Access & Transport in Lyon
LYON SAINT-EXUPÉRY AIRPORT
130 direct connections
99 international destinations | regular flights to 49 international destinations
5 low-cost airline companies 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 (high-speed train), 26 round trips per day in just 1h50.
From Airport to City centre
Rhônexpress: The tram service connects St Exupery Airport to Lyon Part-Dieu train station in less than 30 min. guaranteed, 365 days a year!
Departure every quarter hour from 6am to 9pm | Departure every half hour from 4.25am to 6am and from 9pm to midnight
Taxis available 24/7 at the airport
ACCESS BY TRAIN
3 high-speed train stations: Saint-Exupéry, Part-Dieu, Perrache
Lyon-Paris : 1h50 | Lyon-Geneva : 1h50 | Lyon-Brussels : 3h37
Lyon-London : 4h40 | Lyon-Torino : 3h45 | Lyon-Milano : 5h15
TRANSPORTATION IN LYON
Public transportation network
The extensive network of buses, metro and tramway of the T.C.L. (Transports en Commun Lyonnais) enables rapid and easy transport from one place to another in the city and its suburbs.
4 metro lines | 2 cablecar railways | 5 tramway lines | 140 bus routes
Velo’v: self-service bike rental in Lyon
- Visit the local public transportation website: www.tcl.fr
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