local and private transport

how to reach Lyon ?

  By High-Speed train (TGV)

  Lyon TGV stations: Lyon Part-Dieu and Lyon-Perrache

  •       From Belgium: direct TGV connections from Brussels to Lyon.
  • From Great-Britain: Eurostar trains from London, Ebbsfleet and Ashford straight to Lyon.
  • From France: high-speed train (TGV France) connections from most French cities (Paris, Lille, Marseille, Montpellier).
  •           From Netherlands: travel to Brussels, Lille or Paris from Amsterdam and Rotterdam (among others) by Thalys or InterCity trains. Transfer to a TGV towards Lyon.

  •           From Germany: travel to Lyon from Frankfurt by TGV/ICE train (France–Germany). Transfer from the internal German train network to the TGV/ICE France-Germany departure stations.

  •       From Italy: TGV/TER offers connections from Milan to Lyon: check schedules as well as the required transfers.


By plane

Lyon-Saint Exupéry airport : https://www.lyonaeroports.com/

local transports

How to reach Domain Lyon Saint Joseph ?


Contact details

38 allée Jean Paul II

69110 Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon

GPS : 45,7407033 ; 4,7807927


From Perrache station: (estimated time: 25 to 30 min.)

Option 1: Metro line A towards VAULX La Soie, get off at Bellecour (2nd stop)

Option 2: Exit the station towards Place Carnot, follow the signs to “Quais de Saône Arrêt Pont Kitchener”: Bus C20 or C20E.


From Lyon Part-Dieu train station: (estimated time: 35 to 50 min.)

Metro line B towards “Oullins”, get off at “Saxe-Gambetta” (2nd stop)

Transfer to line D towards “Vaise” station, get off at “Bellecour” (2nd stop).


Access Map to Domaine Saint Joseph
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Lyons City Map
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Public transport plan Lyon
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How to reach the Hôtel Région de Lyon ?


Contact details

1 esplanade François Mitterrand - CS 20033

69269 Lyon Cedex 02

T. 04 26 73 40 00

GPS : 45,740858 ; 4,819629


By public transport:

Tram T 1 / Stop “Hôtel de Région-Montrochet”

Bus 63 - 8 - S1 / Stop “Hôtel de Région-Montrochet”


“Cars du Rhône”-bus lines 105 - 125 - 185 / Stop “Hôtel de Région-Montrochet”

From airport to the city centre

From Lyon-Saint Exupéry airport, you can take the “Rhônexpress” tram to Lyon Part-Dieu train station in under 30 minutes.

Operating 7 days a week, including holidays, from 4:25am to midnight.


·         Every 15 minutes from 6am to 9pm

·         Every 30 minutes from 4:25am to 6am and from 9pm till midnight.

Departures and arrivals at the TGV train terminal of Lyons-Saint Exupéry airport

One-way: €14. 90 (internet fare)
Return: €26.20 (internet fare)




private transports

      Optional transport (for a fee): Lyon Part-Dieu train station/Domain Lyon Saint Joseph.

If you need individual transport from Lyon Part-Dieu station to Domain Lyon Saint-Joseph, please state it clearly in your registration form.


2.     Free shuttle: Domaine Lyon Saint Joseph-Official opening/welcome drink (5:10pm) and regional gastronomic evening (6:10pm) Transportation from the Domain Lyon St-Joseph to the official opening ceremony at the Conseil regional, as well as to the evening events on 17th and 18th October and the guided tour of Lyon on the afternoon of 19th October is complementary for all congress participants.