Currency exchange - Global Cash

Exchange currencies at Lyon Airport

Bureau de change Global Cash, Lyon Aéroport

  • Buy and sell currencies: US and Canadian Dollars, Pound Sterling, Euro. 
  • Money transfers: Global Cash is a WESTERN UNION agent and allows you to send or receive money to/from the country of your choice. 
  • Tax refund: Reimbursement of VAT for travelers residing outside the European Union. Refunds are available through the duty-free operator PLANET.

  • In the public area of Terminal 1: every day from 09:00 to 18:15
  • In Boarding Area of Terminal 1: every day from 05h15 to 19h00
Global Cash shopping remboursement

VAT refund (Detax) at Lyon Airport

Travelers who have made their purchases in France can, under certain conditions, benefit from a VAT refund. The tax refund can be granted to the buyer who meets the following 3 conditions:

  • Be resident abroad (outside the European Union at the time of purchase) or be visiting France for less than 6 months.
  • Be over 16 years old.
  • Make purchases of a minimum amount of 100€.

In order to benefit from the tax exemption at Lyon airport, and before entering the reserved area, you must follow this procedure:
  • Declare your goods and obtain a stamp from the customs office at Terminal 1, arrivals level.
  • Request your refund at one of our Global Cash offices located in the Terminal 1 arrivals area or Terminal 1 departure lounge.
Claim your VAT refund Lyon aéroport

About Currency exchange


Terminal 1


Boarding area, Public


This service is chargeable

Service type

Basics , services

Electronic contact

Office hours

Monday 09:0018:15
Tuesday 09:0018:15
Wednesday 09:0018:15
Thursday 09:0018:15
Friday 09:0018:15
Saturday 09:0018:15
Sunday 09:0018:15
Sunday 05:1519:00

Where to find us

Terminal 1, Boarding area, Public

Exchange office - Terminal 1 (Public Area)
Exchange office - Terminal 1 (Public Area)
Exchange office - Terminal 1 (Boarding Area)
Exchange office - Terminal 1 (Boarding Area)
Bureau de change Terminal 1 - Zone publique
Bureau de change Terminal 1 - Zone d'embarquement