COMING TO LYON

ACCESS BY PLANE

LYON SAINT EXUPÉRY AIRPORT
75 direct connections│regular flights to 49 international destinations │ daily flights to 26 destinations in France │ 8,4 million travellers in 2014 │ 5 low-cost airline companies (EasyJet, Transavia, Air Arabia, Vueling, Wow Air)connected to 11 European cities (London, Madrid, Rome, Dublin, Lisbon, Berlin, Barcelona, Porto, Venice, Manchester and Prague).

For participants arriving at PARIS CDG AIRPORT from ASIA and USA :
• direct connection to Lyon by TGV*
• 26 round trips per day in just 1h55
*No need to change airport upon arrival at CDG.This station is located directly beneath the airport.

 

FROM AIRPORT TO CITY CENTRE

• Taxis are available 24/7 at the Airport
• The average fare into the city is 50€ (Approximately 70 USD)
• The trip lasts just 35 minutes
• An express tramway, RHONEXPRESS, links the Lyon Saint Exupéry International airport to the central Lyon Part-Dieu rail way station
• Departures every 15 minutes guarantee in gasafeswift access to the heart of the city
• Trip in just 25minutes
• Price : Single 15 €, return 27€

ACCESS BY TRAIN

Lyon-Paris : 1h55 (23 round trips on week days)
Lyon-Geneva : 1h50
Lyon-Brussels : 3h37
Lyon-London : 4h40
Lyon-Aix en Provence : 1h20
Lyon-Avignon : 1h05
Lyon-Marseille: 1h35
Lyon-Montpellier : 1h45
Lyon-Lille : 2h50

ACCESS BY ROAD

Paris-Lyon: 465km (A6)
Marseille-Lyon: 315km (A7)
Genève –Lyon : 149km (A40)
Montpellier-Lyon : 303km (A7-A9)

Lyon is two hours away from the Alps and less than 3 hours from the beaches of the Mediterranean Sea.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

The extensive network of buses, metro and tramway of the T.C.L. Lyon Public Transportation enables rapid and easy transport from one place to another in the city and its suburbs. get more information

> 4 metro lines
> 5 tram system lines
> 2 cabin transport lines
> more than 130 urban bus lines

ECO FRIENDLY TRANSPORTS

   Vélo’V: Freely available bicycle service

  > 4000 bicycles available throughout the city
  >  340 conveniently located bike stations,6 of which are located in the 

     Cité Internationale(Convention Centre)
  > Bicycle path development along the new tramway line routes
     The «Cyclopolitains»: Eco friendly taxi service