The 1997 Grand Prix de Tennis de Lyon was a men's tennis tournament played on indoor carpet courts at the Palais des Sports de Gerland in Lyon in France and was part of the World Series of the 1997 ATP Tour. The tournament ran from October 13 through October 20, 1997.
Fabrice Santoro defeated Tommy Haas 6–4, 6–4
- It was Santoro's only title of the year and the 2nd of his career.
Ellis Ferreira / Patrick Galbraith defeated Olivier Delaître / Fabrice Santoro 3–6, 6–2, 6–4
- It was Ferreira's 5th title of the year and the 8th of his career. It was Galbraith's 5th title of the year and the 33rd of his career.