Coming to Lyon

How to get to Lyon?

Coming by train

Lyon is 2 hours from Paris (a train every 30 minutes), 1h40 from Marseille, and 5 hours from London via Eurostar.

2 stations in the city centre: Gare de la Part Dieu and Gare de Perrache.

2 extra-mural stations: St-Exupéry airport station, directly linked to the Paris Charles De Gaulle airport/station (Rhône Express shuttle to the city centre).

Coming by plane: St-Exupéry Airport

Rhône Express shuttle linking it to Part Dieu in less than 30 minutes, allowing numerous public transport connections on arrival. Departures every 15 minutes from 6am to 9pm (then every 30 minutes from 4.25am to 6am and from 9pm to midnight). Fares and practical information:

Carpooling to the centre of Lyon can be a cheaper alternative: 

Coming by bus or car


Bus: 2 bus stations within the city: Gare de la Part Dieu and Gare de Perrache.

You will be attending Lyon MUN 2020 and need some tips? Our team has negociated discounts for accomodation and transportation! Here is a list of them:

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✔️ Book a room at our partner StayCity Apparthotel Lyon Garibaldi and benefit from – 15% on your stay (from 20 May 2020 to 23 May 2020 inclusive) with the link:
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✔️ Book a room at our partner hotel Lagrange Lumière and benefit from – 10% on your stay (only for email or phone reservations). Specify that you are attending LyonMUN.

How to get to Jean Moulin University Lyon 3 – Manufacture des Tabacs campus? 

Manufacture des Tabacs – Lyon 3
6 cours Albert Thomas
69008 Lyon
(entrance at 6 rue Pr.Rollet or 1 avenue des Frères Lumières)

Public transport

Metro D – Sans Souci station
Tram T4 – Stop Manufacture-Montluc
Bus lines C7, C25, 69 and 296 – Stop Manufacture-Montluc
For more information and itineraries, the Transports en Commun Lyonnais (TCL) website:


Vélo’v stations (Lyon’s self-service bicycle system) available throughout the city:

Finding your way in the Manufacture des Tabacs

Don’t want to get lost in these huge buildings between coffee breaks and committee sessions?  Download the map of the premises: