning your trip at Lyon Airport means you have plenty of options when it comes to where in France you want to visit. This is why hiring a car from the airport is such as great idea, as then you have more destinations open to you.
What you need to know
There is a dozen car hire companies operating at Lyon Airport, ensuring you have a good selection of vehicle types, packages and prices. You can make it simpler to pick your car by using Holiday Autos' booking tool, which will lay out all of your options and ensures no hidden charges.
You also have the peace of mind that free cancellation and around the clock support provides, so you know that there are people at hand to help if you have any problems. This means you can get on with planning your trip and enjoying your time in Lyon.
Where to pick up your car
You'll find the car hire offices set slightly away from the terminal buildings, but there are free shuttle buses that run regularly from outside each of the terminals. Both Terminal One and Three are served by the same bus stop, while Terminal Two has a separate stop outside.
All bus stops are well sign-posted so you shouldn't have any trouble finding where you need to go. Once you've collected your luggage, you can simply hop on one of the regular buses and then be on your way in your hire car.